HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Physical Therapy Assistant FT Days in Largo, Florida

Experience a higher degree of patient care at Largo Medical Center, part of the HCA West and Central Florida hospital system. Our 456-bed acute care hospital is located on two campuses-in mid-Pinellas County on the West Coast of Florida, providing medical care for the residents of Largo, and the nearby cities of Clearwater, Seminole, St. Petersburg and the Gulf Beach communities. We are the only area hospital with all private patient rooms.

We offer career growth, top technologies, and these Centers of Excellence: Chest Pain Center with PCIAdvanced Primary Stroke CenterHeart & Vascular InstituteSpine & Neuro CenterBreast Center**Cancer Care

See how we care and you will experience a supportive environment, great people and a wide array of unique services. Make excellence your goal by joining our family of hospitals. EOE

Under the direction of the physical therapist, provides treatment and rehabilitative services to patients to improve mobility, relieve pain and disability.

  • Associate of Science (A.S) degree or Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Physical Therapy Assistant program.

  • Experience in appropriate healthcare setting preferred.

  • Current state of Florida Physical Therapy Assistant license.

  • Current FIM (Functional Independence Measure) required.

  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) through American Heart Association (AHA).

  • Critical thinking and adaptability; service excellence and good interpersonal communication skills; ability to read/comprehend written instructions; ability to follow verbal and written instructions; PC skills.

  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting patients and /or equipment up to 50 pounds.

Title: Physical Therapy Assistant FT Days

Location: Florida-Largo-Largo Medical Center- Largo

Requisition ID: INT-00144-10005