Physical Therapy Aide, Westminster - Per Diem/Days (8hr)
MemorialCare Medical Foundation
October 10, 2018
Part Time - Experienced
DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: At MemorialCare Health System, we believe in providing extraordinary healthcare to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. Memorial Care stands for excellence in Healthcare. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
Position Summary Under minimal supervision and in a professional and friendly manner, perform assigned job duties to the highest level of customer service and assistance to both internal and external customers. The Physical Therapist Aide (PT Aide) is an unlicensed caregiver working under the supervision of the Physical Therapist or Physical Therapy assistant. The PT aide provides the most basic of patient care including assistance with patient treatments such as ice packs, hot packs, Ultrasound and electrical stimulation and provides instruction of patient exercises as directed by the Physical Therapist. The PT aide also provides administrative support to efficiently manage the patient flow in the Physical Therapy department and facilitates in maintaining a safe, clean environment.
REQUIRED SKILLS: Experience * Prior volunteer/physical therapy-related work experience preferred.
Education * High School diploma or equivalent required. Some college preferred. * Basic computer knowledge preferred. * Currently enrolled or planning to enroll in health sciences program preferred. * Current BCLS certification required.