Physiotherapy Aide

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 483098336
  • Posted Date: May 13, 2024
  • Closing Date: Jul 28, 2024
  • Company: Revital Health Inc
  • Category: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:Chestermere, Alberta, Canada
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Job Details

  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Opening Positions: 1
  • Remuneration: $24.10 per hour / 35 hours per week
  • Commencement Date: As soon as possible
  • Education: College certificate or diploma from 1 to 2 years
  • How to apply: email to [email protected]

Job Description

Tasks

  • Assess patients’ physical abilities
  • Assist physicians in the assessment of patients
  • Carry out treatment programs, under the direction of physiotherapists and/or occupational therapists, to rehabilitate patients with various injuries or disabilities
  • Develop information materials for patients
  • Follow through on treatment programs with patients
  • Help physical therapists
  • Maintain prescription records
  • Set up and dismantle equipment
  • Administer evaluative tests and procedures
  • Apply and adjust casts, splints and bandages
  • Prepare and maintain equipment and supplies
  • Assist chiropractor with patient health education
  • Clean and dress wounds
  • Order and purchase equipment
  • Process claims such as health insurance or workers compensation
  • Remove casts, sutures and pins
  • Maintain clinical and progress reports
  • Maintain supplies
  • Connect treatment machines to patients, as directed by chiropractor
  • Assist chiropractor with physical examinations
  • Perform general clerical duties
  • Prepare and maintain cleanliness of collection areas
  • Process files and paperwork
  • Teach and/or supervise exercises to patients
  • Order supplies and equipment

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Work under pressure
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Walking

Personal suitability

  • Punctuality
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement
  • Accurate
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player