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FT-Rehabilitation Aide (7:30 am-4:00 pm)

Bethany Lutheran Home Council Bluffs, IA

Job Description

Bethany Lutheran Home



Title:               Rehabilitation Aide                             FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Reports To:    Rehabilitation Director                       Schedule: 6:00-2:30, 7:00-3:30, 10:00-6:30

                                                                          Work every other holiday and every other weekend

General Summary:

To provide and promote rehabilitative care at Bethany Lutheran Home in accordance with applicable federal, state and local standards, guidelines, and regulations, and as may be directed by the DON or Nursing Supervisor to ensure the highest degree of independence for residents.



            1.         Must be certified CNA within the State of Iowa or any reciprocating state, and must be trained in                          Rehabilitative therapy skills by Bethany Lutheran Home, in good standing with no record of                                  abuse.

            2.         Must be able to maintain professional relationships with staff, residents and visitors.

            3.         Must be able to read and speak the English language in an understandable manner.


Essential Job Functions:

            1.         Perform physical, occupational and speech therapy follow up programs, including, but not                                      limited to: Positioning Ambulation; Transfers; Range of motion; Hot pack application Hot/Cold                            contrast soaks; Restorative exercises; Speech Program; Splint application; Restorative Dining                                Program; Dressing Program;

                        Strengthening; exercises with weights and theraputty. 

            2.         Document progress of follow up programs.                

            3.         Weigh residents as directed

            4.         Assist RN/LPN and CNA’s as needed.

            5.         Evaluate equipment and report any necessary changes.                                  

            6.         Advise therapists of screens and evaluations as needed and assist as necessary.                               

            7.         Attend continuing education seminar for rehabilitation as available and directed by DON.


Physical Requirements

           1.         Must be able to walk intermittently throughout the day.

            2.         Must be able to push, pull, move and or lift a minimum of 50lbs to a minimum of 3ft.

            3.         Must be able to assist in the evacuation of residents in an emergency situation.

            4.         Must be able to kneel, stoop or bend to assist residents.

           5.         Must use a gait belt as appropriate.

Job Details

Date Posted October 31, 2018
Date Closes December 12, 2018
Located In Council Bluffs, IA
Department Rehabilitation
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Varies
Shift Custom
Mon: 8 am to 4 pm
Tue: 8 am to 4 pm
Wed: 8 am to 4 pm
Thu: 8 am to 4 pm
Fri: 8 am to 4 pm
Hours 10:00 am-6:30 pm hours per week; 40 hrs weekly (every other weekend/every other holiday)
Start Date 2017-07-12
SOC Category 29-1123.00 Physical Therapists
Zipcode 51503

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Stylist
  • Holiday Party
  • Massage Therapy
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Achievement Awards
  • Bonus Plan

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