Physiotherapy Assistant

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 876969453
  • Posted Date: Nov 25, 2022
  • Closing Date: Jan 25, 2023
  • Company: LISTOWEL PHYSIOTHERAPY & HEALTH CARE CENTRE
  • Category: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:Listowel, Ontario, Canada
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Job Details

  • Experience: 1 month - 7 months
  • Opening Positions: 1
  • Remuneration: $23.00 per hour
  • 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

Job Duties and Tasks:

Tasks

  • Administer tests using equipment, instruct patients on test procedures and record results, and monitor, check and calibrate auditory equipment
  • Assist during assessment of patients and carry out treatment programs and develop materials for use with patients
  • Carry out treatment programs, under the direction of physiotherapists and/or occupational therapists, to rehabilitate patients with various injuries or disabilities
  • Examine adult clients to assess hearing loss, recommend type of hearing instrument, take earmold impressions and perform follow-up examinations and readjustments
  • Operate ophthalmic testing and measuring instruments, record test results and administer eye drops, ointments and medications as directed by ophthalmologists
  • Clean and maintain equipment
  • Document patient rehabilitation progress
  • Perform various administrative functions
  • Take patients’ general medical and ophthalmic history

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Licensure by a provincial/territorial regulatory body for Hearing Instrument Practitioner