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

Shift Day

Date Posted 06/01/2018

Job Number 18-72822

Job Description:

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.

Job Expectations:

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

Stocks supplies

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.

Job Qualifications:

Required

Education

Completion of 2 years towards Bachelor's Degree in health/exercise related field

License/Certification/Registration

Basic Life Support certification

Preferred

Education

Bachelor's Degree in health/exercise related field

Experience

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 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving 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, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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