We have a casual position available in our Physical Therapy department. This position involves working every third weekend with the opportunity to work additional weekends in rotation if desired and the potential opportunity for weekday hours based on scheduling needs.
Primary duties include providing direct patient care under the direction of staff therapists. Duties include transporting, transferring, and ambulating patients and assisting staff therapists with other patient care as needed.
Additional duties may include working at the Rehabilitation Services Department reception desk. Reception duties include, but are not limited to, answering the telephone, scheduling patients, ordering supplies, copying, faxing, arranging interpreters (via iPad), discharging charts, sending orders and paperwork for signatures. Other duties may include performing operational duties as assigned (e.g., cleaning and other clerical duties), managing work queues, verifying charges, and scheduling patients for cardiac rehab services.
Must have orientation to the hospital and work area. On-the-job training in areas as listed under General Duties. In-service education to hazardous materials present in department and infection control. Must have basic computer, copier, and telephone skills. Must present a friendly, courteous, and caring image. Must speak courteously, clearly, and concisely.