Therapy Aide - Full Time - Day Neuro - Fort Worth

ID200341
Full Time Regular
6601 Harris Parkway
Fort Worth, TX 76132
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Job Description

Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehab

Fort Worth, Texas

 

Therapy Aide - Full Time - Day Neuro

7am - 7pm (Varies day to day)

 

 

Benefits of being a Therapy Aide with us:

  • Working with a great therapy team
  • Impact on patient care and their quality of life
  • Ability to grow and learn new skills
  • Competitive rates 
  • A network of over 50K employees nationwide with relocation and advancement opportunities
  • Full-benefits package Full-time employees (Including medical, dental, vision, 401k, life insurance, short and long term disability, and tuition assistance)

Responsibilities

We are looking for a full time rehab tech to join our large Day Neuro Team. We provide therapy to people recovering from acquired brain injuries and spinal cord injuries 5 days a week for 6 hours a day. We have 3 teams of therapists consisting of 1 PT, 1 OT, 1 SLP per team. We also have 2 other full time rehab techs. Job duties include but are not limited to: Driving patients to and from therapy daily, managing transportation routes, helping keep the clinic clean, managing the compliance manual, assisting patients with HEPs under therapist's supervision, learning modalities (i.e. setting up estim) under therapist supervision, and supervising patients during their lunch daily. The ideal candidate would be a self- started with some neuro experience as well as great team work skills

Position Summary

Assists therapy staff with identification and transportation needs for patient care in the rehab treatment areas and with the coordination of care between rehab and nursing floors.

Specific Duties

  • Performs patient related tasks assigned by therapist
  • Lifts patients to/from mats, treatment and tilt tables, wheelchairs and other equipment appropriate to the facility/department.
  • Assists patients with transfer activities to all surfaces.
  • Assists patients in donning/doffing all appliances specific to the facility/department.
  • Positions patients in parallel bars and prepares patients for standing with appropriate orthotic/prosthetic devices and equipment.
  • Transports patients to/from therapy as needed.
  • Assists therapist with other patient related treatment activities as appropriate and providing equipment.
  • Assist with patient related activities including equipment set-up and patient positioning in preparation for therapy session as outlined in the State Practice 

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school graduate or equivalent required

Preferred Experience

  • One or more years of hospital experience as therapy aide preferred.
  • six months of general maintenance experience and use of hand/power tools preferred

Additional Data

Select Medical is an organization that is passionate about safety for our patients and our team members. The Inpatient Rehabilitation Division conducts post-offer employment testing (POET) for a number of job titles including, but not limited to:

 

  • Rehabilitation Assistant/Nursing Assistant
  • Nurse
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy
  • Environmental Services

 

 

POETS are completed as part of the onboarding process- to be completed before an employee’s first day of work.

 

Select Medical is an equal opportunity employer committed to dealing with employees in a nondiscriminatory manner and based on job-related qualifications and abilities. The Company will recruit, hire, train, and promote all persons without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, veteran status, age (40 and over), marital status, disability or history of disability (except where physical or mental abilities are a bona fide occupational qualification) or any other protected status.

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