Physical Therapy Assistant
Under the direction of a physical therapist, performs and/or assists in the treatment of inpatients, outpatients, nursing home patients, and home care patients with physical impairments. Provides services at contract service locations as needed.
Essential Qualifications: Must have completed a Physical Therapy Assistant Program which has been accredited by the American Physical Therapy Association or have successfully passed the state exam. Must possess a New Hampshire Physical Therapy Assistant license or be eligible for licensure.
Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital (UCVH), an affiliate of North Country Healthcare, is a 16-bed critical access hospital serving 20 communities and 8,500 people in its service area which includes communities in New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine. UCVH provides over 4,000 emergency department visits, 325 outpatient surgeries, 300 inpatient admissions, 7,000 imaging studies, and 140,000 laboratory tests annually. UCVH offers a broad array of services including a 24/7 fully staffed emergency department, outpatient surgical care, cardiac rehabilitation, inpatient care, ambulatory care, x-ray, MRI, CT scans, mammography, outpatient rehabilitation, laboratory services, and more.