Summary of Duties
The primary duties of the Rehabilitation Aide include a variety of clinical and clerical support functions for Rehabilitation Services departments and associated clinics. The Rehabilitation Aide may perform only specific and delegated treatment related tasks as directed by the supervising therapist as allowed by the state of Oregon Physical Therapist practice act. Rehabilitation Aides work under the general supervision of a Physical, Occupational or Speech Therapist and are responsible for the preparation of work areas for patients receiving physical, occupational or speech therapy.
Rehabilitation Aides also support clinic operations by answering telephones, filing and retrieving information, scheduling patients, assisting staff and guests as required, all while maintaining excellent customer service. Other duties include cleaning, organizing, ordering and stocking clinical areas.
- High school diploma/certificate****
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Two (2) years of college
- American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS preferred upon hire and required within 90 days of hire.
- Completes 40 hours of training in both treatment related and non-treatment related tasks per the Oregon Physical Therapist Licensing Board requirements.
- Brief knowledge of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Therapy assessments and treatments
- Demonstrates effective interpersonal skills, communication skills, and the ability to work as a team player
- Presents a personal appearance that makes a positive first impression
- Bilingual skills a plus
At OHSU Tuality Healthcare, an Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) Partner, it's an honor and a privilege to serve those near us. That's why since our beginnings in 1918, and as we expand our strong network of services through our clinical affiliation with OHSU, we continue to be committed to providing the best health care possible and a valued community partner. Our affiliation with OHSU brings the advanced medical resources of Oregon's only academic health center, which allows local providers to receive guidance from some of the country's top specialists and pass that expertise on to Tuality patients where they can be cared for in their community.
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Additional Posting Information
Tuality Healthcare believes in providing equal employment opportunities for all qualified individuals. Recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, working conditions, training, and compensation will be based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, creed, national origin, marital status, family relationship, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. We further commit ourselves to continuing the practical application of this policy in our daily business conduct.
Department: Physical Therapy-THP-PT/Hand- 73401
Req #: 2019-5492
Job Type: On Call/ PRN
Job Locations: US-OR-Hillsboro
# of Openings: 1
Budgeted Hours Per Pay Period: on-call