The largest medical facility in the region,Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) is a modern, JointCommission-accredited, 330-bed full-service hospital located in IdahoFalls. Idaho Falls offers a rich varietyof outdoor activities with Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone NationalPark, Jackson, WY and Sun Valley all within a short drive from our hospital.
Physical Therapy Aide
Work Schedule - (Rotating Weekends = Saturday AND Sunday) typical schedule is 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. with an hour lunch.
*Responsible for assisting thephysical therapists/physical therapy assistants by completing tasks necessaryfor efficient patient care.
These tasks are defined as ‘non-treatment,patient-related tasks’ meaning, tasks related to preparation of treatmentareas, transport of patients, preparation of patients for treatment, assistanceto the physical therapist/physical therapy assistants when requested and/orwhen safety and effective treatment requires.
*Assists with other non-patient related tasks such asfacility/work area maintenance, equipment assembly / maintenance, generalhousekeeping, clerical, or other similar tasks.
*Additionally, after having completedtraining requirements, a Physical Therapy Tech can complete ‘treatment relatedtasks’ under the direct personal supervision.
These tasks are defined as actions andprocedures within the scope of practice of PT, which do not require the specialskills or training of a physical therapist or physical therapy assistant, andwhich are rendered directly to a patient at the request of, and under thedirect personal supervision of a physical therapist or physical therapyassistant.