Physical Therapist Assistant

Location: WK Pierremont
Department: Outpatient - Outpatient-PT
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Date Posted: 10/4/2018
Description: The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation outpatient clinic at Willis-Knighton Portico, is looking for a Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) to join our Spine Institute program. This PTA will work with other professional staff in the  spine program, using an evidence-based model. This PTA will predominantly work with the chronic spine pain patient population, utilizing a multi-disciplinary team approach. This position requires self motivation, flexibility, and good time management skills. In addition to working in the outpatient clinic this PTA will also be required to work the week end rotation in one of the Willis-Knighton acute care facilities.  Preference will be given to PTA applicants with outpatient experience.  The chosen PTA must be licensed to practice as a PTA in Louisiana.  In addition to the new employee hospital orientation, the PTA will receive departmental orientation and will also be assigned a mentor. 

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