Education: High school graduation or G.E.D. equivalent preferred. CPR required by completion of the unit-specific orientation and before working independently.
Experience: 6 months experience in physical therapy and/or nurse aide work preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities: This position requires a basic knowledge of human anatomy, therapeutic techniques, medical diagnosis and terminology. The Physical Therapy Aide must have the ability to interact and communicate with medical personnel, patients and families. (See “Competency Assessment” policy)