Rehabilitation Technician - Brighton Center for Specialty Care
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
March 1, 2018
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Brighton Center for Specialty Care
The Brighton Center for Specialty Care is the newest University of Michigan Ambulatory Care facility dedicated to providing high quality health care services for adults and children. The brand new 2-story facility is located at 7500 Challis Rd. Brighton, MI. We are actively seeking compassionate, enthusiastic, and patient-oriented individuals who will share in the goal of creating the ideal experience for our patients, families and employees.
Why join the Michigan Medicine Rehabilitation Team?
As a Rehabilitation Technician at Michigan Medicine, you will play an important role in supporting and assisting the multi-disciplinary team of therapist at the Comprehensive Musculoskeletal Center (CMC) at the Brighton Center for Specialty Care facility. You will assist therapist in treatment for a wide range of patients to maximize their health, function, and quality of life. In addition to providing direct patient care, you will also be responsible for tracking supply inventory to ensure we are able to perform proper treatment procedures for patients during their appointments.
What perks and benefits can you look forward to?
Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage
2:1 Match on retirement savings
Generous PTO program
State of the art technology and equipment
Tremendous team support
You will prepare treatment areas, mobility equipment, exercise equipment, and/or ambulatory aids
You will assist patients with use of exercise equipment
You will assist therapists with patient mobility or transfers
You will provide additional physical assistance during the provision of patient care
You will participate in cleaning and maintenance programs for patient care equipment
You may assist with clinic supply inventory
High School Diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience is necessary
Prior experience working with patients in physical or occupational therapy is desired
This position requires extensive standing/walking, as well as lifting, positioning, pushing, and/or transferring of patients
While the facility is open 24 hours, therapy clinic hours are 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM Monday through Friday. Scheduling may vary depending on shifts and patient needs. This is a full-time position.
Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.
Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
External Applicants: Please note that for the first phase of this posting, we will be considering internal candidates only in an effort to offer advancement opportunities. You are still able to submit your resume for consideration, but our process for external candidates will begin approximately 30-days after the posting date.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 154618
About University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
A great university is made so by its faculty and staff, and Michigan is recognized as one of the best universities to work for in the country. The Michigan culture is known for engaging faculty and staff in all facets of the university to create a workplace that is vibrant and stimulating.For two consecutive years, the Chronicle of Higher Education has placed U-M in its "Great Colleges to Work For" survey. In particular, the university earns high marks for strong relations between faculty and administrators, a collaborative system of governance, strong pay and benefits, and a healthy work/life balance.