An important part of TOA's comprehensive services is our Physicial Therapy program, and an essential element of the program success is our Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) role. Being a PTA at TOA allows for a direct working relationship with a large group of physicians with differing specializations treating diverse patient populations of varying ages, medical conditions, and functional levels. The PTA maintains TOA's high standard of patient satisfaction, exhibits our focus on teamwork and collaboration, and meets the goal of providing excellent care to the patient and families we serve.
Specifically, our PTA will:
Make assessments and observations of the patients’ abilities and tolerance to treatment, to assist the supervising physical therapist with developing treatment plans
Conduct frequent updates with physical therapists, physicians, and patients - communicatng information regarding treatment, assessment, and progression of treatment of patients
Assist physical therapist in accommodating patient needs for scheduling and treatment.
Provide timely, thorough documentation, progress notes, and functional reports required by insurance providers.
Complete charging for services and supplies accurately, and indicated through matching documentation of services.
Adhere to Federal and State regulatory laws and rules, and adhere to all service guidelines and accepted practices. - ensuring we are providing optimal care
At TOA, we are focused on delivering the highest quality of care for our patients. First off, our PTA must be:
Here are some of characteristics that differentiate our PTAs. The must be: