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Therapy Aide - Inpatient Rehab

Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics
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Overview:
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics are part of a network of state of the art medical facilities located within the heart of the Willamette Valley. At Salem Health, we pride ourselves on being a community centric, diverse organization that has been voted a top workplace by our employees for three years running.
 

We continually strive to provide innovative paths to learning and growth while maintaining an environment of strategic problem solving objectives through Lean driven principles. We understand that hardworking, conscientious and compassionate team members are one of our most valuable assets and we are always looking for outstanding people to join our team.
 

Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics complies with the Oregon COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement for Healthcare Providers and Healthcare Staff in Healthcare Settings and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination Interim Final Rule. Every candidate who accepts a position with Salem Health will be required to furnish proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to starting employment ("Fully vaccinated" means having received both doses of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine or one dose of a single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, and at least 14 days have passed since the individual’s final dose of COVID-19 vaccine). Details can be found on the Oregon Health Authority site here .
Description/Qualifications:
Your Role With Us:
 
By providing our therapists with needed support, you will ensure that the treatment environment is optimized for patient care. Positive communication and a strong interest in providing compassionate care enables you to use your unique abilities while working with a great team where you will be challenged and rewarded.
 

Core Functions:
  • Assist with direct patient care under the supervision and direction of a licensed clinical therapist.
  • Ensures safety when assisting with exercise, therapy equipment, transfers and mobility.
  • Demonstrates appropriate body mechanics for personal safety and injury prevention.
  • Manages the daily flow in the department. Anticipates the patient and staff needs and offers help appropriately.
Background/Expertise:
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Previous professional and/or volunteer experience in a rehab setting required.
  • BLS from the American Heart Association obtained within 90 days of hire.
  • Experience with working with various machines and equipment such as a whirlpool bath, exercise bikes, paraffin bath, hydro collator, wheelchairs and other therapy-related equipment.
We have many excellent opportunities available! To view all of our openings, please visit our career page at https://www.salemhealth.org/about/careers
Closing:
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status or condition protected by law.
 
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for applicants. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact my.recruiter@salemhealth.org.
 
 
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