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PrimaCARE, P.C.

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Position: Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) – Outpatient
Location: Fall River, MA
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Prima Care is looking for a Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) that is currently licensed or pursuing licensure in the State of MA.  PTAs must graduate from a CAPTE-accredited PTA program.  A Physical Therapist Assistant who will work as part of a team to provide physical therapy services under the direction and supervision of the physical therapist. The PTA will implement selected components of patient/client interventions (treatment), obtain data related to the interventions provided, and make modifications in selected interventions either to progress the patient/client as directed by the physical therapist or to ensure patient/client safety and comfort.

The PTA will assist the physical therapist in the treatment of individuals in outpatient Orthopedic/Sports based setting who have medical problems that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives.

Focusing on:

  • Restoration of function
  • Maintenance
  • Promotion of wellness/function

PTA’s will assist patients with various physical disabilities.  They will provide services that will help restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities of patients suffering from an injury or disease.  The ideal candidate’s priority should be to restore, maintain, and promote overall fitness and health.

Minimum Requirements and Skills:

  • Graduate of a school of Physical Therapy Assistant accredited with the APTA
  • Holds a current state license as a physical therapist in the state of MA
  • Maintains current CPR certification

Benefits for our Permanent Placements Include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • 401K/ROTH and Safe Harbor Plans
  • Paid Time Off

About PrimaCARE, P.C.:

Prima Care, P.C. was founded in 1996 and is a large, multi-specialty medical group serving southeastern New England.  With over 150 providers, including primary care physicians and a broad range of specialists, we offer quality health care, a diversity of services and treatments, convenient and friendly service, and state-of-the-art testing facilities to support your diagnosis and treatments.
In addition to our main Fall River campus and walk-in Center, Prima Care has medical offices and Walk-In centers in Somerset, Westport, and Dartmouth, as well as satellite offices in Tiverton, Rhode Island.  We also provide care in patient’s homes, nursing homes and hospitals and two Outpatient Physical Therapy clinics located in Fall River and Somerset, MA.
We live and work by the golden rule and our company values that include integrity, respect, professionalism, ethical behavior and partnership.