Physical Therapy Aide

Location: Garden Grove, CA

Description

Who We Are:
At ProActive Work Health Services, we are committed to bringing back occupational medicine to its original core by customizing services and technology for cost-effective treatment and the highest quality patient care. We are seeking a highly motivated Medical Assistant to join our growing practice.

We Are Looking For: The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, organized, personable, and able to work well in a fast paced environment. Candidate must be motivated, posses excellent communication skills, and work well with others. Candidate will have the willingness and ambition to learn new skills and take on a variety of responsibilities.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

Physical Therapist Aide:

  • Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols.
  • Prepares patients for physical therapy treatment by welcoming, comforting, providing and/or assisting patient into physical therapy apparel or apertures.
  • Provides information to patients by answering questions and requests; allaying fears.
  • Helps treat patients by applying heat packs; paraffin dips; assisting patients into whirlpool; helping patient onto exercise equipment, monitoring motion; tracking walking time and distance; measuring mobility; performing prescribed exercises and strengthening techniques.
  • Educates patients by demonstrating proper use of equipment and exercise routines.
  • Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Provides equipment and supplies by sterilizing and delivering equipment and supplies to treatment area; positioning equipment for therapist access; positioning patient on equipment.
  • Ensures operation of physical therapy equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instruction; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.
  • Maintains physical therapy supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies.
  • Scheduling of patients and administrative duties associated with physical therapy department. 

Requirements:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Multi-tasking, Flexibility, Telephone Skills, Customer Service, Time Management, Organization, Attention to Detail, Scheduling, Word Processing, Professionalism, and Quality Focus
  • Bilingual required - Spanish

Education:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

Experience:

  • One year in occupational healthcare clinic preferred

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8 hour shift. 

Benefits:

  • Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Sick Time
  • 401(k)
  • Employee Discount
  • Employer Sponsored Events

Compensation: negotiable depending on experience


For more information please visit our website: https://proactivework.com/

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/proactive-work-health-service/

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