Therapy Aide

 

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Pioneering healthcare since 1896, Salem Health is a top workplace offering market-leading pay where you can make a difference in the lives of those in the community where you live. Through incorporation of Lean driven principles, staff are able effect change in the organization to solve problems, and drive continuous improvement.

As an employer of choice, we are devoted to assuring that we provide a safe, healthy, and patient-centric workplace, while keeping staff wellbeing and satisfaction top of mind.

We invite you to learn more about our wonderful community: There’s something about Salem, Oregon!

By providing our therapists with needed support, you will ensure that the treatment environment is optimized for patient care. Positive communication and a strong interest in providing compassionate care enables you to use your unique abilities while working with a great team where you will be challenged and rewarded.

  • Assist with direct patient care under the supervision and direction of a licensed clinical therapist.
  • Ensures safety when assisting with exercise, therapy equipment, transfers and mobility.
  • Demonstrates appropriate body mechanics for personal safety and injury prevention.
  • Manages the daily flow in the department. Anticipates the patient and staff needs and offers help appropriately.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Previous professional and/or volunteer experience in a rehab setting preferred.
  • BLS from the American Heart Association obtained within 90 days of hire.
  • Experience with working with various machines and equipment such as a whirlpool bath, exercise bikes, paraffin bath, hydro collator, wheelchairs and other therapy-related equipment.

Organization Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics
Industry Medical / Healthcare Jobs
Occupational Category Therapy Aide
Job Location Dallas,USA
Shift Type Morning
Job Type Full Time
Gender No Preference
Career Level Intermediate
Experience 2 Years
Posted at 2022-09-22 7:38 am
Expires on 2022-11-06