Physical Therapy Assistant

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Updated: March 20, 2020
Job ID: 215685
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Location: San Diego, CA, United States

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HJF is seeking a Physical Therapy Assistant to support the Physical Therapy Department located at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, California. HJF provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to the Physical Therapy Department. US Citizenship is required for this position.

The Incumbent will Identify patients scheduled to receive physical therapy in an outpatient setting and administer and track collection of biweekly patient-reported outcomes. Provide physical therapy treatments in an outpatient orthopedics setting for active duty Service members, Veterans, and beneficiaries.

Responsibilities:

  1. Identify patients scheduled to receive physical therapy in an outpatient setting and administer and track collection of biweekly patient-reported outcomes.
  2. Provide physical therapy treatments in an outpatient orthopedics setting for active duty Service members, Veterans, and beneficiaries.
  3. May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned or directed by the supervisor. This may include attendance of and participation in required training for role.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Must be organized, attentive to detail, and possess a positive, friendly and professional demeanor; Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience in an outpatient orthopaedic setting within the last 5 years of overall experience; Ability to learn new software quickly (including but not limited to electronic health records and scheduling systems), Demonstrates competence in oral and written communication; Must be flexible with changing priorities and able to communicate in a diplomatic and professional manner; Computer skills including at least intermediate level experience with Microsoft Office Software including MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; Experience in or exposure to research in a clinical setting is Preferred.

Minimum Education:  Associate’s Degree for a Physical Therapist Assistant is required. Bachelor's a plus.

Minimum Experience/ Training Requirements: 3-5 years of Relevant experience is required. 

Required Licenses, Certification or Registration: Certification/licensure as a Physical Therapist Assistant.

Work Environment: This position Takes place is a typical office setting. 

Background/Security: U.S. Citizenship required; eligibility to obtain and hold a Secret Security Clearance.

Employment with HJF is contingent upon successful completion of a background check, which may include, but is not limited to, contacting your professional references, verification of previous employment, addresses, education, and credentials, a criminal background check, drug screening, and a department of motor vehicle (DMV) check.  

HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.

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