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  • Job ID 1493

Job Description

Mobility Assistant
Job Description – Provides direct patient care functions associated with the general maintenance of
patient’s wellbeing including obtaining items as requested by patients supervising licensed clinician,
patient’s movements within their care environment and walking with appropriate patients under the
direction of licensed care providers. Assist patients in preparing for therapy and therapeutic activities.
Provides other support services, dictated by patient needs, as a care delivery team member. Utilizes
effective and appropriate communication styles. Supports unit and hospital goals and objectives.
Minimum Qualifications:
 High School Diploma/GED
 less than 1 year Patient care experience or customer service experience
 Ability to recognize and act upon changes in patient condition.
 Ability to understand the marketplace and changing needs of clients with proactive solutions
that target these needs.
 Ability to work a flexible schedule outside of the normal business hours to meet the needs of
patients.
 Demonstrates clinical knowledge of rehab admission criteria, leading to appropriate
identification of qualified rehab patients.
 Competent in monitoring and reporting basic vital sign monitoring including HR, BP, RR
 CPR – Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Upon Hire
 Health Services\BCLS – Basic Life Support Upon Hire
Physical Demands:
Lift over 50 lbs. Push/pull up to 140 lbs. Carry 80 lbs. short distances. Frequent standing/walking,
squatting, kneeling, crawling, climbing, and reaching overhead.

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