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Therapy Technician

Ascension
Baltimore, MD 21202
Job ID: 322376

Therapy Technician

Baltimore, Maryland

Regular / Day

We Are Hiring

Therapy Technician - Physical Therapy 001 - Full-Time, Days  - St Agnes Hospital-Baltimore MD - Baltimore, MD

Why Join Ascension?

For more than 150 years, Saint Agnes Hospital, part of Ascension, has been dedicated to the art of healing by providing exceptional care to the greater Baltimore area. Built on a strong foundation of excellent medical care and compassion, Saint Agnes and the physicians who practice here are committed to providing the best care for our patients for many years to come.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St. Agnes Healthcare-MD, you will have the opportunity to

Assists in the provision of rehabilitative services.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Maintains and monitors daily patient schedule, demonstrating initiative to confer with therapists for schedule changes and to make non-clinical prioritization judgments.
  • Independently demonstrates awareness of patient treatment needs. Assists patients in transfers as directed by the therapist or with nursing supervision when on nursing unit. Assists patient to dress/undress and to position themselves in preparation for and following therapy treatment.
  • May contribute to daily operations by developing advanced skill/competency to assist therapist in one or more of the following areas: hearing screening of infants, inventory, gym transport, pulsatile lavage, lymphedema management, data collection, and quality improvement.
  • Performs exercise with patients after instruction by therapist. Demonstrates correct body position and proper use of equipment to prevent injury, instructs patients in proper alignment and in maintaining work load to meet exercise prescription.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Required Credential(s):
    • Certified BLS Provider specializing in Health Service Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Or military CPR-First Aid training.
Education:
  • HS or Equivalent 
    • Required: High school diploma or equivalentPreferred: Bachelor Level Degree
Work Experience:
  • Required: No experience. Preferred: Six months of experience in a hospital setting.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
As an equal opportunity employer, Saint Agnes Hospital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, veterans status, military service, or any other legally protected status.
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
Posted: 2019-05-13 Expires: 2019-06-20

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