City
Barron
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
Vacation coverage for Barron and Rice Lake. Also could be asked to cover for vacations at other regional sites.
Weekend schedule
Weekend rotation approximately every 6th Saturday
Site description
Barron, population 3,300 and neighboring Rice Lake, population 8,300 have everything from pristine lakes, nature trails and nature preserves to modern shopping with everything you might need. But best of all–and for those seeking peace and quiet—a great place to go to just relax. Recreational activities of our Northland area are numerous: fishing, swimming, hiking, hunting, premier golf courses, snowmobiling, skiing, hockey, curling, bowling, roller skating and stock car racing, along with social and cultural events. Barron and Rice Lake offer the best of small town living with big city accessibility being located 55 miles north of Eau Claire, WI, and 100 miles northeast of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN.
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
108829BR
Recruiter
Casondra Johnson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).