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DescriptionJob Schedule: Per Diem
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For more than 118 years, Backus Hospital has been the primary source of healthcare services for much of Eastern Connecticut. We are home to the only trauma center in New London and Windham counties, and are the only area hospital with LIFE STAR helicopter services. We deliver and coordinate a continuum of high-quality healthcare with the goal of improving the health of our communities.
In addition to our 200+ bed hospital, the Backus Health System includes numerous off-site locations, including several health centers, Backus Home Health Care and the Backus Outpatient Care Center, also in Norwich. Backus Health Centers are located in Montville, Ledyard, Colchester, Norwich, and North Stonington, and additional labs for blood draws are available throughout the region.
Per Diem, flexibility required. Weekends required, Days.
The Rehab Aide supports the therapists and nurses with patient related activities and care. Performs department clerical duties including answering the phones. Assists in coordinating work flow.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Position requires six (6) months related experience.
License and Certification:
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification or nurse’s aide training preferred. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
More than one (1) year related experience.
License and Certification:
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification or nurse’s aide training... Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Ability to read and understand oral and written instructions, and effectively communicate information. Basic computer skills (including opening/reading email, basic internet use).
Must be organized, flexible and a team player. Strong commitment to customer service. Working knowledge of windows based software (including word processing and spreadsheet).
PROBLEM SOLVING AND DECISION MAKING
Work is performed in accordance with instructions and procedures. Requires the ability to recognize problem situations and refer them to the appropriate staff member. Ability to exercise discretion and use good judgment. Ability to maintain confidentiality at all times.
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