Responsible for timely and efficient performance of selected Physical Rehabilitation duties as directed by and under the general supervision of a PT, PTA, OT or COTA. Assists with dressing changes. Assists with donning/doffing of orthopedic braces. Assists with transport of patients with various types of transporting devices. Organizes and maintains equipment for patient use. Manages equipment inventory. Schedules and prioritizes patient workload. Performs regular cleaning responsibilities. Works with pediatric through geriatric patients with demonstration of competency. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
Prepares treatment areas appropriately for patient care
Cleans treatment areas following patient care, to include hydrotherapy areas
Assists patients to prepare for treatment
Transports patients to and from the department
Assists therapists and assistants with patient care
Maintains linen supplies
Maintains inventory of supplies
Assures appropriate equipment performance prior to use
Performs cleaning of the area and equipment as outlined in the policy and procedure manual.
Required: High school graduate or equivalent Preferred:Associates degree preferred
Preferred: 6 months in healthcare setting
Job: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Primary Location: Nacogdoches, Texas
Facility: Nacogdoches Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
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Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.