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Physical Therapy Assistant: Lake Isabella

Compassionate Care Home Health and Hospice Agency

Physical Therapy Assistant: Lake Isabella

Bakersfield, CA
Part Time
  • Responsibilities

    Compassionate Care Home Health and Hospice

    Fresno, CA 93711

    Company Description

    Are you looking for a place where you can make a genuine difference in our patient’s lives?

    Compassionate Care Home Health & Hospice has three locations throughout the Valley and we’re growing fast! Our top priority is maintaining our culture of love for our patients and employees, alike. Our commitment to our core values allows us to be the provider and employer of choice. We embrace a diverse workforce and understand that our employees are key to providing quality care and are our most important resource.

    Join us today and grow with us!


    Are you looking for a career where you can make a meaningful difference in our patient’s lives?

    We have 3 locations and are growing. Compassionate Care Home Health & Hospice’s philosophy is love and nurture for our patients and each other. Find passion and purpose with us today!

    The physical therapy assistant (PTA) provides physical therapy services under the direction of the

    physical therapist and according to the physician's plan of care.


    1. Provides direct physical therapy according to directions of a qualified physical therapist and

    in accordance with the physician's plan of care and as defined in the state Physical Therapy

    Practice Act.

    1. Treats patient to relieve pain, develop or restore function, and maintain maximum


    1. Directs and aids patients in active and passive therapeutic exercises, muscle reeducation,

    gait and functional training, transfer activities and prosthetic training.

    1. Observes and reports to the physical therapist and the Organization personnel the patient’s

    reaction to treatment and any changes in the patient's condition.

    1. Instructs patients in care and use of wheelchairs, braces, crutches, canes, and prosthetic or

    orthotic devices.

    1. Maintains necessary records; clinical notes and conference notes, which will be

    incorporated into the patient’s clinical record in prescribed time frames.

    1. Participates in Organization Home Care Team Members meetings and Organization

    In-service Education Program.

    1. Performs other duties as assigned.


    1. Graduate of an accredited physical therapy assistant program with either an Associate’s

    degree in science or applied science that is approved by American Physical Therapy

    Association, Inc.

    1. Current certification or license as required by state law.

    2. Demonstrates good verbal and written communication and organization skill

    3. Possess and maintain current CPR certification.

    4. Licensed driver with automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance

    with the organization requirements.Additional Information

    Here at Compassionate Care Home Health and Hospice, we are committed to our employees and their well-being. Benefits Include:

    Competitive compensation

    Dynamic, fun, team-oriented work environment

    Countless growth and development opportunities

    Flexible Schedules

    Medical, dental and vision insurance

    Company Paid Life insurance

    Mileage Reimbursement


    Paid Holidays

    Paid Sick Days

    Employee Assistance Program



    And so much more!

    Compassionate Care Home Health and Hospice