• Therapy Aide - Outpatient Rehab - Per Diem

    Cedars-SinaiLos Angeles, CA 90006

    Job #1334226868

  • Cedars-Sinai is one of the largest nonprofit academic medical centers in the U.S. with 886 licensed beds, 2,100 physicians, 3,000 nurses and thousands of other healthcare professionals and staff. Clinical programs range from primary care for preventing, diagnosing and treating common conditions to specialized treatments for rare, complex and advanced illnesses. In addition, Cedars-Sinai serves the community through its Medical Network, which includes the highly rated Cedars-Sinai Medical Group and Cedars-Sinai Health ~~~ a per diem Therapy Aide at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, you will assist in patient related tasks that may include transportation, preparation and assisting patient care, and/or assist with the application of modalities and procedures according to the prescription of the physician and as delegated by the primary therapist of the same discipline. Non-patient related tasks include maintenance of area, monitoring of equipment and supplies, and clerical duties. Therapy Aide will assist in divisional growth and cohesiveness to ensure a high quality of patient care consistent with Practice Act; Scope of Practice; Code of Ethics; the Plan for the Provision of Care to Patients, the Performance Improvement Plan and Patient Education Plan. Competency skills include the ability to provide care while maintaining a safe environment, utilizing appropriate communication with sensitivity and attention to special populations, including patients with diverse cultural backgrounds, age, developmental issues and physical disabilities.The Therapist Aide -Per Diem is considered employed on an at-will basis with no guarantee of scheduled hours. Scheduling is done based on staffing need and availability. The Therapist Aide -Per Diem staff member is expected to be available a minimum of 16 hours per month.Education:? High school graduate or equivalent required.? Bachelor's degree preferred.Licenses and Certifications:American Heart Association Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certificationExperience:Customer service experienceCedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.