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Working at Tidewater Physical Therapy

Tidewater Physical Therapy employs Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Physical Therapy technicians, administrative personnel and support staff.

If you are interested in applying for a position at Tidewater Physical Therapy, please send your resume and proof of licensure (if a skilled professional) to lbooze@tidewaterpt.com.

Interning with Tidewater Physical Therapy

Tidewater Physical Therapy provides a program for interns both during the school year and during the summer. Please send your cover letter and resume to info@tidewaterpt.com. Specify the location at which you would like to apply, the time of year you would like to apply for and your availability.

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Open Positions

Physical Therapy Tech / Aide

Position Summary

FULL TIME POSITION AVAILABLE The Physical Therapy Technician is responsible for the technical skills encompassing patient care and related tasks under the direction of the Physical Therapist. The Physical Therapy Technician works closely with patients and medical staff to ensure proper testing and use of equipment.

2 positions available – Easton and Centreville

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Knowledge of healthcare regulations and preventative measures (HIPAA confidentiality etc.)
  • Exemplary customer service experience including client relationships and job knowledge
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively; ability to critically think
  • Knowledge of quality control
  • Ability to exercise manual dexterity, control precision and arm-hand steadiness accurately
  • Ability to be empathetic with patients; ability to maintain confidentiality

Physical Demands and Work Environment

The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Prepares treatment area for patients by wiping off beds or tables and changing linen
  • Assists therapist with initiation of patient treatment: prepare hot packs, whirlpool, icepacks and gathering equipment such as electrical stimulation, ultrasound, etc.
  • Assists therapist with patient care: monitor therapeutic exercise programs and communicate increases of reps and weights per instruction of therapist
  • Cleans and sanitizes all therapy equipment as indicated on a daily, weekly or as needed basis
  • Monitors linen inventory and storage
  • Oversees therapy supplies inventory
  • Prepares supply order and fax to administration within the scheduled time frame
  • Prepares for and perform quarterly water testing
  • Completes janitorial responsibilities as indicated by the office manager
  • Provides assistance to office staff when time permits by performing administrative tasks such as obtaining patient intake information, scheduling patients, and answering phones
  • Performs other duties as assigned

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Physical Therapy Tech / Aide

Position Summary

PART-TIME POSITION AVAILABLE The Physical Therapy Technician is responsible for the technical skills encompassing patient care and related tasks under the direction of the Physical Therapist. The Physical Therapy Technician works closely with patients and medical staff to ensure proper testing and use of equipment.

2 positions available – Cambridge and Chester

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Knowledge of healthcare regulations and preventative measures (HIPAA confidentiality etc.)
  • Exemplary customer service experience including client relationships and job knowledge
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively; ability to critically think
  • Knowledge of quality control
  • Ability to exercise manual dexterity, control precision and arm-hand steadiness accurately
  • Ability to be empathetic with patients; ability to maintain confidentiality

Physical Demands and Work Environment

The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Prepares treatment area for patients by wiping off beds or tables and changing linen
  • Assists therapist with initiation of patient treatment: prepare hot packs, whirlpool, icepacks and gathering equipment such as electrical stimulation, ultrasound, etc.
  • Assists therapist with patient care: monitor therapeutic exercise programs and communicate increases of reps and weights per instruction of therapist
  • Cleans and sanitizes all therapy equipment as indicated on a daily, weekly or as needed basis
  • Monitors linen inventory and storage
  • Oversees therapy supplies inventory
  • Prepares supply order and fax to administration within the scheduled time frame
  • Prepares for and perform quarterly water testing
  • Completes janitorial responsibilities as indicated by the office manager
  • Provides assistance to office staff when time permits by performing administrative tasks such as obtaining patient intake information, scheduling patients, and answering phones
  • Performs other duties as assigned

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Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant, PTA

Position Summary

We are seeking a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant to work closely with and under the direction of the Physical Therapist. Ocean View

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)

  • PTA, Licensed to practice in the State of Delaware
  • Hands on experience with therapeutic exercises, functional training and physical modalities
  • Ability to communicate and instruct effectively
  • Ability to delegate appropriate support care to non-licensed staff and serve as a resource in their training.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

  • Actively participates in patient care, notifying the supervising Physical Therapist of matters concerning the patient’s condition.
  • Follows the Plan of Care established by the Physical Therapist and practices within state practice guidelines.
  • Exercises sound judgement, care, professionalism and skill in the performance of duties.
  • Instructs and counsels patients effectively in exercises and recovery.Identifies patient’s needs and exhibits compassion and caring.
  • Conveys potential modifications ensuring patient’s progress, safety and comfort to the Physical Therapist.
  • Completes documentation in the EMR to support the delivery of physical therapy services

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