HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Physical Therapist Assistant - PRN in Dickson, Tennessee

_TriStar Horizon Medical Center – Dickson, TN_

Celebrating over 50 years of providing quality healthcare to Dickson and the surrounding communities, TriStar Horizon Medical Center is a fully accredited, 157-bed regional medical center. We offer a full array of services including cardiology, diagnostic imaging, emergency, inpatient rehabilitation, oncology, orthopedics, and women’s services. As an Accredited Chest Pain Center and a Primary Stroke Center, TriStar Horizon is a leading provider of emergency heart and stroke care.

In 2015 TriStar Horizon opened the TriStar Natchez ER, an 8-bed full service ER located at the TriStar Natchez Medical Park on Highway 46. In addition to the existing 26-bed emergency room at TriStar Horizon, this full service ER will provide year round emergency care as well as imaging services and comprehensive laboratory testing.

TriStar Horizon Medical Center is currently looking for anPhysical Therapist Assistant - PRN/Per Diem.

Shifts: Mostly weekend coverage unless volume is high or PTO coverage is needed.

_POSITION SUMMARY:_ Under the supervision of a physical therapist, the assistant provides treatment in the hospital to restore function and prevent disability following disease, injury, or loss of a body part. Responsible for maintaining standards of professional and ethical practice in the provision of physical therapy services. Provide the highest quality healthcare with care and compassion, with a vision that is patient oriented, advanced in technology, of the highest quality, and cost effective. Participates in Performance Improvement activities to assure continuous Quality Improvement. Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, co-workers and all other customers. Promotes a supportive, teamwork-oriented environment. Fulfills departmental responsibilities with the long-range plan, mission, vision and values of Horizon.

_POSITION QUALIFICATIONS_ * Associates of Arts in Physical Therapy Assistant from an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant Program. * Current registration with the TN State Board of Physical Therapy Assistance. * BLS Healthcare Provider Certification required within 90 days of hire or promotion.


Title: Physical Therapist Assistant - PRN

Location: Tennessee-Dickson-Horizon Medical Center

Requisition ID: 02902-53504