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Providence Health & Services Rehabilitation Therapy Aide-Float in Portland, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a Rehabiliation Therapy Aide (0.0 FTE, Days) to work at PMB Bethany Clinic located in Portland, OR.

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In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

We are seeking a Aide-Rehab

The Aide-Rehab Therapy, assists therapists and therapist assistants with therapy treatments. Performs general department maintenance and maintains inventory of department equipment, linen and supplies. Works with multi-disciplinary team. Must be willing to work in a variety of settings. May perform office/clerical duties and assist others in the rehabilitation services department as needed.

MAJOR CHALLENGES:

  • Working independently without direct supervision.

  • Prioritizing tasks in the face of requests from many therapists and managers.

  • Providing support to patients/clients with varying ages, behavior, cognitive levels and/or language barriers.

  • Maintaining open communication and interacting positively with a large multidisciplinary team.

  • Processing information accurately, thoroughly, and quickly amidst a variety of environmental distractions.

Patient Population Served: Pediatric, Adolescent, Adult, Geriatric

Consequently, the employee must be competent in the interpretation of a patient's self-report or behavior, and this information must be interpreted with an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional/psychosocial and chronological maturation process. The treatment of patients should be individualized and should reflect an understanding of the developmental needs and range of treatment needs for each patient.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

The job duties listed are essential functions of the position. However, other duties may be assigned, and may also be considered essential functions of the position.

The caregiver must be sufficiently fluent in the English language to satisfactorily perform the essential functions of the position. The degree of fluency required will vary depending upon the nature of the position.

Caregivers are expected to honor the Mission, Values, Vision and Promise and adhere to the Code of Conduct, policies and standards of their organization.

For direct patient care roles: Performs and maintains currency of essential competencies as required by specific area of hire and populations served.

o Assists therapists and therapist assistants with therapy treatments:

o Monitors patient reaction to therapy and reports significant changes or developments to therapist.

o Transports / escorts patients

In this position you will:

o Assists therapists and therapist assistants with therapy treatments:

o Monitors patient reaction to therapy and reports significant changes or developments to therapist.

o Transports / escorts patients to treatment/hospital rooms as needed.

o Assists in transferring patients between different surfaces as needed.

o Assists in general department maintenance by performing light housekeeping tasks on a frequent basis:

o Changes linen in patient treatment areas per department procedure.

o Performs scheduled cleaning and maintenance of department equipment and supplies per department procedures.

o Orders, stocks, and performs inventory of therapy supplies and maintains inventory of equipment and linen.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications this position include:

Education:

H.S. Diploma or GED or equavelent experience

Coursework/Training Completion of PH&S Rehabilitation Services Department Therapy Aide training program within 3 months of employment.

License/Certification:

o AHA-BLS required within 3 months of hire.

o PLs 540 and 580: In compliance with company policy and state regulations, a Department of Human Services (DHS) criminal background check is required for this position.

Experience:

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

Education:

Coursework/Training Some college coursework.

Coursework/Training Training in Windows based software programs. Or equivalent educ/experience

License/Certification:

o AHA-BLS required within 3 months of hire.

o PLs 540 and 580: In compliance with company policy and state regulations, a Department of Human Services (DHS) criminal background check is required for this position.

Experience:

Experience as a Therapy Aide.

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work

environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team

member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our

patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees

create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor,

introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and

updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their

concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision

is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our

award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the

Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of

Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our

many options in Oregon.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 296463

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