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Physical Therapist Aide

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Course Advisor

Columbus, OH, United States

Position Description Under close supervision of a physical therapist or physical therapy assistant, perform only delegated, selected, or routine tasks. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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DISABILITY ACTION CENTER

Shepherd, TX, United States

There is a major difference between a physical therapist aide and a physical therapist assistant. While they may sound remarkably similar, there are s. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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Lake Chelan Physical Therapy

Chelan, WA, United States

Physical Therapist Aide Lake Chelan Physical Therapy is looking for a year round Physical Therapist Aide. We are a busy therapy clinic looking for an. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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Lake Chelan State Park

Chelan, WA, United States

Physical Therapist Aide Company: Lake Chelan Physical Therapy Job Description: Lake Chelan Physical Therapy is looking for a year round Physical The. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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Florida Physical Therapy Association

Orlando, FL, United States

Description Company Overview Description Physical Therapy Aide II/Technical Aide - Generic AdventHealth South Orlando Location Address: 601 E Rollins. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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New York Physical Therapy Association

New York, NY, United States

Description MOTION PT Group is currently looking for a Physical Therapist Aide in our New York City, NY location!We are a dynamic speech, physical an. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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Cora Physical Therapy

Winnetka, IL, USA

Physical Therapist Aide Ignite Your Career With CORA! As a Physical Therapy Aide, you would work closely with the Clinic Manager, assist therap. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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Cora Physical Therapy

Miami, FL, United States

Physical Therapist Aide Ignite Your Career With CORA! CORA Physical Therapy provides a full range of services for clients with orthopedic probl. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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Cora Physical Therapy

Oak Park, IL, United States

Physical Therapist Aide Ignite Your Career With CORA! CORA Physical Therapy provides a full range of services for clients with orthopedic probl. . .

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04/12/2021
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Physical Therapist Aide

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Cora Physical Therapy

Chicago, IL, United States

Physical Therapist Aide Ignite Your Career With CORA! CORA Physical Therapy provides a full range of services for clients with orthopedic probl. . .

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04/12/2021
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Physical Therapist Aide

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Cora Physical Therapy

Miami, FL, United States

Physical Therapist Aide Ignite Your Career With CORA! CORA Physical Therapy provides a full range of services for clients with orthopedic problems, . . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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Cora Physical Therapy

Miami, FL, United States

Physical Therapist Aide Ignite Your Career With CORA! CORA Physical Therapy provides a full range of services for clients with orthopedic probl. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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Cora Physical Therapy

Sterling, IL, USA

Physical Therapist Aide Ignite Your Career With CORA! CORA Physical Therapy provides a full range of services for clients with orthopedic probl. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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Arlington Physical Therapy

Arlington, TX, United States

Physical Therapist Aide Job Description The PT technician will report to the Physical Therapists and Office Manager. They ensure the daily opera. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

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Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists, Pc

Remote, , United States

Description Do you want to be a part of transforming lives? If you want to motivate, inspire, and make a difference in people’s lives, YOU may be th. . .

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Physical Therapist Aide

Course Advisor

Columbus, OH, United States Salary : $ 26,050 Apply Now   
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Job Type: Full Time

Category: Therapeutic Services

Key Skills:

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  • Physical Therapy
  • Genetics
  • Myofascial Release
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Orthopedics

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Position Description Under close supervision of a physical therapist or physical therapy assistant, perform only delegated, selected, or routine tasks in specific situations. These duties include preparing the patient and the treatment area.

Daily Life Of a Physical Therapist Aide

  • Administer active or passive manual therapeutic exercises, therapeutic massage, or heat, light, sound, water, or electrical modality treatments, such as ultrasound.
  • Transport patients to and from treatment areas, using wheelchairs or providing standing support.
  • Train patients to use orthopedic braces, prostheses, or supportive devices.
  • Clean and organize work area and disinfect equipment after treatment.
  • Assist patients to dress, undress, or put on and remove supportive devices, such as braces, splints, or slings.
  • Confer with physical therapy staff or others to discuss and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, or coordinating treatment.

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Physical Therapist Aide Required Skills

Below is a list of the skills most Physical Therapist Aides say are important on the job.

Active Listening: Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

Social Perceptiveness: Being aware of others’ reactions and understanding why they react as they do.

Monitoring: Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.

Service Orientation: Actively looking for ways to help people.

Speaking: Talking to others to convey information effectively.

Coordination: Adjusting actions in relation to others’ actions.

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  • Rehabilitation Aide
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  • Rehabilitation Attendant
  • Clinical Rehabilitation Aide

Is There Job Demand for Physical Therapist Aides?

In 2016, there was an estimated number of 52,000 jobs in the United States for Physical Therapist Aide. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 29.2% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 15,200 new jobs for Physical Therapist Aide by 2026. Due to new job openings and attrition, there will be an average of 8,500 job openings in this field each year.

The states with the most job growth for Physical Therapist Aide are Arizona, Utah, and Colorado. Watch out if you plan on working in Rhode Island, Maine, or Vermont. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.

Average Physical Therapist Aides Salary

The typical yearly salary for Physical Therapist Aides is somewhere between $20,040 and $39,230.

Physical Therapist Aides who work in Alaska, Minnesota, or Vermont, make the highest salaries.

How much do Physical Therapist Aides make in different U.S. states?

What Tools do Physical Therapist Aides Use?

Below is a list of the types of tools and technologies that Physical Therapist Aides may use on a daily basis:

  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Word processing software
  • MEDITECH software
  • Scheduling software
  • Medical procedure coding software
  • Epic Systems
  • Patient record maintenance software

How do I Become a Physical Therapist Aide?

Learn what Physical Therapist Aide education requirements there are.

What work experience do I need to become a Physical Therapist Aide?

Where do Physical Therapist Aides Work?

The table below shows some of the most common industries where those employed in this career field work.

Those thinking about becoming a Physical Therapist Aide might also be interested in the following careers:

  • Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Those who work as a Physical Therapist Aide sometimes switch careers to one of these choices:

  • Pharmacy Technicians

References:

  • College Factual
  • O*NET Online

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