City
Chippewa Falls
State
Wisconsin
Telecommute
No
Department
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Position description
Responsible for provision and administration of specific therapy treatments under the supervision of the staff Therapist. The Rehabilitation Technician, as directed and supervised by the staff Therapist, assists with restoration of patient functioning to prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. The Rehabilitation Technician participates in operational aspects of the department, performance improvement activities within the department and participates in CQI activities. Performs clerical duties, assists with posting of patient charges in the computer order entry system or on hardcopy system. Meets communication needs of patient/family, departmental staff and medical staff. Participates in all infection control, departmental equipment training, and organizational safety and fire safety programs.
Qualifications
High school graduate or GED certificate. Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Strong written and verbal skills. Basic computer knowledge. Basic awareness of physical medicine, rehabilitation modalities, anatomy and physiology. Basic knowledge of rehabilitation services machine operation, maintenance and repairs of same. Decision-making, problem solving and team building skills.
Additional qualifications
Recommended, minimum of one-year experience as Physical Therapy Aide/Occupational Technician or another health related profession.
License or certification
BLS certification within 6 months of start date.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $13.13 per hour.
Benefits eligible
No
Schedule
Supplemental/On-call/Per Diem
Hours / Pay period
Per Diem/as needed
Schedule details
This will provide coverage for Chippewa Falls and Bloomer sites for vacations. Saturday rotation about every 5th weekend.
This position can also provide cross coverage to other NWWI sites.
Weekend schedule
Average of one every 5th Saturday.
Site description
Home to the Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company, Chippewa Falls (population 13,000) is a small town city with a diverse variety of attractions, including homemade culinary delights, fun and exciting events, specialty shopping, brewery and winery tours, and pristine natural beauty. With an abundance of resources for land or water recreation including: beautiful bike trails, picturesque parks and thousands of acres of forest land, Chippewa Falls is a place for those who enjoy the outdoors. With over 450 lakes and many rivers there are of water sports available and over 300 miles of snowmobile trails and a variety of cross-country ski trails for winter fun. Chippewa Falls is located 12 miles north of Eau Claire, WI
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
108824BR
Recruiter
Casondra Johnson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).