Ascension Health Physical Therapist Assistant - FT Day in Birmingham, Alabama
We Are Hiring
Title:Physical Therapist Assistant
Location: St Vincent's East, Trussville, AL
Department: Rehab Services
Additional Job Details:Full Time Days; 8am-4:30pm
FT Benefit package to include 8 paid holidays and PTO accrual upon hire
Company paid Short Term, Long Term, Basic Life and Accidental Death are just a few of the perks
Acute Care experience desired; computer skills desired
What You Will Do
As our Physical Therapy Assistant, you are an entrusted part of the Physical Therapy team. You will assist our PT Department to help lead and guide patients down the road to recovery and restored function.
Provides physical therapy interventions under a plan of care written by a physical therapist.
Performs therapy interventions utilizing techniques and skills as appropriate for the patient population.
Documents treatment interventions given.
May coordinate activities of physical therapy aides, students and other support personnel.
What You Will Need
BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within1 Month (30 days)of hire date or job transfer date.
LicensedRehab Therapistspecializing inPhysical Therapy Asstcredentialed from theAlabama Board of Physical Therapyobtained within3 Months (90 days)of hire date or job transfer date.
- High school diploma or GED required
- None required.
St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.
St. Vincent’s East Hospital Campus – Trussville, AL
St. Vincent’s East is licensed for 362 beds and is located just 20 minutes from downtown. It sits between Irondale and Trussville, AL. It is a general medical and surgical facility that offers a variety of programs and services to fit individual, corporate, and community needs. It is the second largest Ascension hospital in the Birmingham area. It is situated on a hill overlooking the beautiful community of Trussville, AL. This hospital has a suburb feel which appeals to those outlying communities that prefer not to have to drive downtown.
St. Vincent’s East provides all the service lines that our downtown hospital provides except for Birth Suites and NICU which is exclusive to our downtown location. It is the home for our only Behavioral Health service line and offers a level III Emergency Department.
Great location with a suburb feel for patients not wanting to drive downtown.
Part of the largest faith based, not for profit hospitals in Alabama.
Behavioral Health Facility on the East campus.
Free and easy parking for hospital and physical appointments.
Offers all the major service lines except Birth Suites/NICU.
Easy access from many rural communities.
Hospital has a longstanding presence in the community.
Excellent staff that provides care for those in their community.
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension St. Vincent’s Hospital is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.
Serving Birmingham for more than 118 years, we are a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.
Our Values:We are called to:
Service of the Poor - Generosity of spirit, especially for persons most in need
Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life
Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership
Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship
Creativity - Courageous innovation
Dedication - Affirming the hope and joy of our ministry
Our Vision: To be the recognized healthcare Employer of choice.
Equal Employment Opportunity
As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.
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