Job Description

Physical Therapist Assistant

Richmond Center is actively seeking a Physical Therapist Assistant to work in our Skilled Nursing Home Facility located in Staten Island, NY.

PTA Duties Include:

  • Measuring & recording Residents' motor function, strength, and muscle performance.
  • Observe Residents and write progress reports.
  • Assist Residents in carrying out specific exercises.
  • Treat Residents with a variety of techniques, like stretching and massage.
  • Help Residents use necessary equipment and devices.
  • Educate Residents on how to exercise properly to strengthen muscle and improve mobility.
  • Maintains Resident confidence by keeping the information confidential.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements.
  • Contributes to the team effort.

 

PTA Requirements Include:

  • A graduate of an accredited PTA Program
  • Current New York State PTA License
  • Experience in long-term-care settings preferred

 

 

ABOUT US:

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Richmond Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare is a 372-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in the borough of Staten Island. Our size enables a warm, nurturing environment, which allows each resident to maintain his/her individuality. Our staff is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life for all our residents, by maintaining each resident’s dignity and independence. Richmond Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care Consortium.

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Application Instructions

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