Ascension Health Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) | Physical Therapy | FT Day in Waco, Texas

Job ID: 238036

Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) | Physical Therapy | FT Day

Waco, Texas


Additional Job Information

Title: Physical Therapist Assistant

City, State: Waco, TX

Location: Providence Health Center

Department: Physical Therapy

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Day, 40 hours, Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Physical Therapist Assistant conducts medically prescribed physical therapy under the supervision of a physical therapist.


  • Provides physical therapy interventions under a plan of care written by a physical therapist.

  • Performs therapy interventions utilizing techniques and skills as appropriate for the patient population.

  • Documents treatment interventions given.

  • May coordinate activities of physical therapy aides, students and other support personnel.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certified BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Assistant Rehab Therapist specializing in Physical Therapy Asst credentialed from the Texas Executive Council of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Examiners obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.


  • Associate Degree

  • Associate's degree from an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant program required.

Work Experience:

  • 2 years of experience as a Physical Therapist Assistant preferred.

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Note: If this job opening falls within the Nursing, Nursing Support, or Frontline Supervisor job families, in order to be considered for this job opening you will be required to complete an online fit assessment and satisfy all other job requirements. Details on completing the assessment will be emailed to you one business day after your completed application has been submitted.

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