Assists as an acute care physical medicine team member encouraging and promoting independence of the patient and the patient's family. Also requires assessment skills (i.e., taking blood pressures, vital signs) and exercise therapy.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Six months experience preferably in hospitals, desirable or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience in ADL/Transfer techniques preferred but not required.
Basic computer knowledge.
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.