Rehab Support Assistant

  • Exeter Hospital
  • 53 Church Street Kingston New Hampshire 03848 United States
  • Posted: Mar 20, 2019
Part-time Office and Clerical

Job Description

This position is responsible for assisting the licensed outpatient rehabilitation staff with a variety of indirect patient care activities and clerical duties.

Requirements:

  • High school graduate or equivalent experience
  • 1 year in patient care environment
  • CPR certified¬†within 90 days

Major Responsibilities:

  • Assists therapy staff in routine housekeeping activities such as removing soiled linen; sanitizing/organizing/replacing patient care equipment; distributing clean linen and keeping treatment and clinical areas well organized.
  • Performs various clerical activities to include photocopying records; filing and ordering clinical documents; faxing insurance paperwork; assembling and disassembling files; maintaining and ordering chart forms; photocopying/printing patient handouts.
  • Delivers interoffice mail to/from the hospital mailroom (and/or physician offices as needed).
  • Assists in the transport of patients to and from the waiting areas; treatment rooms and exercise equipment.
  • Supports the outpatient rehab hospital campus and the satellite locations (Kingston; Newmarket; Raymond) to assist in all position responsibilities.
  • Maintains inventories of necessary supplies in specific treatment areas (to include tracking; ordering; receiving and putting away inventory supplies). Ensures adequate supplies and pharmacy items are delivered to assigned locations.
  • Assist the Senior Secretary by covering his/her job duties in his/her scheduled and unscheduled absence.
  • Facilitates welcoming and therapeutic relationships with patients; families and healthcare professionals; helping to ensure a positive experience.
  • Maintains awareness of the scope of practice for a Physical Therapy Aide as outlined within the NH Board of Allied Health Professions in section 409.04.