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Sanford Health Therapy Aide | Outpatient Pediatric Therapy in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

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Facility: Children's Hospital
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Shift: Day
Job Schedule: PRN
Weekly Hours: 12.00

Job Summary

Assists patients with therapy activities and exercises scheduled in a treatment plan, under the supervision of a physical therapist, to improve patients' quality of life and ability to perform daily activities. Provides, monitors and records therapy services for patients suffering from physical, or developmental impairments, in line with related standard concepts, practices and procedures. Documents patients' progress and adjusts treatments as needed under supervision with the licensed Physical Therapist as appropriate. Prepares equipment and materials for treatment; assists patients and provides encouragement to make sure that they correctly perform treatments. As needed, performs other related duties as requested.

Depending on location and facility needs, work may focus on those receiving intervention in the post-acute, long term care, and home health care environments.

Department Details

Looking for afternoons. 2-4 pm M, T, TH, F

Also Wed from 9-1.

Scheduling times can be flexible but PM time for sure.

Cleaning up after treatment session, washing toys, cleaning play surfaces, etc.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or General Educational Development Diploma (GED) required. On-the-job training will be provided.

Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required within 6 months of employment.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

Job Function: Allied Health
Req Number: R-26326
Featured: No