Western Plains Medical Complex
The Physical Therapy Assistantassists the professional therapy staff by providing variable duties to promotethe smooth operation of the department; prepares patients for therapy treatment by helping the patient todisrobe, get on plinth, or any other necessary action; cleans treatment rooms and replenishessupplies in each room; providestransporting service for patients to come to and from Acute Care /and otherdepartments; assists patients with therapeutic exercise and various modalitiesunder therapist supervision; answers telephone and schedules patients fortreatment; assists with billing andcomputer input; assists professional personnel with procedures that mightrequire assistance, within the training/ability; cleans therapy equipment as requested; performs other duties as assigned.
Must possess a current, active KansasLicense as a Physical Therapist assistant as verified through the Kansas StateBoard of Physical Therapy Examiners
Special Skills & Qualifications:
Musthave strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills. Effectivehuman relations skills are required for
interfacingwith team members, all levels of staff, physicians, patients, families andother contacts. Must possess the abilityto effectively function in a stressful environment. Must possess the ability to use the followingequipment; Telephone/Overhead Paging System/Fax Machine/Calculator/Computer. Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran