Job Ref: 27544
Talent Area: PT/OT
Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
Sugar Land, TX 77479
Area/Department: PT/OT - IP
Employment Type: Regular
Job Type: PRN
Organization: Houston Methodist
Work Shift: DAY
Work Week: PRN
Since 1998, Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital has been serving Fort Bend and the surrounding counties. Residents have come to rely on a level of compassionate care and leading-edge technology that was once available only in the Texas Medical Center. With 243 licensed beds, 20 operating rooms and over 1,900 employees, Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital was designed to provide comprehensive, personalized care for the community.
SUMMARY: Assists professional staff with treatment procedures as assigned under direct supervision by licensed staff in outpatient and acute care setting to a varied age population. Performs routine departmental maintenance activities and a variety of basic office functions, including use of the telephone, computer, fax and copier.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Assists professional staff with patient treatments under supervision.
2. Communicates patient`s response to treatment to the professional staff. 3. Demonstrates ability to utilize a variety of treatment modalities effectively. 4. Communicates effectively with patients, visitors, other employees and Medical staff. 5. Performs routine departmental maintenance activities. 6. Performs clerical tasks such as answering the telephone and entering charges. 7. Participates in individual and staff development activities. 8. Demonstrates the components of the I CARE values statement (Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence). 9. Demonstrates ServicePRIDE Standards (smiles and makes eye contact; greets each patient and visitor; seeks out patient and visitor contact; displays appropriate body language at all times; takes 5 minutes each day to go above and beyond for one patient or visitor; honors diversity; thanks every customer). 10. Follows all safety rules while on the job. Reports all accidents promptly and corrects minor safety hazards. Communicates with peers and management regarding any hazards identified in the workplace. 11. Performs other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma or GED & 1 year of college.
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Minimum of 1-3 years of work experience in a rehabilitation setting involving both inpatient and outpatient.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED: Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
Houston Methodist is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.
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