Physical Therapist Assistant Home Care VNA Future opportunity

Baystate Health

Job Description

Baystate VNAH Springfield, MA


The function of the Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) is to collaborate with a Registered Physical Therapist in the provision of patient care. The Physical Therapy Assistant provides patient treatments and education under the supervision of the Physical Therapist.


Graduate from an accredited physical therapy assistant program and holds a current license in the state of Massachusetts and a current CPR certification. Minimum one-year clinical experience preferred. Excellent judgment and communication skills. Ability to work independently with attention to detail.
Must possess a valid driver's license. Motor vehicle report will be reviewed and final hiring decision will be based on information obtained. Candidate will also undergo drug testing. Home Care experience a plus

Fleet Policy Statement
Applicants must possess a valid driver's license recognized by the employee's state of residence and satisfactory finding from their Motor Vehicle history report as a contingency of employment. A drug screen is required after an offer of employment is extended. Failure to comply with or have acceptable test results will result in the rescinding of the employment offer. Employees whose positions are covered by this policy are subject to random drug screening and an annual review of their motor vehicle history.
Other Information

Accepting applications for future opportunities
About Baystate Health

Baystate Health is an integrated health care delivery system serving a population of nearly 1 million people in western Massachusetts. We are one of the largest health systems in New England with over 10,000 employees, three hospitals, and over 60 medical practices. Baystate Medical Center is the Western Campus of Tufts University School of Medicine, has the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region and the only neonatal and pediatric intensive care units.
Join the areas largest homecare organization, Baystate Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice, servicing Hamden and Hampshire counties.
Our experienced staff care for their patients where they most want to be cared for in their own homes.
We bring the newest techniques to the oldest medical setting. Become one of our homecare professionals and begin enjoying the following:
An excellent benefits package which includes: Medical/Dental/Vision, Pension, 10 Paid Holidays, Sick time, 4 weeks vacation
Mileage reimbursement
The opportunity to work with patients with a wide variety of diagnoses.
The flexibility of going patient to patient working one-on-one in their homes, in a setting where you can see your patients of all ages recover and thrive.
The chance to work as part of an interdisciplinary team.
A chance to be part of our exciting new total joint replacement program
How to Apply
Please submit your application via the internet. If you wish to apply in person you can come to the following locations and submit an on-line application:

Baystate Health
280 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA

Baystate Mary Lane Hospital
85 South Street
Ware, MA

Baystate Franklin Medical Center
164 High Street
Greenfield, MA
Equal Employment Opportunity
Baystate Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workforce. Baystate Health recruits, hires, promotes and transfers qualified persons into all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or citizenship status, sex, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, disability, or military status. Baystate Health, in all its employment actions, also takes affirmative action to achieve prompt and full utilization at all levels and in all segments of the work force of minorities, women, Vietnam-era or disabled veterans, and disabled individuals.

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