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Encompass Health Reading Rehabilitation Hospital (formerly HealthSouth)

 

Encompass Health Reading Rehabilitation Hospital is Joint Commission Certified and specializes in rehabilitative care across a wide-array of diagnoses.

 

For over 50 years, Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Reading has been serving patients from Berks, Chester, Montgomery, Lehigh, Lancaster counties and beyond.

 

Located on 35 acres of gently rolling hills, in Berks County, south of Reading and just five miles from the turnpike, Encompass Health Reading is a 60-bed acute rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive and rehabilitation services as well as Home Health service.

 

We Proudly Display our Gold Seal of Approval®

Stroke Rehabilitation ∙ Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation ∙ Brain Injury Rehabilitation

 

Committed to a higher level of care, our stroke rehabilitation, spinal cord injury rehabilitation and brain injury rehabilitation programs have earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission in addition to Joint Commission accreditation.

Our 60-bed acute rehabilitation hospital offers the following inpatient specialty programs:

The Rehab Therapy Technician assists rehabilitation nurses and therapists with rehabilitation treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines.  In addition, the position:
  • Requires effective communication skills for working with patients, families, and caregivers.
  • Requires competency in assisting with delegated rehabilitation treatment and patient care.
  • Performs tasks as delegated by and supervised by rehabilitation nurses and therapists.
  • Maintains open and an on-going communication with coworkers and supervisors.
     
    The Rehab Therapy Technician supports an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by helping to provide patient safety and patient-centered treatment.

 

Job Code: 100027

 

License or Certification:
 
- CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.
 
Education, Training and Experience:
 
- High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
 
Physical Requirements:
 
- Good visual acuity and ability to communicate.
 
- Ability to lift, lower, push, pull, and retrieve objects weighing a minimum of 30 pounds of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements.



Address: 1623 Morgantown Road, Reading 19607
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Part-time
Job ID: 2117951
Contact Name - External: Melissa Henderson
Contact Email - External: Melissa.Henderson2@Encompasshealth.com