Physical Therapy Assistant

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No.: PTA-0201-22 Name: Physical Therapy Assistant
Type: Civil Service Exams Deadline: 12/21/21 05:00PM
Exam Date: 02/01/22 08:30AM Price: $15.00
Salary: Varies with other agencies

Description of Duties

This is a skilled paraprofessional position involving responsibility for assisting a Physical Therapist with the treatment and prevention of neuromuscular or musculoskeletal disabilities by the application of direct physical therapy procedures to patients.  The work is performed under the supervision of a qualified Physical Therapist who evaluates the patient, develops the treatment plan and designates specific responsibility to the Assistant.  A Physical Therapist is readily available at all times for direction and assistance.  Supervision may be exercised over one or more Physical Therapy Aides. 

Minimum Qualifications

Certification and current registration by the New York State Department of Education as a Physical Therapy Assistant

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