Providence Health & Services Physical Therapy Assistant -Transitional Care *Sign On Bonus* in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Physical Therapy Assistant (Day Shift, 1.0 FTE/40 hours a week) to the Providence Transitional Care Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers who are delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
This position offers a sign on bonus for eligible external candidates only.
Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.
In this position you will:
Provide physical therapy to residents under the direction of a Physical Therapist as prescribed by a physician licensed in the state of Alaska.
Document progress toward goals in the medical record according to facility guidelines.
Provide resident, family and staff education in a variety of settings.
Complete Competency Plan for assigned job and department.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assistant or equivalent educ/experience.
Must have a current license from the state of Alaska as a Physical Therapy Assistant.
Current BLS certification from American Heart Association upon hire or the ability to accomplish within thirty (30) days of date of hire.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- One (1) year clinical experience with physical disabilities.
About the Transitional Care Neighborhood
The Transitional Care Unit has a total of 52 beds with a variety of health rehabilitation issues (ages 20 and up). This is an exciting, busy unit with constant change, many admits, discharges.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)
Req ID: 302520