Physical Therapy Assistant


Full-time, Part-time, Per Diem, Per Visit
North Haven, Rocky Hill
Posted 3 months ago

Are you a superstar Physical Therapist Assistant and are looking to join an agency that values your work experience and work life balance? We would love to hear from you!

Masters in Home Care is a multiple year winner of the Hartford Courant and Hearst Media Top Workplaces of Connecticut.

If you are passionate about providing one-on-one patient care, and working for a dynamic home health care agency, call us today or email us at hr@mastersinhomecare.com! We offer competitive wages in a professional and supportive environment. This position will provide coverage in both homes and facilities as assigned. Our offices are located in Rocky Hill and North Haven.

What you will be doing:

1. After an initial visit has been made by the registered physical therapist or occupational therapist for evaluation of the patient and establishment of a patient care plan, the therapy assistant may provide ongoing therapy services in accordance with the established plan.

2. The therapy assistant, with prior approval of the registered physical therapist or occupational therapist, may adjust a specific treatment regime in accordance with changes in the patient’s status.

3. Prioritizes, plans treatment and travel times to provide for maximum efficiency, yet meet the needs of the patients.

4. Follows the Plan of Care and performs therapeutic interventions as directed by the Physical Therapist.

5. Completes and submits required documentation within established agency guidelines.

6. Monitors visit frequency and duration by reviewing physician’s’ orders and comparing to the Plan of Care and documentation.

What you will bring:

1. Successful completion of an education program accredited by the American Physical Therapy Association.

2. Minimum of One year experience as a Physical Therapy Assistant.

3. Successful completion of a Competency and Proficiency Test and Skills evaluation appropriate for the position upon hire.

4. Valid Physical Therapist Assistant license in the state of Connecticut.

5. Prior home care experience preferred.

6. Your own reliable transportation.

Masters In Home Care offers a competitive salary and benefits package to full time employees including:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance options
  • Life Insurance
  • Short term disability insurances
  • Generous paid time off including vacation, sick, holidays, and personal time. Our PTO carries over year to year!
  • 401(k) retirement plan including match (eligibility period applies)

Masters In Home Care works on a clinical point of care system which provides real time access to patient data remotely in the field from a tablet computer. Our therapists demonstrate timely and accurate computer documentation of patient/job information to facilitate the development of the OASIS data set, orders for service, creation of time sheets and other required patient/employment documents and reports.

Job Features

Job Category

Physical Therapist

Pay

$33-$39 an hour

Medical Benefits

Two options through UHC

Dental Benefits

Two options through UHC

Family Leave

paid

Tuition

reimbursement

401(k)

retirement savings plan

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