Internship Details

Step and Spine Physical Therapy Madras
Website:
https://www.stepandspine.com/contact/

Internship Title
Physical Therapy Aide/Tech
Area Industry Minimum Age Hourly Rate Interns Needed
Jefferson County Service 18 $14.00 - $15.00 Depending on Experience 1
Resume Required Requires Cover Letter Interview Required Hours Per Week Days Per Week
Yes No Yes 25-29 5
Application Deadline Start Date End Date Computer Knowledge Drug Screening
open until filled 2021-06-21 TBD Yes Yes
Background Check
Yes

Description
We are looking for a member of our community to come join our team and deliver passionate empathetic care in a fast-paced outpatient clinic setting.  We are people who love movement and the outdoors and are looking to get our patients back to the activities they love as limitless as possible.  We work with people from all walks of life and are looking for a team member who is motivated and energetic to be part of what we are doing for this community.  If this sounds like you please apply and reach out today.  
JOB SUMMARY:
Under the direct supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist, perform client treatment programs and activities as prescribed and provide technical assistance regarding therapeutic programs, methods, and equipment, in accordance with company policies and procedures. This position is responsible for supporting the mission, vision, and values of the company. 
QUALIFICATIONS - Required:
1. Education - High School Diploma or equivalent.
2. Skills - Ability to communicate effectively, knowledge of physical therapy equipment and care, ability to follow written and oral instruction, ability to assist and prepare patients for treatment with various therapy exercises and equipment.
JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Patient Care Activities - To include use of hot packs and cold packs, performance of therapeutic US as directed by the Physical Therapist, supervising exercises that have been previously taught by the Physical Therapist, disconnecting patients from electrical stimulation units, assisting patients in setting exercise equipment, use of dumbbells, Theraband, etc., transcribe information in the charts (checking off the exercise flow sheet by recording reps/weights, writing the name/date/ICD-9 code on billing sheets after the initial evaluation of the patient and other pertinent activities as deemed necessary.
  • Clinical Duties - To include laundry-wash, dry, and fold, clean tables in between patient use, stocking carts with towels, pillowcases, etc.; cleaning of the exercise equipment at least once a day and more frequently as warranted, assisting with the tidiness of the clinic as needed to include emptying trash, vacuuming, straightening up the waiting room and other duties as deemed necessary.
  • Office Duties - To include answering phones/how to operate the phones, how to take a referral, how to schedule patients including documenting cxl, NS, and R/S of patients, how to take a co-pay/patient supply order, where to locate a supply for the clinic or for patient purchase, how to locate charts in the chart drawer, where necessary paperwork is located, how to make up a new chart, how to use copiers/fax machine, how to administer initial evaluation paperwork and other tasks deemed necessary.
Educational Aspect
Joining our team will lead to the development and growth of a variety of skills.  You will gain access to the outpatient health care environment, learn the roles and responsibilities of the rehab team, and help people reach and achieve their goals of returning to work and recreation through your efforts of helping us engage with our patients.  You will be the ultimate team player and your versatility will help us deliver effective care in a variety of domains. The applicant will grow in but not limited to the following skills:
- Patient education regarding movement and exercise
- Problem-solving based on the particular patient's needs
- Multitasking to manage various needs in the clinic
- Time management to ensure all tasks are completed in an efficient manner 
- Learn motivational interviewing and understanding patients needs and desired outcomes
 
Further Requirements

None

Lift Requirements
Be able to lift up to 50lbs frequently throughout the day.

Step and Spine Physical Therapy Madras
Website:
https://www.stepandspine.com/contact/
Internship Title
Physical Therapy Aide/Tech
AreaIndustry
Jefferson CountyService
Minimum AgeHourly Rate
18$14.00 - $15.00 Depending on Experience
Interns NeededRequires Cover Letter
1No
Interview RequiredApplication Deadline
Yesopen until filled
Start DateEnd Date
2021-06-21TBD
Hours/WeekGeneral Computer Knowledge
25-29Yes
Drug ScreeningBackground Check
YesYes

Description
We are looking for a member of our community to come join our team and deliver passionate empathetic care in a fast-paced outpatient clinic setting.  We are people who love movement and the outdoors and are looking to get our patients back to the activities they love as limitless as possible.  We work with people from all walks of life and are looking for a team member who is motivated and energetic to be part of what we are doing for this community.  If this sounds like you please apply and reach out today.  
JOB SUMMARY:
Under the direct supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist, perform client treatment programs and activities as prescribed and provide technical assistance regarding therapeutic programs, methods, and equipment, in accordance with company policies and procedures. This position is responsible for supporting the mission, vision, and values of the company. 
QUALIFICATIONS - Required:
1. Education - High School Diploma or equivalent.
2. Skills - Ability to communicate effectively, knowledge of physical therapy equipment and care, ability to follow written and oral instruction, ability to assist and prepare patients for treatment with various therapy exercises and equipment.
JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Patient Care Activities - To include use of hot packs and cold packs, performance of therapeutic US as directed by the Physical Therapist, supervising exercises that have been previously taught by the Physical Therapist, disconnecting patients from electrical stimulation units, assisting patients in setting exercise equipment, use of dumbbells, Theraband, etc., transcribe information in the charts (checking off the exercise flow sheet by recording reps/weights, writing the name/date/ICD-9 code on billing sheets after the initial evaluation of the patient and other pertinent activities as deemed necessary.
  • Clinical Duties - To include laundry-wash, dry, and fold, clean tables in between patient use, stocking carts with towels, pillowcases, etc.; cleaning of the exercise equipment at least once a day and more frequently as warranted, assisting with the tidiness of the clinic as needed to include emptying trash, vacuuming, straightening up the waiting room and other duties as deemed necessary.
  • Office Duties - To include answering phones/how to operate the phones, how to take a referral, how to schedule patients including documenting cxl, NS, and R/S of patients, how to take a co-pay/patient supply order, where to locate a supply for the clinic or for patient purchase, how to locate charts in the chart drawer, where necessary paperwork is located, how to make up a new chart, how to use copiers/fax machine, how to administer initial evaluation paperwork and other tasks deemed necessary.
Educational Aspect
Joining our team will lead to the development and growth of a variety of skills.  You will gain access to the outpatient health care environment, learn the roles and responsibilities of the rehab team, and help people reach and achieve their goals of returning to work and recreation through your efforts of helping us engage with our patients.  You will be the ultimate team player and your versatility will help us deliver effective care in a variety of domains. The applicant will grow in but not limited to the following skills:
- Patient education regarding movement and exercise
- Problem-solving based on the particular patient's needs
- Multitasking to manage various needs in the clinic
- Time management to ensure all tasks are completed in an efficient manner 
- Learn motivational interviewing and understanding patients needs and desired outcomes
 
Further Requirements

None

Lift Requirements
Be able to lift up to 50lbs frequently throughout the day.

Area Coordinator

Debbie Taylor
debbie@edcoinfo.com
(541) 408-1308