WellStar Health Systems Physical Therapy Assistant PTA - Facility Rehab Float in Marietta, Georgia

Job Title:

Physical Therapy Assistant PTA - Facility Rehab Float

Job ID:

ES-1150617

City:

Marietta, GA

Facility:

Enterprise Support

Employment Type:

PRN

Full/Part Time:

PRN

Shift:

Days

Department:

HR WellStar Temps

Description:

Join the team named one of the Top 100 Companies by Working Mother Magazine and a 2015 Fortune 100 " Best Companies to Work For"

WellStar is the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. With eleven unique hospitals, over 1,000 beds, and a strong Physicians Group, WellStar has become a shining example of what’s possible when talented, passionate people dedicate themselves to making a difference in the industry and in the communities we serve. We are more than 20,000 strong to meet the health demands and needs of our communities.

This is a Weekend position for a PRN Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA). The PTA will support the Workforce Management Rehabilitation Float Team and is required to float between multiple Wellstar hospitals depending on individual departments’ needs on a day to day basis. Opportunity for flexible self-scheduling and varied work environments. This position enables the therapist to maintain a comprehensive skill competency and play a vital role in the delivery of World Class care to our patients at WellStar.

WellStar facilities included in the current service area include Kennestone, located in Marietta, Cobb, located in Austell, Windy Hill Long Term Acute Care located in Marietta, Douglas located in Douglasville and Paulding Hospital and Nursing Home located in Hiram, Georgia.

The physical therapy assistant, under the direction of the physical therapist, collaborates in planning and implementing programs that help to restore or improve function in mobility, strength, coordination and range of motion in patients suffering from disease or injury. Services are provided across the full continuum and rendered in a cost conscious, quality focused and customer oriented manner. Compliance with all applicable regulatory standards is also required in this role.

Required Minimum Education, Licensure/Certification and Experience for this position:

  • Graduate from an accredited physical therapy assistant program.

  • Current licensure as a physical therapist assistant in the state of Georgia

  • 2 years recent pertinent experience in an acute care setting with a focus in Inpatient Rehab and Acute Care Adult/Geriatric patient populations as a PTA..

  • Effective communication skills, customer service focused, team oriented, and basic computer skills, experience with EPIC, experience with rendering service in a productivity driven environment.

Come see why our employees love their career at WellStar and enjoy work-life balance and the opportunity for advancement from within.

We offer competitive salary and an excellent benefits package, including a fully funded Pension Plan, Retirement Savings Plan (403b) with company match, on-going training to include leadership development & advancement, tuition reimbursement, bonus incentive programs, free employee parking on campus, cutting edge technology, onsite fitness and child care facilities.

We believe in life well-lived at WellStar.

Apply today to become the newest shining star in our ever-growing healthcare network.

Thank you for your interest in WellStar.

We are an equal opportunity employer.