Assists in the provision of rehabilitative services.
Assists with patient treatments as directed. Prepares treatment areas for therapy and maintains in safe and sanitary condition. Maintains equipment used in therapy interventions. Maintains adequate inventory of supplies and equipment. Completes non-clinical and clerical tasks as assigned. Exhibits and maintains skills required to use and care for equipment: Pulse Oximeter, Blood Pressure Cuff /Pulse, Exercise Equipment, Wheelchairs (including CADILLAC), Orthotics, Patient Beds, Tilt Table, Floor Lift, Lite Gait, and Standing Frame. Demonstrates and instructs patient and staff on body mechanics. Manages tube lines (catheters, IV, oxygen). Manages oxygen supplies and follows storage procedure. Identifies contraindications for patient. Follows precautions for WB, Cardiac, Contact, spinal precautions, and precautions with total joint replacements. Provides set-up and/or application for therapy modalities as indicated and directed by the therapist: Iontophoresis, Ultrasound, Electric Stimulation / Interferential, TENS, Hot/Cold Packs, Ice Massage, Traction, Fluidotherapy, and Compression.
Qualifications: LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION: Certification Required: BLS (Basic Life Support).
EDUCATION: Required: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.)
WORK EXPERIENCE: Preferred: Knowledge of hospital environment. Customer service experience.
Job: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905025139
About Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.