Responsible for providing skilled physical therapy interventions to patients following established orders and goals, and based on standards of practive. The PTA works under the ongoing supervision of the Physical Therapist. This position reports to the Clinical Manager.
To perform initial and ongoing patient assessments. To perform skilled occupational therapy functions. To provide supervision and direction to the certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) providing care in the certified home care. To act as case manager for occupational therapy only cases.
To perform initial and ongoing patient assessments for patients with cognitive, communication and swallowing disorders
Responsible for providing professional nursing care for clinical patients following established standards and practices. Functions as primary clinical liaison between patients and physicians. This position also reports to Service Director for compliance, administrative and operational duties.