Assist in preparation of patients for treatment under the
direction of physical therapist. May be responsible for operation
and maintenance of equipment. Prepares and sanitizes treatment room
for the patients. Helps maintain the medical records of the client
and perform various clerical duties. Greets the patients and
schedules appointments. Relies on instructions and pre-established
guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under
immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or
manager. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 0-2
years of related experience. Has knowledge of commonly-used
concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
Dreaming of living in paradise? Want to join a team delivering
unmatched patient care? Enjoy leading an incredible team? If so, we
have the perfect role for you!
What We Stand For: Lower Keys Medical Center is committed to the
delivery of consistent quality services in a safe and fiscally
responsible manner that meet the needs of patients, physicians,
employees and our community; and to the maintenance of an
environment that encourages individual development, teamwork and
pride with compassion and respect for each person.
What We Do: Lower Keys Medical Center (LKMC) is a 167 bed, full
service, Joint Commission accredited, outstanding, acute care
medical facility with a
- 24/7 emergency room
- 24/7 laboratory
- 24/7 radiology services
- 24/7 specially equipped medical transport helicopter
LKMC is also proud to be the only hospital in the Florida Keys
that offers labor and delivery services. We also offer physical
therapy in Key West using a multi-joint strength system, in
addition to other innovative systems and equipment for customized
LKMC is fully accredited by the State of Florida and the gold
standard, The Joint Commission.
What Does a Physical Therapy Tech Do? As a Physical Therapy Tech
with Lower Keys Medical Center, you will spend your day
- Under the direct or on-site supervision and guidance of a
registered Physical Therapist, a Physical Therapist Tech
administers physical agents and therapeutic techniques utilized in
physical medicine and rehabilitation.
- Provides therapy services defined in treatment plans.
- Work cooperatively with physicians, case managers, and
- Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish
- Performs a variety of tasks.
- A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.
- Typically reports to a manager.
What's In It For You? Joining the LKMC team gives you an
unmatched experience of being a part of something much larger,
growth potential, full benefits package, competitive salary,
Which Qualifications Do You Need? In order to set you up for
success, you need the basics of
- Requires a high school diploma or equivalent..
- BLS Certification is required.
- Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures
within a particular field.
- Prior experience is desirable but not essential.
Lower Key Medical Center is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer
and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color,
religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender
expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability
or any other legally protected status.