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Physiotherapy Assistant (NOC 3237)
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Wage:

$21.00 per hour

 

Hours:

32 hours per week (full-time permanent position)

 

Location of Work: 

62 St. Jean Avenue, Timmins, ON P4R 0A6

 

Job Description:

-  Provide physiotherapy services that achieve and maintain optimal outcomes to Long Term Care Home Residents

-  Assist in the provision of physiotherapy services under the direction and supervision of registered/licensed physiotherapist

-  Assist patients with exercises, pain management and physical treatment programs to restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain, etc.

-  Use mechanical traction, deep-tissue massage, electrical stimulation, hot packs or cold compresses, electrotherapy and ultrasound therapy to relieve pain and improve circulation and flexibility

-  Assist in developing exercise plans to restore, maintain and promote overall fitness and health

-  Instruct patients to use assistive and adaptive devises to assist with walking and safe mobility

-  Communicate with patients and provide support and information

-  Document patient’s progress, conduct examinations and modify treatments when necessary and specified by physiotherapists

-  Conduct treatment programs according to instructions received from physiotherapists such as passive/active range of motion, passive stretching, thermotherapy, hydrotherapy and electrotherapeutic techniques to rehabilitate residents with various conditions to maximize their independence, improve their quality of life and prevent decline in physical function

 

Job Requirements:

-  Completion of a college program in physical rehabilitation therapy or physical therapy assistant (PTA) program and supervised practical training

-  Experience in LTC setting an asset

 

How to Apply:

Send resume by e-mail to: info@achievahealth.ca

 

Company: 

Physiotherapy Associates

4-355 Eglinton Avenue East

Toronto, Ontario M4P 1M5

Job Title Physiotherapy Assistant (NOC 3237)
Date Posted 2017-Nov-30
Expiry Date 2018-May-30
Ad ID:11555
Post Details
Posted By Physiotherapy Associates
Email info@achievahealth.ca
City or Province Timmins, ON
Category
Location Ontario
Job Type Full-time
Classification Health and Social Services