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Facility: GSS NM Las Cruces Vlg
Location: Las Cruces, NM
Address: 3025 Terrace Dr, Las Cruces, NM 88011, USA
Job Schedule: PRN
Weekly Hours: Varies
Assists patients/residents/clients with therapy activities and
exercises scheduled in a treatment plan, under the supervision of a
physical therapist, to improve patients'/residents'/clients'
quality of life and ability to perform daily activities. Provides,
monitors and records therapy services to patients/residents/clients
with physical, cognitive, developmental impairments, in line with
related standard concepts, practices and procedures. The physical
therapy assistant selects, implements, and makes modifications to
therapeutic activities and interventions that are consistent with
demonstrated competency levels, patient's/resident's/client's
goals, and the requirements of the practice setting and/or state
licensure. Contributes to this process by exchanging information
with and providing documentation to the physical therapist about
the patient's/resident's/client's responses to and communications
during intervention. Responsible for being knowledgeable about the
patient's/resident's/client's targeted physical therapy outcomes
and for providing information and documentation related to outcome
achievement. Follows and adheres to accepted clinical practice
guidelines of professional organization. As needed, performs other
related duties as requested.
Based on facility needs and assigned locations, may focus on
those receiving intervention in the post-acute, long term care and
home health care environments.
Flexible scheduling, beautiful setting.
Appropriate education level required in accordance with state
licensure. Must also be a graduate through an approved American
Physical Therapy Association (APTA) program as a Physical Therapist
Must be licensed as a Physical Therapist Assistant in the
state(s) of practice. Conforms to the supervision and licensing
standards of the state(s) where services are provided. Basic Life
Support (BLS) certification required within six months of
employment. When applicable, may require valid driver's
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package
for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on
eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental
insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement
plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To
review your benefit eligibility, visit https://good-sam.jobs/benefits
The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer
M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and
would like to request an accommodation for help with your online
application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to
The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An
accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment
background screening as a condition of employment.
Job Function: Allied Health
Req Number: R-48339