Ascension Health LPTA (Outpatient) in Birmingham, Alabama

Job ID: 146297

LPTA (Outpatient)

Birmingham, Alabama


Additional Job Information

Title: LPTA-Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant

City, State: Birmingham, AL

Location: St Vincent's Birmingham


Additional Job Details: PRN Days

Marketing Statement

St. Vincent's Health System - St. Vincent's Birmingham, St. Vincent's Blount, St. Vincent's East, St. Vincent's St. Clair, and St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network (a network of additional entities and services including St. Vincent’s One Nineteen, home health care, and family medicine) - Care you can believe in.

At St. Vincent’s Health System, we care about our associates just as much as we do our patients. We believe our highly skilled staff is instrumental in providing our faith-based model of care.

If you’re interested in joining a team with an impressive reputation for providing compassionate care, St. Vincent’s could be the right fit for you. Apply online today at careers at St. Vincent's Health System.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The LPTA-Lic Physical Ther Asst conducts medically prescribed physical therapy under the supervision of a physical therapist.


  • Provides physical therapy interventions under a plan of care written by a physical therapist.

  • Performs therapy interventions utilizing techniques and skills as appropriate for the patient population.

  • Documents treatment interventions given.

  • May coordinate activities of physical therapy aides, students and other support personnel.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required within 30 days of hire

  • Physical Therapy Assistant Temporary PTA license acceptable; must take licensing exam within 90 days of hire.


  • Associate's degree from an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant program required by date of hire

Work Experience:

  • None required.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the “Apply Now”.

To apply later, return to the Career page at

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment computers in the following locations:

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s Birmingham, 806 St. Vincent’s Drive, Birmingham, AL 35205 (4thfloor in Building 1) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s East, 50 Medical Park East Drive, Suite 259, Birmingham, AL 35235 (2ndfloor) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Administration office at St. Vincent’s Blount, 150 Gilbreath Drive, Oneonta, AL 35121 9:00am-3:00pm

If you have any questions about the application process or require reasonable accommodation to complete the application process, please contact the Ascension Health Ministry Service Center at 1-855-562-2824 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. EST M-F.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have additional questions about your application process , you may contact the Ministry Service Center at 855-562-2824.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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