HGH is a bilingual community hospital which has more than 600 employees and 100 physicians, and serves the Prescott-Russell area in Ontario.
With a heritage of over 100 years of quality care delivery, HGH is known for its culture of compassion, spirit of innovation and excellence of care. HGH is now growing and becoming a full-service regional hospital to meet the changing need of the community.
HGH offers to its employees a dynamic clinical environment that promotes a diverse and interdisciplinary professional practice. Our hospital offers access to services among the best in the region, including 40 specialized clinics, in addition to the full range of general care and services. The opportunities for professional challenges and career advancement are multiple and encourage others to excel.
The physiotherapist /occupational therapist assistants (OTA/PTA) are trained personnel who assist the provision of physiotherapy and occupational therapy under the direction and supervision of a registered/licensed physiotherapist and occupational therapist. The role of the OTA/PTA is to assist the physiotherapist/occupational therapist in ensuring that physiotherapy/occupational therapy services are delivered in a safe, effective and efficient manner to achieve and maintain optimal client outcome.
In addition, the OTA/PTA collaborates in the development of the rehabilitation services and in the maintenance of the standards of practice of the profession.
- Diploma of a recognized Physiotherapy or Occupational Therapy Assistant college program.
- Possess good knowledge of both official languages.
As a pre-condition of employment, all new HGH employees will be required to obtain and provide a satisfactory Police Records Check dated within six (6) months from the date of issue.
At HGH, we are committed to promoting an accessible work environment where all employees and candidates feel respected. We support the principles of adaptation in the workplace. If you need workplace accommodation during any stage of the recruitment process or anytime thereafter, please notify a member of the Human Resources team. We will be pleased to assist you and accommodate your needs.