The Purpose of the PTA is to Provide patient/resident assessment, care planning, direct treatment and consultation to a general rehab caseload. Participates in the clinical team process. Provides teaching and training to caregiver staff. Involvement in clinical program development. Supervises other therapists, assistants, aides and students as required.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Therapy. Beyond grandfathering requirements, a DPT is required. And Continued Ed hours must be maintained throughout career. Appropriate licensing requirements by individual states must be maintained.
Current license by the applicable state agency. Current membership in professional organizations preferred. Two years of clinical experience preferred.
Please contact Christine Cassarino at 860.444.1175 for more information.