To perform physical therapy care and support functions under the direct, on-site supervision of a physical therapist licensed to practice in Mississippi. To work together inter and intra-departmentally to provide the highest quality patient care. Performs all other duties as assigned.
Education: Graduate Physical Therapy Assistant Program-Accredited Required. *** Experience: No experience required. 1 year Healthcare/Medical - Physical Therapy - Assistant Preferred. *** License/Certification/Registries (valid for the State of MS): Physical Theraepy Assistants Licensed by the State Board of Health Required, or Applied for Licensure Required. *** Skills: Excessive physical effort required with frequent walking, lifting, pulling, pushing, bending, reaching, and stooping. Frequent periods of concentration with attention to detail. Constant changes in patient load.