HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) PRN in Kingwood, Texas

_Kingwood Medical Center__–__Kingwood, Texas_ _Physical Therapy Assistant_ __ The most advanced hospital services available in the Houston area are right in your own backyard at Kingwood Medical Center. As part of the nationwide HCA Healthcare system, Kingwood patients have access to advanced medical care and physicians trained at top hospitals. HCA and Kingwood Medical Center also provide the communities of Northeast Houston, Humble, New Caney and Cleveland, Texas with education and outreach programs.

Our doctors, nurses and staff are committed to preserving and extending the health of our patients. Here are just a few ways we show that commitment:

  • 382 licensed beds
  • 24-hour emergency room
  • Innovative and customized cardiovascular services, including heart and vascular surgery
  • State of the art imaging and endoscopy services for more accurate diagnosis and treatment plans
  • Inpatient rehab* *for physical recovery from stroke, trauma, orthopedic injuries and more
  • Neurosciences program including our Joint-Commission-accredited Primary Stroke Center and the Sleep Center of Excellence
  • Women’s Center and pediatric services with access to pediatric specialists 24/7

Kingwood Medical Centeris currently accepting applications for*Physical Therapy Assistant. *

_Responsibilities:_ __ The Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (LPTA) assists in the delivery of patient care as established by the licensed therapist to reach treatment goals through a written treatment plan. The LPTA will be responsible for maintaining patient records. The LPTA maintains good communication with physicians, licensed therapists, nurses, allied health professionals, social workers, discharge planners, and hospital personnel. The LPTA participates in continuous quality improvement and strives to excel in customer service. Employee will be responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the neonate, infant child, adolescent, adult and geriatric population.

_Qualifications:_ * Graduate of a two-year college program for Physical Therapy Assistants. Associate degree that has been approved by the American Physical Therapy Association. * One year experience in Acute/Rehabilitation Therapy. * Possesses or is eligible for valid license to practice as Physical Therapist Assistant in the State of Texas. * Trained and recertified in CPR.

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) PRN

Location: Texas-Kingwood-Kingwood Medical Center - Kingwood

Requisition ID: 03198-97008