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Physical Therapy Aide II/Technical Aide – OP Physical Therapy – Apopka – Part Time in Apopka, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 4/16/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Apopka, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    4/16/2019
  • Job ID:
    279615
  • Job Function
    Rehabilitation
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    Day
  • Application Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Centra Care

Job Description



Physical Therapy Aide II/Technical Aide – OP Physical Therapy – Apopka – Part Time

AdventHealth seeks to hire a Physical Therapy Aide II/Technical Aide who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.



Facility Profile:

Established in 1908, AdventHealth is one of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in the country, caring for more than a million patients each year. The 2,675-bed acute-care medical facility, comprised of nine hospitals, has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best hospitals in the country for over 10 years. It serves as a community hospital for Greater Orlando and as a major tertiary referral hospital for Central Florida and much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and Latin America.



Work Hours/Shifts:

Monday – Friday (may vary); 7:00am – 7:00pm



Job Summary:

Non-licensed worker who is specifically trained to perform duties necessary to expedite the efficient functioning of the department. As allowed by State Practice Act and under the supervision of a therapist/therapist assistant/ATC/RN, assists with providing direct and indirect services to a specific age group in the acute care, inpatient and/or outpatient rehabilitation settings. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies, and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Basic computer skills to include Outlook, Microsoft Office and Windows (Preferred)
  • High School Diploma or GED (Preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification for Inpatient areas only
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification (Preferred)


Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s Core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.

  • Works without close supervision, consulting with supervisors/managers when appropriate, seeking approval and advice on situations outside personal authority and expertise as observed by the Team Manager/RN.
  • Maintains professional and functional work environment by keeping equipment and work areas clean, appropriately stocked and orderly. Assists in maintaining all department equipment in safe and proper working order by checking it prior to use. Completes reports and work orders and sequesters all confirmed or suspected malfunctioning equipment. Ensures that electrical equipment is maintained (PM checks) on a yearly or on as needed basis, as evident by maintaining timely, accurate and legible records.
  • Anticipates needs and prepares to assist with patient care. Ensures patient and staff safety by recognizing situations which place patient or staff at risk and responds appropriately.
  • Assists staff with patient care, treatment and other tasks by correctly and promptly carrying out assigned activities/duties.
  • Demonstrates approach and communication skills appropriate to the population served, which may include: Neonate/Infant (birth < 1), Pediatric (1 < 12 yrs), Adolescent (12 < 18 yrs), Adult (18 < 65 yrs) and Geriatric (65 + yrs).
  • Assists in other work assigned/requested, with clerical duties and marketing functions.
  • Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department.
  • Willingly adjusts and adapts to changes in workload by altering working hours to assist in other areas/centers/programs as approved and observed by supervisor/manager.
  • Practices principles of employee and patient safety when performing daily job activities via observation.
  • Complies with FH Compliance Plan, rules and regulations of all local, state, and federal agencies, and with the standards of all accrediting bodies and payors as evident through documentation reviews, tracers and rounds results.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Physical Therapy Aide II/Technical Aide opportunity with AdventHealth and apply online today.



Job Keywords:

Physical Therapy Aide II, Technical Aide, OP Physical Therapy, Apopka, Part Time



Position Location:  
Job:  Rehabilitation
Organization:  AdventHealth Centra Care
Primary Location:  US-FL-Apopka
Schedule:  Part-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  None
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Apr 12, 2019, 6:56:03 PM

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