• Therapy Tech

    Job Locations US-OK-Oklahoma City
    Posted Date 8 months ago(3/6/2018 5:20 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-1068
    # of Openings
    4
    Shift
    Weekdays/Weekends
    Division
    Valir Rehab Hospital-OKC
    Category
    Physical Therapy
  • Overview

    POSITION PURPOSE:

    Under the supervision and/or direction of the Director of Clinical Services, Senior Therapist, or Staff Therapist, performs various duties assisting in the treatment and care of patients in accordance with the established methods and procedures of the hospital

    Responsibilities

    PROTECTED HEALTH INFORMATION:

     

    Qualifications

    POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

    Licenses or Certifications:  CPR Certification

     

    Total Education, Vocation Training, and Experience:  High School Graduate or equivalent preferred.  One (1) year prior experience preferred.         

     

    Skills and Abilities:

    Ability to seek assistance as needed; Ability to understand and follow through with directions given related to patient care; Ability to interact in a positive manner and to communicate well with patients, families, co-workers, supervisor, and other hospital employees.

     

    PROTECTED HEALTH INFORMATION:

    Position has Limited Access to Protected Health Information of patients on caseload.

     

    Proficiency or Productivity Standards:

    Organize and prioritize tasks and projects

    Accurately complete job responsibilities within the specified time constraints to meet the needs of patients, regulatory standards and customer satisfaction

     

     

    Physical ReQUIREMENTS:

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    Ability to speak, hear, and read English

    Ability to discern temperature, texture, size, and shape

    “Exceptional attendance is a requirement in order to fulfill role expectations.”

     

    CRITICAL DEMANDS:

    Lift up to 100#  from floor to 19” and 19” to 25”(Occasional)                                 Stand(Constant)

    Walk up to .25 mile(Frequent)                                                                                          Sit(Occasional)

    Sustained Forward bending in standing(Occasional)                                                    Sustained squat(Occasional)                                                                   Kneeling(Occasional)                                                                                                          Push/Pull up to  100# of force at 36”(Frequent)                                      

    Repetitive squat(Occasional)                                                                                            Full body range of motion(Constant)                                   

    Grasp of various sizes and weights up to 50#(Constant)                                             Front Carry – two handed carry of 25# up to 20 feet(Occasional)

    Balance(Continuous) In walking, standing, carrying, moving patients, and equipment, etc                       

     

    ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

    Indoor climate-controlled environment.  Patient care environment with potential exposure to unpleasant odors, to blood and body fluids which may carry infection to infectious disease, and to chemical and electrical hazards.  Occasional travel with exposure to outdoors elements

     

    Working Conditions:

    Potential hazards include:

    Exposure to

    None

    Some

    Frequent

    Very Frequent

    Exposure to

    None

    Some

    Frequent

    Very Frequent

    * toxic/caustic chemicals

     

    X

     

     

    *blood or body fluids

     

     

    X

     

    *extreme conditions, hot or cold

    X

     

     

     

    *communicable diseases

     

     

    X

     

    *dust/fumes/gases (including asbestos)

    X

     

     

     

    *unprotected heights

    X

     

     

     

    *moving mechanical parts

     

    X

     

     

    *CRT (computer) monitor

     

    X

     

     

    *potential electric shock

     

    X

     

        

    *frequent, repetitive motions

     

    X

     

     

    *x-ray electro-magnetic energy

     

    X

     

     

    *Other (as listed)

     

     

     

     

    *high pitched noises

    X

     

     

        

     

     

     

     

     

    *needles or other sharp objects

     

    X

     

        

     

     

     

     

     

    MACHINES/EQUIPMENT USED

    Office equipment such as computer, FAX, telephone, copier, calculator, etc. Assumes responsibility for equipment, inventory, safety, and security of assigned facilities