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Texas Health Resources Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - PRN; Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm - Inpatient - Texas Health Stephenville in Stephenville, Texas

Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant (PRN) – As needed, Inpatient only

Are you looking for a rewarding career away from the big city? We’re looking for a Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant like you to join our Texas Health family.

Position Highlights

  • Work location: is 411 Belknap St, Stephenville TX 76401

  • Work environment: PT/OT/ST Outpatient Inpatient Hospital Services

  • Work hours: PRN, As needed, Monday through Friday; 8:00am to 5:00pm

  • Salary range: $25.36 - $38.71 per hour (based on relevant experience)

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Stephenville has a long history of providing quality care to the residents of Erath County and surrounding areas. As a designated Level IV Trauma Center, we offer a wide range of emergency services. The hospital has also been nationally recognized as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology, giving patients access to advances in technology and treatment. Our cardiovascular rehabilitation program focuses on treating cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases through education, prevention, rehabilitation and disease management.

  • Associate Degree or completion of a Therapist Assistant program (required)

  • Previous inpatient experience (preferred)

  • PTA - Texas Physical Therapist Assistant License (required)

  • BCLS – Basic Cardiac Life Support prior to providing independent patient care (required)

Position Responsibilities Texas Health Licensed Physical Therapy Assistants are responsible for obtaining/verifying physician order for therapy and validating for appropriateness. Reviewing available medical records and obtaining pertinent medical history from therapist documentation and patient report. Ensuring that patient has given informed consent to treatment.

In addition to the required qualifications, a successful Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant will

  • identify problems that need further assessment by therapist and possible change to treatment plan.

  • demonstrate competence in the performance of age appropriate patient assessment and individualizes care based on age specific needs.

  • identify patient accomplishment of goals and report to therapist what goals need to be updated or revised therapy.

  • participate in discharge planning for patient.

  • use therapeutic treatment techniques appropriate to patient age and desire for treatment.

  • educate patient and family through instruction, demonstration, and/or appropriate handouts in treatment plan, safety issues, home programs/self management and assistive equipment.

Why Texas Health As a Texas Health Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant you’ll enjoy top-notch benefits including 401(k) with match, paid time off, competitive health insurance choices, healthcare and dependent care spending account options, wellness programs to keep you and your family healthy, tuition reimbursement, a student loan repayment program and more.

At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture make THR a great place to work.

Here are a few of our recent awards:

  • 2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7th year in a row)

  • Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)

  • “America’s Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes

  • A “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work®

Additional perks of being a Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant

  • Gain a sense of accomplishment by contributing in a teamwork environment

  • Positively impact patients’ quality of life

  • Receive excellent mentorship, comprehensive training and dedicated clinical leadership resources

  • Enjoy opportunities for growth

Explore our Texas Health careers site for info like Benefits , Job Listings by Category , recent Awards we’ve won and more.

Do you still have questions or concerns? Feel free to email your questions to recruitment@texashealth.org .

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.