Select Medical

  • Full-time Rehab Aide / Therapy Assistant

    Job ID
    74827
    Location
    US-VA-Newport News
    Experience (Years)
    1
    Category
    Therapy - Support
    Street Address
    245 Chesapeake Avenue
    Company
    Riverside Rehab Hospital
    Position Type
    Full Time-Regular
  • Overview

    Riverside Rehabilitation Hospital

    *A joint venture with Select Medical & Riverside Health System*

    Newport News, VA

     

    Rehab Aide

     

     

    At Riverside Rehabilitation Hospital our services have been designed for patients who need a longer rehabilitation hospitalization for their recovery. We are currently seeking a Rehab Aide to join our team.

     

     

    Overview of Select Medical Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals

     

    Select Medical’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals provide advanced treatment and comprehensive care to best address the medical, physical, emotional and vocational challenges for individuals with:

    • Brain Injury
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Stroke
    • Amputation
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Orthopedic Conditions
    • Multiple Traumas

    Responsibilities

    Position Summary

     

    Under the direction of a therapist, assists patients in the rehabilitation process through provision of requested activities.  Prepares and maintains equipment and physical plant for daily activities.

     

    Qualifications

    Specific Duties

     

    • Performs patient related tasks assigned by therapist, including but not limited to:
      • Lifts patients to/from mats, treatment and tilt tables, wheelchairs and other equipment appropriate to the facility/department.
      • Assists patients with transfer activities to all surfaces.
      • Assists patients in donning/doffing all appliances specific to the facility/department.
      • Positions patients in parallel bars and prepares patients for standing with appropriate orthotic/prosthetic devices and equipment.
      • Transports patients to/from therapy as needed.
      • Assists therapist with other patient related treatment activities as appropriate and providing equipment.
      • Assist with patient related activities including equipment set-up and patient positioning in preparation for therapy session as outlined in the State Practice 

    Minimum Education & Experience (Including Licenses)

     

    1. High school graduate or equivalent required.
    2. One or more years of hospital experience as rehab aide preferred.

     

    Additional Data

    At our rehabilitation hospitals, our intense focus on high-quality results creates a challenging, fast-paced and extremely rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your healthcare needs.

     

    Other benefits of this position include:

    • Excellent Orientation Program
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Extended Illness Days (EID)
    • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
    • Prescription Coverage
    • Life Insurance
    • Short- and Long-Term Disability
    • Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement
    • 401(k) Retirement Plan
    • Personal and Family Medical Leave
    • A network of over 40,000 employees with huge growth and relocation opportunities