Kindred Healthcare is seeking a Rehab Technician for Mercy Iowa City Rehabilitation Hospital, our new, 40-bed Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility (IRF) located in Coralville, IA! Our new rehabilitation hospital, in partnership with Mercy Iowa City, is now open and offers specialized programs for people who have experienced stroke, brain and spinal-cord injuries, amputations, complex orthopedic injuries and other conditions requiring inpatient rehabilitative services. Our goal is to help patients achieve their highest level of recovery with a goal of returning home as soon as able.
Our culture of caring for our patients and residents begin with our core values - our employees. We are committed to fostering professional growth and dedicated healthcare teams that make us the provider of choice. We embrace a diverse workforce and understand that hiring outstanding people is the key to providing quality care - and quality care is what we do every day! Interested in a career with Kindred Hospitals , a place where you can put your heart into and make a real difference in our patient's lives?
The Rehab Tech is responsible for preparing treatment areas, cleaning treatment areas, positioning patients, procurement and inventory of supplies, transporting, and assisting patients and therapist.
Transports patients to and from the Therapy Gym.
Prepares patient for prescribed treatment and assists professional staff with patient treatment.
Follows plan for discharge and discusses with clinical staff any additional discharge concerns which arise during care of the patient.
Prepares, cleans and maintains treatment areas and equipment.
Procures and keeps an accurate inventory of all therapy supplies.
Performs routine clerical tasks for Therapy Department.
Other duties as assigned.
High School diploma
Mandatory adult and child abuse certification required.
Minimum six months experience in an acute or long term facility preferred.
Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
Job : Rehab Technician Primary Location : IA-Coralville-Mercy Iowa City Rehabilitation Hospital Organization : 4092 - Mercy Iowa City Rehabilitation Hospital Shift : Day