HealthEast

  • Physical Medicine Aide - Bethesda (Casual)

    Job Location US-MN-St. Paul
    Job ID
    2018-10871
    Category
    Patient Care Support/Nursing Assistant
    Contract Status
    C1
    FTE
    0.01
    Authorized Hours
    0.01
    Shift
    Days
  • Overview

    Physical Medicine Aides are part of a dynamic team responsible for transporting patients to and from the Rehab Services Department ensuring a comfortable patient experience. At HealthEast, we are all called to improve the health of our neighbors and provide optimal health and well-being for our patients, our communities and ourselves. No matter the area of expertise, every employee’s contributions are of equal importance to our ability to provide the highest quality health care and deliver the best service every day. Physical Medicine Aides participate in providing a health care experience that empowers our customers and their families to live life better.

    Responsibilities

    • Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations and policies, procedures and standards
    • Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements to achieve clinical, satisfaction and/or efficiency outcomes
    • Safely transports patients in a timely manner and respects patient personal dignity
    • Demonstrates knowledge and skill to provide care to a diverse population
    • Assists therapists during patient treatments
    • Prepares patients, treatment area and equipment for treatment procedures and supplies
    • Provides hands on assistance to patients in the practice of repetitive activities to facilitate treatment
    • Cleans and maintains department and equipment
    • Maintains an inventory of supplies in order to ensure the efficient operation of the department

    Qualifications

    • High school graduate or equivalent
    • Previous patient/customer service experience preferred
    • Valid Basic Life Support (BLIS)
    • Attention to Detail: Achieves thoroughness and accuracy when accomplishing a task
    • Interpersonal Communication: Skilled in developing effective rapport with customers, co-workers, or families, actively listening to develop a positive connection
    • Office Skills: Knowledge and application of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing, managing files and records, stenography and transcription, designing forms, and other office procedures and terminology
    • Organization: Effective management of projects, deadlines, and work load prioritizing; putting things together in an orderly and functional whole
    • Patient Safety: Demonstrates practices that support safety with recognition of variations in populations served, preventing harm to patients, families, employees, and themselves

     

    About HealthEast

     

    At HealthEast, our patients are our neighbors and we are dedicated to their, and our, optimal health and well-being. We are guided by our faith-based heritage, a call to healing that respects the dignity and culture of every person. We empower our patients with user-friendly access to their health information, dependable service, and affordable, high-quality care.

     

    We put new, more efficient models of care into practice, allowing our 7,500 employees and 850 physicians to focus on what’s important: providing compassionate health care that puts the patient and their needs first. With 14 clinics, home care, a medical transportation center, and four hospitals — Bethesda Hospital, St. John’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, and Woodwinds Health Campus — we provide excellent family health and specialization, including primary, maternity, orthopaedics and post-acute care.

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