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Location: Mississauga
Job Code: 26314
Status: PARTTIME

Date Posted: November 16, 2022

Saint Elizabeth is an award-winning not-for-profit and charitable organization, known for its track record of social innovation, applied research and breakthrough clinical practices in home and community care. Our team of 7,000 nurses, rehab therapists, and personal support workers deliver more than five million health care visits annually.

Our Foundation is dedicated to raising funds for the advancement of knowledge and charitable initiatives in home and community care.

POSITION SUMMARY:

As a key member of the Saint Elizabeth clinical team the OTA/PTA will work with clients to optimize their health and wellness.  The suitable OTA/ PTA will be able to work well independently and in a team, they will be customer service focused, and have great people skills. We are currently seeking an OTA/PTA for the Saint Elizabeth Rehab Center.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the supervising physiotherapist in performing various components of the treatment plans for clients in the rehab center

  • Perform various treatments as prescribed and directed by the supervising Physiotherapist including but not limited to gait training, balance exercises, transfer training, range of motion, strengthening, application of modalities. (i.e. heat, ice, ultrasound, TENS)

  • Deliver dynamic, safe and therapeutically beneficial treatment plans

  • Set up and prepare equipment and clean up after client treatments

  • Ensure that the therapy gym and treatment areas are safe and tidy

  • Maintain regular ongoing communication with the physiotherapist regarding any changes or concerns about a resident’s status or treatment interventions

  • Document client treatment activities as per direction of the physiotherapist

Requirements:

  • Completed or in the process of completing a OTA/PTA Diploma.

  • Knowledge of various clinical populations and treatment modalities.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a dynamic fast paced environment.

  • Ability to perform repetitive bending, reaching, pushing, lifting and transferring using proper/safe body mechanics.

  • BCLS and CPR certificate.

  • Availability to work flexible hours

  • Vulnerable sector check (current)

Please apply at smitalalni@sehc.com

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