SCL Health Physical Therapy Aide in Brighton, Colorado

Platte Valley Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based,nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. PlatteValley Medical Center (PVMC) is an excellent place to work with a provensuccess of hiring and retaining quality employees. In fact, the turnoverrate among our associates is approximately half that of Denver metro areahealthcare facilities. A Culture of Excellence and Care Platte Valley MedicalCenter is proud of our Planetree Designation which represents the highestlevel of evidence-based achievement in patient/person-centered care. Allassociates at Platte Valley commit to the Platte Valley Behavior Standardsthat help to sustain our culture of excellence. We recognize and value thatone of our greatest strengths continues to derive from the friendships andalliances found throughout the Hospital. The Physical Medicine Aide assists therapists with patienttreatment, transportation and with department organizational duties. The aide works with occasional supervision. Performs all other duties as assigned. Education: High school graduation or G.E.D. equivalentpreferred. CPR required by completion of the unit-specific orientation andbefore working independently. Experience: 6 months experience in physical therapy and/ornurse aide work preferred. Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities: This position requires abasic knowledge of human anatomy, therapeutic techniques, medicaldiagnosis and terminology. The Physical Therapy Aide must have the ability tointeract and communicate with medical personnel, patients and families.(See Competency Assessment policy)Qualifications CO-BrightonOur facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race,color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or access to,or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or activities, oron the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and activitiesEmployer's Job# 18003126Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOEstatement.