The Rehabilitation Technician is responsible for assisting therapists in providing safe, efficient, and effective delivery of patient care by preparing patients for their therapy session, assisting therapists with patient transfers, monitoring patient exercises under the direct supervision of a therapist, assisting with rehab equipment during therapy sessions, and performing clerical tasks as directed.
Under supervision of the therapist, assesses patients needs and identifies patients ability to participate in treatment each day.
Implements assistance with plan of care as directed by the therapist
Communicates with the therapist recommendations/need for revision/update of plan of care as determined by physicians or nursing staff.
Coordinates care and communicate effectively with interdisciplinary team to achieve desire outcomes.
Under the direct supervision of the therapist, provides treatment interventions based on the patients plan of care
Assists with treatment interventions, including patient transfers, patient monitoring, and exercise monitoring as directed by the therapist
Coordinates care and communicate effectively with interdisciplinary team to achieve desired outcomes.
Identifies patients/familys educational needs and communicates needs to the therapist.
Assists therapist with treatment equipment for use in patient treatment.
Prepares, maintains and cleans department/treatment areas in compliance with appropriate polices related to infection control, safety regulations and other established guidelines.
Completes cleaning per schedule
Completes maintenance, temperature and safety checklist
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider netwo...rk and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.