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Physical Therapist Aide- Rehabilitation General

Hartford HealthCare Bridgeport, CT
  • Expired: November 21, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

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St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport has more than 3,200 employees. It includes a 473-bed community teaching hospital, a 76-bed inpatient psychiatric facility in Westport, a large multispecialty provider group, and special needs services for adults and children. St. Vincent's is the first hospital in Fairfield County to be integrated into the Hartford HealthCare network, and is the system's second-largest hospital.



Job Summary:
Assists in the provision of rehabilitative services.

Responsibilities:
Assists with patient treatments as directed.
Prepares treatment areas for therapy and maintains in safe and sanitary

  condition. Maintains equipment used in therapy interventions.
Maintains adequate inventory of supplies and equipment.
Completes non-clinical and clerical tasks as assigned.
Communicates with the therapist regarding in patient status, problems or

  complaints in a timely and confidential manner.
Practices correct body mechanics, lifting and transferring techniques, and

  infection control procedures, adhering to department safety policies at all

  times.
Other Duties as assigned

Licensure / Certification / Registration:
Required Credential(s):
One or more of the following:
Certified Heart Saver AED credentialed from the American Red Cross

  obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
Certified Heart Saver AED credentialed from the American Heart Association

  (AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

High School Diploma.

Work Experience:
One year health care related or Nurse's Aide experience preferred.




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