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Good Samaritan Society PTA/Physical Therapist Assistant - Socorro, NM - Full Time in Socorro, New Mexico

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As a not-for-profit organization, Sanford Health and Good Samaritan Society strive to give our patients, residents and their families the quality care and individualized service they deserve. Join a large, collaborative family and spend more one-on-one time with patients/residents and build lasting relationships today.

Facility: GSS NM Socorro Vlg
Location: Socorro, NM
Address: 1203 US-60, Socorro, NM 87801, USA
Shift: Day
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 32.00
Salary Range: $25.00 - $30.50

Department Details

  • Our mission is ‘Dedicated to sharing God’s love through health, healing, and comfort’

  • 100 year legacy as a Christian based organization dedicated to serving others

  • We offer the highest quality of care and life possible to residents and clients, so they can focus more on what matters most

  • Committed to safety as our highest priority. As caregivers, we commit to the safety of patients, residents, families, and each other because every moment matters – every day, every word, every interaction… every life!

  • Career growth opportunities including Supervisory and Lead roles, Specialty Certifications, and the Senior Therapist Clinical Achievement Program

  • The Therapy Governing Counsel ensures the therapists have a voice and ability to influence change

Job Summary

Join our family as a Physical Therapy Assistant and help our patients and residents maximize their potential. While working under the supervision of a Physical Therapist, a Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) assists patients and residents with therapy activities and exercises scheduled in a treatment plan to improve their quality of life and ability to perform daily activities. Physical Therapy Assistants that thrive are typically self-motivated, collaborative, efficient, organized, reliable, and empathetic. If this describes you, apply with us today as a Physical Therapy Assistant!

Responsibilities

  • Provides, monitors and records therapy services to patients/residents with physical, cognitive, or developmental impairments

  • Selects, implements, and modifies therapeutic activities and interventions consistent with demonstrated competency levels and goals

  • Exchanges information with and provides documentation to the physical therapist about responses to and communications during intervention

  • Follows and adheres to accepted clinical practice guidelines of professional organization

Qualifications

Appropriate education level required in accordance with state licensure. Must also be a graduate through an approved American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) program as a Physical Therapist Assistant.

Must be licensed as a Physical Therapist Assistant in the state(s) of practice. Conforms to the supervision and licensing standards of the state(s) where services are provided. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required within six months of employment. When applicable, may require valid driver's license.

Benefits

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordcareers.com/benefits .

The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Req Number: R-0108355
Job Function: Allied Health
Featured: No