• Rehabilitation Aide

    Posted: 07/18/2021

    Title:  Rehabilitation Aide
    FTE:  0.0 FTE (Per diem)
    Schedule: Hours primarily from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
    Holiday Rotation:  N/A
    Weekend Rotation: 1-2 weekends per month
    The Rehabilitation Aide assists physical therapists and occupational therapists in the treatment and rehabilitation of patients.  Maintains cleanliness and orderliness of the department and performs some clerical duties.
    • Assist therapists with application of modalities such as hot packs, whirlpool, cold packs and ultrasound or others as directed and under therapist’s direct supervision.
    • Assure adequate supplies of linen, gowns, shorts, and measurement tools in all treatment and exam rooms.
    • Transport inpatient to and from their rooms. Use communication tool to update nursing on location of patients. 
    • Maintain treatment/exam rooms in a safe and efficient environment.  Remove soiled linen and prepare room with clean linen.
    • Assure the patients are comfortable and questions or concerns are answered professionally or referred to therapist.
    • Safely operate equipment such as ultrasound, CPM, computer, photocopier, fax, typewriter, exercise bikes, phone systems, parallel bars, wheelchairs and whirlpools.  Clean and perform all preventive maintenance of equipment.
    • Assist therapists with exercises, gait activities, transfers and wound care as supervises and instructed by therapist. Take weight, height, pulse and blood pressures of patients as necessary.
    • Provide recommendation to Purchasing for supplies.
    • Schedule inpatients for therapy. Communicate inpatient therapy times with therapists and nursing.
    • Copy, fax, and/or relay patient notes, messages and physician orders to appropriate persons. 
    • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor or director.
    • Attend all mandatory Hospital in-services.

    • Required:  High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Preferred:  None
    • Required:  None
    • Preferred:  3 to 6 months’ prior experience in similar setting
    Licenses and Registrations
    • Required:  None
    • Preferred:  None
    • Required:  Basic Life Support (BLS) within 3 months of hire
    • Preferred:  None
    1. Retirement plan with immediate vesting and employer match
    2. Discount membership to our state-of-the-art fitness facility
    3. Free parking at facility
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