Exercise Technician - 15-20 Hours/Week - PMRI
Company: Christiana Care Health System
Posted on: November 10, 2018
This is a 15 to 20 hour per week position. This position is located at Christiana Care Preventative Medicine and Rehabilitation Institute Site located in Wilmington, DE. PRIMARY FUNCTION: To provide supportive services in the Physical Therapy Department. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Assists the therapist in treatment preparation for group or individual sessions. Sessions include, but are not limited to, hot and cold packs, routine follow-up exercises, and ambulation. - Maintains the work area in a neat and orderly fashion, safe for patient care. Cleans and prepares equipment for patient use. - Maintains a current inventory of patient supplies and equipment. - Assists therapists in medical equipment ordering. - Monitors patient flow within the department; occasionally assisting with patient transport. - Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide care appropriate to adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients, including knowledge of growth and development, the ability to obtain and interpret information to identify patient needs, and to provide the care needed. - Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices and infection control policies. Reports to supervisor, in a timely manner, any unsafe activities, hazards, or safety violations that might cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and visitors. - Performs other related duties as required. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: - High School graduate or equivalent - Currently enrolled in a pre-Physical Therapy program through an accredited University - Previous experience working or volunteering in a Physical Therapy setting Wilmington Hospital, Wilmington, Delaware. This 241-bed, 622,100-square-foot facility includes an emergency department and helipad, and is supported by specialized centers for rehabilitation, advanced joint replacement, women's health, pediatrics, behavioral health and memory disorders. This location also offers diagnostic imaging, lab services and an on-site surgicenter. The Wilmington Hospital campus serves as Christiana Care's corporate headquarters and includes the Wilmington Annex, which hosts adolescent health services, an HIV program, a Community Health Access Program and the Wilmington Family Medical Center. Academic medical center, Baltimore area, Best regional hospital, Community-based medicine, Community health, Clinician, Delaware hospital, Delaware's largest health system, Electronic medical records, Epic EMRs, Everest Award-winner, In-patient, Level I Trauma Center, Magnet designation, Nationally recognized, Outpatient, Philadelphia area, Provider, Surgery center, Teaching hospital, Wellness, Wilmington, Newark, U.S. New & World Report ranking, Expert, Serve, Care, Healthcare, Respectful, Dover, Bear, Middletown, Rehoboth Beach, Bethany Beach, Delmarva Peninsula, New Castle, Elkton, Maryland, Glasgow, Hockessin, Brookside, Smyrna, Pike Creek Valley, Milford, Claymont, Pike Creek, Wilmington Manor, North Star, Seaford, Southeastern Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey, Vineland, Millville, West Chester, Kennett Square, Swedesboro, Carneys Point, Woodstown, Salem, Elmer, Deptford Township, Washington Township, Pitman, Glassboro, Franklin
Keywords: Christiana Care Health System, Wilmington , Exercise Technician - 15-20 Hours/Week - PMRI, Professions , Wilmington, Delaware
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