Extra attention to detail Exceptional outcomes BE THE
CONNECTION. Your role as a physical therapyassistant (PTA)
lets you be the connection between dedication to detail andpatient
outcomes that exceed expectations. Use your passion for
rehabilitationto ensure that patients receive care that sets the
standard as you treat patients with compassion and empathy. Enhance
the impact of yourabilities with national post-acute care leader
WhatMakes Encompass Health Careers Different—and Better:
Working at Encompass Health means being partof something
special: A team that is passionate about making an impact
onpatients’ lives each day. Unlike the typical hospital setting,
Encompass Healthoffers you the unique opportunity to walk alongside
patients on their road torecovery from stroke, spinal cord
injuries, neurological disorders, joint replacements,multiple
trauma and cardiac/pulmonary conditions. As you help patients
achievegoals and regain independence, you can form significant
relationships with themand celebrate the successes they experience
along the way.
Our culture of compassion and collaborationis founded on more
than just the care we provide our patients; it is expressedin the
values we live. We encourage and empower each employee to
keeplearning and growing by providing the resources to deliver a
better way tocare. At Encompass Health, you’ll find something
decidedly different and moresatisfying: A career that is
challenging, inspiring and rewarding. Maximize your talent and join
ateam that is committed to setting the standard for better
healthcare with this engaging opportunity:
PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT (PTA)
Here is youropportunity to channel the full extent of your
knowledge, skills, ambition, andexperience on a daily basis.
Inspire our patients to progress each day as you:
• Provide physical therapy treatment andpatient care according
to hospital, state and federal regulations andprofessional
• Perform physical therapy treatmenttasks as delegated by and
supervised by physical therapists.
• Maintain open and ongoing communicationwith hospital
departments to ensure that patient, staff and hospital needs
Credentials: • Current state licensure orcertification on
or before the first day of employment required.
• CPR certification preferred unlessotherwise required by
• Successful completion of an associate’sdegree from an
accredited physical therapy program preferred.
• Demonstrated competence in physicaltherapy treatment.
• Effective communication skills forworking with patients,
families, and caregivers required.
Enjoy competitive compensation and benefits that start on day
• Benefits that begin when you do. • Affordable medical, dental
and vision plansprovided to meet the needs of full and part-time
employees and their families.
• Generous paid time off that increases withtenure.
• Tuition reimbursement and continuingeducation
• Company-matching 401(k) and employeestock-purchase plans.
• Flexible spending and health savings accounts. About
Us: Helping patients regain hope andindependence, Encompass
Health is a national leader in post-acute care. Weoperate
rehabilitation hospitals and offer home health and hospice care in
36 statesas well as Puerto Rico. Following the Encompass Way, we
are driven by our corevalues: We proudly set the standard, lead
with empathy, do what’s right, focuson the positive, and remain
Realize the powerful difference you can make.Take this
opportunity to join our team.
To learn more about us, pleasevisit us online at
Connect with us: https://www.facebook.com/EncompassCareers
Equal Opportunity Employer
Address: 8338 W. 13th Street, Wichita 67212
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: PRN / Pool / As Needed
Job ID: 2021825