Trinity Health Rehab Tech, 40 hrs, days, Mt. Sinai Campus in Hartford, Connecticut
JOB SUMMARY 1. Assists therapists with patient care o patients of all ages including ADL, exercise, and functional mobility activities and modalities. 2. Performs various duties to maintain safe and efficient operation of department. 3. Performs hydrotherapy functions and caring for patients in hydro. 4. Position may require working at alternate sites.
Education: High School or Equivalent required with successful completion of rehab tech training program. Advance degree preferred.
Experience: Prior experience in a health care or patient service is desirable.
Licensure: CT Drivers License required, eligible for public service license.
Skills: Ability to read, and speak basic English and demonstrated simple math skills (add/subtract). Ability to learn to use computerized system.
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL EFFORT
Must be able to lift (medium to heavy) patients under various conditions of stress such as abusive patients, incoherent, language difficulties, incontinence, unstable medical conditions all within a courteous and composed manner. Position requires ability to frequently push/pull/lift objects of more than 50 lbs., perform moderately difficult manipulative and hand-eye coordination skills; walk and stand; see objects closely and hear normal sounds with some background noises. Position requires stability to concentrate on moderate detail with interruption and attend to tasks for more than 20 minutes at a time. Individual must be able to understand and relate to theories behind several related concepts ad remember multiple tasks given over long periods of time.
ENVIRONMENTAL AND WORKING CONDITIONS
Deal with patients under universal precautions, deal with hazardous materials, electrical safety, close working quarters and stress of chronic staff shortages.
Job Number: 00117167
Location: Hartford, CT
Organization Name: Trinity Health Of New England
Facility: NESF - Mt. Sinai Rehab Hospital
Employment Type: Full time
Shift: Day Shift