Rehab Assistant - PRN
Location:
Overland Park , Kansas
Posted:
October 24, 2017
Reference:
09722-49097
Rehab Assistant- PRN


About Overland Park Regional Medical Center
Find a job in healthcare with Overland Park Regional Medical Center, located in Overland Park.
Your passion is caring. So is ours. Come grow your career with us-become a member of a collaborative team whose mission focuses on the care and improvement of human life. At Overland Park Regional Medical Center, you'll find that caring extends to both our patients and our people.
Overland Park Regional Medical Center is one of the premiere medical facilities in Johnson County. The hospital is a licensed 343-bed facility offering acute and outpatient medical care services to the Overland Park community and the surrounding areas since December of 1978. The hospital campus features four medical office buildings, two pharmacies and the offices of more than 100 physicians.

Our services include Emergency Services, a Regional Trauma Center, an Accredited Chest Pain Center, The Women's Center with Level IIIB NICU, the Human Motion Institute, advanced diagnostic imaging, a Diabetes Center and many other specialty care services. We offer the latest in technological advances and we are committed to providing every patient with the highest level of care in an environment where people, compassion, community and integrity are valued.

Position Summary:

Under the supervision of the Physical and Occupational Therapists and/or assistants, the Rehab Assistant assists in treatment. He or she also maintains the PT/OT department in a clean and orderly fashion. The Rehab Aide communicates appropriate patient information, assures adequate stock of supplies, and performs clerical and other duties as assigned.

The Rehab Assistant also prepares patients for treatment, assists the therapists in specific treatment procedures; monitors patient's status as appropriate; demonstrates a good working knowledge of treatment techniques. The Aide also transports patients to treatment areas as indicated.

The Rehab Assistant assist in departmental operations:
  • Maintain and clean department
  • Monitor supplies
  • Maintain equipment
  • File, fax, and perform other paperwork and clerical functions

The Rehab Assistant also:
  • Demonstrates good safety practices.
  • Assists with leading group activities.
  • Able to apply newly acquired knowledge/skills learned through departmental training sessions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
Minimum Requirements :

Education:

Bachelor of Science degree in a health related field such as exercise physiology, exercise science or athletic training or Associate of Arts Degree or Certificate preferred; relevant work experience in a related field.

Special Skills Required:

  • Responsible for high degree of accuracy, judgment, problem solving and cognitive reasoning.
  • Discretion and integrity with regard to confidential information.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

Certification:

CPR certification recommended.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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