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Physical Therapist Assistant PRN

Washington, Washington DC
Job Type
19 May 2023

Vertis Therapy is looking for a dedicated Physical Therapy Assistant for consistent PRN hours during the week at our beautiful Assisted Living in Washington, DC. Vertis Therapy is a therapist owned company that provide ongoing support and training to our staff.

1:1 treatments

flexible scheduling

therapist autonomy

The Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) performs physical therapy treatments under the clinical supervision of the Physical Therapist. The Physical Therapist Assistant participates as a member of the interdisciplinary team providing support and information within the area of Physical Therapy.

Primary Responsibilities include:

Provide Physical Therapy treatments to patients according to treatment plans developed by the Physical Therapist.
Assist the Physical Therapist when performing tests, evaluations, and complex treatment procedures.
Observe, record and report to the Physical Therapist patient conditions, reactions and responses related to treatment.
Maintain daily records of treatments and document progress notes on patients as directed by the Physical Therapist.
Assist the Physical Therapist in consulting with family members, physicians and other health care professionals, as appropriate.
Assist with the care of the Physical Therapy department and equipment.
Assisting the Physical Therapist with in-service programs and other meetings as assigned by the Physical Therapist.
Access continuing education opportunities appropriate to discipline and responsibilities in order to maintain clinical currency.
Act in compliance with Vertis Therapy Management Policies and Procedures, State, Federal and Professional Organization regulatory and professional standards and guidelines.
Attend and participate in staff meetings and other meetings as requested.
Perform other duties, as assigned.


Associate of Science degree in Physical Therapy Assistant.
Current license or eligible for license under statutes in the state of practice.
Prefer minimum one (1) year rehabilitation experience in setting serving the same age/type of patient population served by this facility.
Prefer active membership in the state and national American Physical Therapy Association.
Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
Adequate computer skills in order to complete required job duties and computerized documentation.
Ability to understand and follow the directions of the Physical Therapist and the policies and procedures of Vertis Therapy.

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  • Job Reference: 1010173692-2
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Vertis Therapy
  • Location: Washington, Washington DC
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent