Full Time Rehab Assistant – Castleview Care Centre
We are looking for a positive, proactive Rehabilitation Assistant to join our person-centred care team.
Under the direction of an Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist, the Rehabilitation Assistant works as a member of the care team to promote comfort and meet individual resident goals. The Rehabilitation Assistant provides delegated care and programs and assists the therapist in monitoring and evaluating residents’ status and needs.
Carry out PT delegated tasks as written on TOF sheet and directed by PT.
Report staff concerns and requests to PT
Present Fall Incident Reports to PT and file in Falls Binder after reviewed by PT
Update TOF monthly
Carry out OT delegated tasks and assist in OT Assessments
Report staff concerns and requests to OT
Equipment quotes relay insurance coverage and physician prescriptions
Carry out task delegated from DOC
Assist with Lab
Daily stats of time and exercises with resident
InterRai assessments and reposting weekly
Maintain rehab equipment and equipment list
Document equipment trials in resident chart under Rehab
Minor equipment repairs and assist family in coordinating more major repairs
Track equipment (wheelchairs, walkers, Roho mattresses, transfer poles, bed and chair alarms, mechanical lifts and ceiling lifts)
Clean equipment post use or pass on to night shift
Attend Care Conferences on behalf of Rehab Department
Print Care conference sheets prior to care conference and provide to PT/OT
Slider sheets, shoes, hip protectors, slings, fall prevention,
Discuss Rehab process and concerns with family members
Completion of a recognized Rehabilitation Assistant Diploma