Rehab Services Careers at Lifespan

Rehabilitation Aide Job

Job Number: RIH18365

Job Title: Rehabilitation Aide

Department: Children's Rehab Services - 1013042

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI


Under general supervision of the Clinical Manager/coordinators, and the direct supervision of the Rehab professionals, administers therapy treatments or assists therapists in providing treatments designed to relieve pain and maximize functions of patients across the lifespan. Transports patients and records, maintains supply inventory, and prepares and cleans treatment areas. Provides office and systems support at all Rehab Service locations.

BASIC KNOWLEDGE:

Interpersonal skills necessary to work effectively with patients and other members of the healthcare team.

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to assist with providing care to patients throughout the lifespan, with consideration of the aging process, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.

Effective verbal and non-verbal communication skills.

Basic computer skills.

EXPERIENCE:

High School graduate or GED required.

One year related experience in fitness training or direct patient care such as a Rehabilitation or CNA position required.