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UnityPoint Health Physical Therapist Assistant-Licensed-Inpatient in Waterloo, Iowa

Physical Therapist Assistant

UnityPoint Health – Allen Inpatient Therapy

PRN As Needed; 8 hr. shifts

The physical therapist assistant is responsible for providing physical therapy treatment to inpatients and/or outpatients. The physical therapist assistant is responsible for implementing and improving physical therapy services and providing appropriate documentation and billing for such services.

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  • Treats patients in need of physical therapy services and participates completion of treatment sessions per established treatment plans and collaborates with supervising physical therapist

  • Produces appropriate documentation and billing in compliance with all third-party payor and regulatory guidelines

  • Provides oversite and supervision of other support personnel and physical therapy students.

  • Completes appropriate communication with all patients, caregivers, fellow staff, and referring providers/clinicians.

  • Coordinates with other staff and caregivers to provide optimal care to patient including care coordination, patient care conferences, and scheduling.

  • Assists and advises supervisory personnel, management, and administration in development and implementation of quality physical therapy services, programs, policies, and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Graduate of accredited educational program in physical therapy

  • Current license, in good standing, to practice as a physical therapy assistant in the state of Iowa, or eligible.

  • Read, write, comprehend, and speak fluent English

  • Possess basic computer skills and knowledge.


  • Bachelor’s degree

  • 1-2 years’ experience

  • APTA membership

Requisition ID: 2023-133160

Street: 1825 Logan Ave

Name: 2520 UnityPoint Health Allen Hospital

Name: GenTherapy - Inpatient- Logan

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): .01

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

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