Physiotherapy Assistant/Kinesiologist

Lifemark Health Group - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Physiotherapy Assistant/Kinesiologist - Calgary, AB (Part-time)

The anticipated schedule for this position is Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

A good team is focused on communication and collaboration, and Lifemark Sport Medicine - Repsol Sport Centre employs this philosophy with our patients. We have a multi-disciplinary staff that works together to provide the highest level of care. We offer specialized programs including certified hand therapy, concussion management, orthotics and bracing (custom and off-the-shelf), cancer rehab and vestibular therapists for balance and dizziness issues.

As a Physiotherapy Assistant/Kinesiologist at Lifemark you are an important member of our clinical team. You are responsible for assisting with client care as directed by a Physiotherapist, and for the maintenance and cleanliness of the treatment area and equipment. As a significant contributor, you are the type of person who will take pride in the thoroughness of your work and the strong relationships you develop with your clients and co-workers.

Primary responsibilities would include:
  • Assisting physiotherapists with client care including the use of ultrasound equipment, exercise programs etc.
  • Treatment area cleanliness, including laundry and treatment area organization
  • Maintenance and cleaning/sterilization of medical equipment
  • Collecting outcome measure data
  • Inventory of clinical supplies
Additional responsibilities, dependent on experience level and training:

  • Perform biomechanical, fitness, and functional assessments under the mentorship and direction of a physiotherapist
  • Design, implement and supervise graded exercise, work conditioning and/or work hardening programs
  • Perform reassessment of client progress through functional testing
Qualifications:
  • PTA diploma/Kinesiology degree
  • Previous experience working within a clinic setting
  • Personal, friendly demeanor with excellent relationship-building skills
Apply today! Visit www.lifemark.ca for more information