Rehabilitation Care Assistant
Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital - Wheaton, IL

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Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital is a 120-bed hospital in Wheaton, Illinois, that is dedicated to the delivery of rehabilitative medicine with a focus on Brain Injury, Neuromuscular, Orthopedic, Pediatrics, Spinal Cord, and Stroke. Founded in 1972 by the Wheaton Franciscan Sisters, the hospital is part of Marianjoy, Inc., a network of care that provides inpatient, comprehensive outpatient and subacute rehabilitation services. Throughout northern Illinois, our legacy of caring has helped us return patients to productive lives.

The Rehabilitation Care Assistant (RCA) works under the direction and supervision of a professional nurse. The RCA/CNA assists the patient with activities of daily living, transfers, mobility skills, skin, bowel and bladder programs, and maintains a clean, safe environment for the patient.

Specific Responsibilities
The RCA/CNA is responsible for answering call lights, taking and documenting vital signs, computing input/output, assisting with feeding, monitoring the environment for any safety issues and for notifying the RN of any patient concerns. This position requires a significant amount of lifting and transferring of patients throughout the day.

Marianjoy provides competitive salaries and benefits that includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, as well as, continuing education support and tuition reimbursement.

Education: High School degree, or G.E.D. equivalent, is required. Certification from an accredited Nursing Assistant program is required. Must currently be on the IL CNA Registry and in good standing. Basic math skills are required. All applicants will be required to complete a basic math assessment.

Frequent transferring of adult customers weighing 100-300# with varying levels of independence from maximum assistance to minimal assistance

Laundry bags weighing 30-50# on a daily basis.
Lifting of wheelchair weighing 40-50# as needed.

Patients in wheelchairs, frequently throughout workday. Carts weighing 200#, occasionally.
ยท Positioning patients frequently, throughout the day.

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