Rehabilitation Services Aide - 115680
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#115680 Rehabilitation Services AideExtended Review Date: Tue 6/21/2022
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Under general supervision, the Rehabilitative Services Aide reports to the therapists of a particular service and provides both direct and indirect patient care services. Primary functions include assisting with selected patient treatments under the direct supervision of a PT /OT/SLP, patient ambulation, departmental and equipment maintenance, clerical duties, scheduling and other activities as directed.
The Rehabilitation Services Aide works primarily with adult and geriatric patients from a diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds, although pediatric and adolescent patients may also be treated. May be assigned to flex or float between sites, clinical areas in inpatient or outpatient care as well as weekend/holiday coverage as needed. Actively participates in departmental and organizational programs, including performance improvement activities, in services and staff development activities. Performs other related duties as assigned.
A minimum of two (2) years of related experience or education/training.
Skills, knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
- Volunteer or paid experience in a rehabilitation, medical or health related setting.
- Previous education in Kinesiology, Athletic Training or Movement Science and Anatomy.
- Experience in customer service.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.
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