Physical Therapist Assistant - Outpatient Orthopedics

Company: Westmed Medical Group ( Learn More )

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Job Description Position Summary
Exciting New Opportunity for a Physical Therapist Assistant -- New graduates are welcome!!
Westmed Medical Group currently has a full-time position available at our office in Stamford, Connecticut for a Physical Therapist Assistant.  This is an exciting opportunity for a Physical Therapist Assistant to join our growing practice. 

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities
  • Review patient records for current diagnosis, past medical history, precautions, and contraindications
  • Provide skilled physical therapy services / interventions in accordance with physical therapy plan of care
  • Communicate, in a timely manner, with physical therapists as appropriate to discuss progress
  • Document patient treatment in the electronic documentation and billing system

  • Required Qualifications
  • Successful completion of a physical therapist assistant program
  • Current licensure in state of Connecticut as a Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Current CPR certification
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

    Company Overview
    Westmed Medical Group is a large, award-winning multi-specialty medical practice, with headquarters in Purchase, NY. It is staffed by a team of over 500 Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers who are dedicated to providing coordinated, efficient and the highest quality of patient care at its 13 locations in Westchester County, NY and Fairfield County, CT. The practice, known for its one-stop-shopping medical experience for patients, uses state-of-the-art systems and has a national reputation for measured healthcare excellence. Westmed offers 60+ medical specialties and currently has over 1,000 employees. Our mission is to be your trusted partner in comprehensive, lifelong care. The foundation for service excellence at Westmed Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. Westmed is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level. Westmed has been one of 480 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide since 2012, and was ranked a Fortune® 2017 Best Workplaces in Healthcare and in New York State.

    Here at Westmed Medical Group, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart' & “Nice'. Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.

    We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see Westmed physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more. Westmed Medical Group has also been GreatRated! as a Great Place to Work, the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.
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