Texas Health Resources Technician Therapy SR - PT in Fort Worth, Texas
Rehab Tech (Full-Time)
Monday - Friday 8am -4:40pm, 6 weekend shifts per quarter
Are you looking for a rewarding career with great people? We’re looking for a Rehab Tech like you to join our Texas Health family.
Work location: is 1301 Pennsylvania Ave, Fort Worth TX 76104
Work environment: Inpatient Hospital/Acute Care
Work hours: Monday thru Friday 8 – 4:30, 6 weekend shifts per quarter
Salary range: $16.18 - $24.43 per hour (based on relevant experience)
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth is a 726-bed, Magnet-designated regional referral center that has served the residents of Tarrant County and surroundings communities since 1930. Hospital services include cardiovascular care, high-risk obstetrics, gynecology, orthopedics and sports medicine, neonatal intensive care, and trauma/emergency medicine. In early 2014, Texas Health Fort Worth will be opening a new 75,000 square foot Emergency Services Center, one of the largest in the region. Texas Health Fort Worth has more than 4,000 employees, 200 volunteers and nearly 1,000 physicians on its medical staff. Texas Health Fort Worth recently received national recognition for its oncology program and was named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Tarrant County. The hospital is also a designated Cycle III Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
Qualifications - External
HS Diploma with 2 years Rehab tech experience (required) or
Bachelor’s degree in a related field (required)
2 years Rehab Tech experience without health-related bachelor’s degree (required) or
No experience required with health related bachelor’s degree
BCLS – Basic Cardiac Life Support prior to providing independent patient care (required)
Position Responsibilities Texas Health Rehab Tech are responsible for preparing patient for treatment using appropriate draping and positioning, transporting patients to and from treatments using good body mechanics and stretcher/wheelchair safety. Assisting with functional mobility training, gait training, exercise programs and ADL training as specified by therapist.
In addition to the required qualifications, a successful Rehab Tech will:
assist therapist in set-up of all equipment necessary to perform assessments and treatments.
assist with use of modalities including ultrasound, e-stim, paraffin, fluidotherapy, heat and cold.
lead non-patient exercise programs, activities or support groups.
complete job duties with limited supervision.
assists with the entry of patient charges.
complete assigned work within scheduled hours and offers assistance to others to ensure departmental work is accomplished.
help maintain all educational material and department forms
Why Texas Health At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture make THR a great place to work.
Here are a few of our recent awards:
2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7th year in a row)
Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)
“America’s Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes
A “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work®
Additional perks of being a Rehab Tech
Gain a sense of accomplishment by contributing in a teamwork environment
Positively impact patients’ quality of life
Receive excellent mentorship, comprehensive training and dedicated clinical leadership resources
Enjoy opportunities for growth
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Do you still have questions or concerns? Feel free to email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org .
H.S. Diploma or Equivalent 2 Years Rehab Tech Req Or
Bachelor's Degree health related field Req
Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant or Physical Therapy Program Req Or
Graduate of an accredited Massage Therapy Program Req
2 Years Rehab tech without health related Bachelor's degree Req or
no experience with health related Bachelor's degree Req
Licenses and Certifications
BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support prior to providing independent patient care and maintained quarterly Req
Ability to communicate and respond verbally and in writing to or for patients, family members and staff members
Working Outdoors 1-33%
Working Indoors 67% or more
Mechanical Hazards 1-33%
Electrical Hazards 1-33%
Explosive Hazards 1-33%
Chemical Hazards 1-33%
Other Conditions 1-33%
Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.