Fairview Health Services Rehab Technician in Twin Cities, Minnesota
JobTitle Rehab Technician
Specialty Rehabilitation Services
Location Fairview Ridges Hospital
Department Rehab Administration
Hours per 2 weeks 48
Date Posted 06/01/2018
Job Number 18-72822
The Rehabilitation Technician is responsible for completing daily schedules for therapists, assisting therapists in providing safe, efficient, and effective delivery of patient care, transporting patients to our Rehab gym for therapy, cleaning equipment/gym, issuing equipment to patients, and performing clerical tasks as directed.
The rehab tech will also perform the clerical work for the Rehabilitation Services department. Includes, but not limited to, answering telephones, faxing, scheduling, filling and verification of daily charge sheets, and data entry of medical information.
This position is at Fairview Ridges Hospital supporting our Inpatient Rehab Team. Schedule is Tue-Fri, 530am-1130am and 1-2 weekend shifts per month. It is benefit an PTO eligible.
Assists therapist with treatment equipment for use in patient treatment.
Prepares, maintains and cleans department/treatment areas in compliance with appropriate polices related to infection control, safety regulations and other established guidelines.
Completes cleaning per schedule
Completes maintenance, temperature and safety checklist
Safely transports, transfers and/or escorts patients.
Follows proper procedure when completing/assisting with patient transfers to insure safety of patient and self
Uses appropriate and safe body mechanics
Transports assigned patients in a safe and timely manner
Demonstrates awareness of and complies with departmental standards for productivity, charges, attendance and time management/prioritization
Participates in department/facility process/quality improvement initiatives.
Completes scheduling functions as assigned
Produces efficient and accurate schedules and associated reports
Records and updates schedule changes accurate
Communicates changes to all involved staff in a timely manner
Participates actively in department problems solving, coordination patient schedule for multiple disciplines
Seeks out solution to time conflicts directly through parties involved and other available resources.
Completion of 2 years towards Bachelor's Degree in health/exercise related field
Basic Life Support certification
Bachelor's Degree in health/exercise related field
Healthcare experience with direct patient care
About Fairview Health Services
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitalsincluding an academic medical center and long-term care hospitalserving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.
Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairviews 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.