Penn State Health Physical Therapy Assistant (PRN) - Physical Therapy Inptnt in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: PRN
Responsible for assistance in administering prescribed programs of physical therapy and assist with patient evaluations.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS :
Associate's degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant from a program accredited by the American Physical Therapy Association plus 3 to 12 months of experience required.
Passage of a state licensing exam and CPR- certification required.
Able to stand and walk frequently; sit occasionally.
Able to lift/carry 0-20 frequently; 21-50 lbs occasionally.
Able to push/pull 0-35 lbs frequently; 36-75 lbs occasionally.
Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.
Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.
*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Union: Non Bargained