New Graduates Welcome!
Schedule: Three 12-hour Shifts on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
The Physical Therapist Assistant in Acute Care is responsible for daily treatments which may consist of, but are not limited to: gait training, transfer training, functional mobility, balance training, strength training, therapeutic exercise, and patient and family education. S/He is also responsible for maintaining appropriate documentation per department, HIPAA, and TJC standards.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary offered commensurate with experience.
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.