Spectrum Health Rehab Technician in St Joseph, Michigan
This opportunity will serve as a relief Rehab Technician for our St. Joseph and Watervliet inpatient therapy departments.
Acts as a team member in the delivery of quality rehabilitation services under the supervision of a therapist. Performs basic skills per department guidelines and communicates observations to members of the health care team. Performs clerical, maintenance and cleaning duties related to the operation of the department. Provide support for unit based operations under the direct supervision of the Therapy Manager/Supervisor/Team Lead.
Assists the therapist in provision of rehabilitation services under the direction of a therapist, consistent with department policies and procedures. This includes, but is not limited to such activities as hydrotherapy, casting / splinting, fabrication and modification of adaptive equipment, setting up augmentative equipment, positioning patients for treatment and gait treatment.
Informs patients and significant others about treatments being received, equipment being used and other related activities as appropriate, in coordination with the therapist.
Performs clerical duties such as answering telephones, scheduling patients, patient registration, processing physician orders, computer data entry/retrieval, completing forms, documenting communication / care and preparing patient charts. Demonstrates basic understanding of insurance information. Maintains inventory of materials, forms, and supplies according to departmental standard.
Participates in selected department quality monitoring activities under the direction of the therapist.
Schedules patients for revisits as instructed by the treating therapists.
Cleans equipment/work area/patient’s environment and communicates any equipment malfunctions to appropriate personnel.
Attends appropriate meetings and conferences, participates in staff meetings, in-service education programs and other support activities as directed.
Provides transportation of the patient/client as needed using the employee's personal vehicle to community based resources related to patient/client's therapeutic goals (Home Care business lines/based on SH entity).
Required High School Diploma or equivalent
6 months of relevant experience preferred
Successful completion of competency based and on the job training orientation program required
CRT-Basic Life Support (BLS) - AHA or ARCC within 90 days required
LIC-Driver's License - State of Michigan upon hire required
SITE - Lakeland Medical Center - 1234 Napier Ave - St Joseph
Inpatient Rehab Therapies - Watervliet
Variable (United States of America)
Weekly Scheduled Hours
Hours of Work
7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (variable, as needed)
Variable (as needed)
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