Therapy Aide
Job ID: R0038721 | Healthcare Specialists | Part Time | Charlottesville, VA
The Patient Care Specialist I is responsible for providing limited clinical support to clinicians in a physical therapy/occupational therapy office. These duties may include assisting providers and other staff, maintaining clean and safe clinic environment, assisting with patient transfers/guarding, inventory, and stocking supplies.

Essential Functions of the Job:

Clinical:
  • Prepares patients to see provider(s).
  • Maintains appropriate inventory of supplies for the practice.
  • Cleans and stocks supplies.
  • Occasional back-up to the front desk.
  • Cleaning and upkeep of equipment and supplies.
  • Assists clinicians with patient transfers/guarding.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Professional Development:
  • Seeks professional growth opportunities that enhance professional practice thorough both formal and informal activities.

Non-Essential Functions of the Job:
  • Participates in community outreach activities.
  • Participates in quality improvement projects under the supervision of the lead therapists or Clinic Manager.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: High school diploma or GED.
  • Experience: Clinical experience preferred.
  • Licensure: None.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping, and reaching (overhead, extensive, and repetitive). Repetitive motion: computer keyboard. Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 50-100 lbs. May be exposed to noise, radiation, radioactive materials, blood/body fluids, and infectious disease.




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