Job: Full Time Therapy Patient Care Tech - Rehab Hospital

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Job Description

About our Company:

Are you preparing for a career in physical therapy or occupational therapy? Do you need therapy field work hours? Do you want to learn hands-on clinical skills that will make you a better therapist? Are you interested in building therapy experiences and developing relationships that will strengthen your graduate school application? 

If so, the Therapy Tech position at Northern Utah Rehabilitation Hospital may be the right job for you. We currently have a job opening with PRN/part-time hours available.

Position Overview:

Under the direction of the assigned licensed Therapist, the Therapy Patient Care Tech provides support care to patients and therapy staff.

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Prioritizes and delivers basic patient care, which may include toileting, bathing, linen and clothing changes, ambulating, comfort measures and other patient needs.
  • Documents vital signs, measures and records intake and output, weights, etc.
  • Consults with Therapist and other members of the interdisciplinary team for the delivery of patient care.
  • Reports any changes observed in condition or behavior of patient to appropriate nursing or therapy personnel.
  • Responds to patient and family calls and request.
  • Transfers patients utilizing proper body mechanics and safe patient handling techniques.
  • Assist in preparing and maintaining gymnasium unit.
  • Assist with admission, discharge, and transfer of patients. 

Required Skills:

  • CPR certification required
  • One (1) year experience in a hospital setting preferred

Benefits/Compensation:

We offer a competitive benefits and compensation package.  Benefits include medical, dental, vision, 401(K), Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and ETO (Earned Time Off).  Salary will be commensurate with experience.