Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa
AdventHealth Tampa Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.
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You Will Be Responsible For:
Collection of comprehensive data pertinent to the patients’ health or situation.
Assists the Physical Therapist in the review of assessment data to identify diagnoses or issues.
Assists the Physical Therapist in planning interventions and goals with the patient / family based on identified problems and desired outcomes.
The Patient’s Plan of Care is developed to attain expected outcomes.
Implements the identified plan.
Evaluates progress toward attainment of expected outcomes.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of an accredited School for PT Assistant / Physical Therapy Assistant Degree .
FOR SPECIALTY AREAS: Previous experience as specified by PT Team Leader.
Current license as a PT Assistant; valid BCLS or completion within 90 days of hire.
Comprehensive knowledge and application of principles of medical physical therapy for therapeutic diagnostics and treatment.
Ability to communicate effectively in written, verbal and electronic formats with patients, staff, physicians, nurses and administrators.
Ability to plan, organizes, direct and evaluates the work of others.
Ability to initiate and promote innovation and change.
Ability to establish collaborative alliances and promote teamwork.
Ability to establish and update Plan of Care.
Skill and knowledge in working with an automated information systems in a healthcare setting.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.