Summary of Duties:
Use physical treatment procedures to help improve mobility and relieve pain and disability caused by disease or injury. Be part of a health care team that includes doctors, occupational therapists, and social workers.
Rehabilitation Specialist work with people of all ages. Some work with elderly patients who have trouble moving about. Some work with handicapped children and others work with patients who have lost an arm or a leg, have arthritis problems, or are paralyzed. Physical therapist assistants use many different types of equipment and procedures. They treat patients by using massage, exercise, heat, cold, and light. Assistants teach patients how to use and care for wheelchairs, braces, and artificial limbs.
Rehabilitation specialist uses many different types of equipment to help people cope with pain and disability caused by disease or injury. They may also prepare a patient for a therapy session.
Environmental/Working Conditions: Normal office environment. Occasional overtime may be required and/or hours may be shortened as business needs dictate.
Any questions please feel free to give our Hiring Manager a call 941-214-5513.
Prospective physical therapist assistants can also get experience by volunteering part time in a hospital or clinic or working with handicapped children in summer camps.
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