Under the direction of a licensed Proffessional, nthe Wellness coach provides Support and simple theraputic activities and procedures for residents whose care plan calls for a restoration or maintenance of specific skills and abilities. The Wellnes Coac h is responsible for ensuring the theraputic activities and procedures are completed in the time frames and frequency noted in the care plan, and are documented in the residents record. Also providing support and encouragement to the residents in the Wellness Programs.
High School Education
Possess experience in a theraputic setting (Physical therapy or rehab setting)
Must be able to Speak, read,understand English, follow written and verbal directions and write legibly.
Ability to use basic computer skills and retrieve informaton from a computerized resident charting system.Also to take courses on a web based employee training system.
Have a positive attiutude, especially toward the elderly.
Lift and move at tleast 50 lbs frequently and ocassionally support the weight of 100 lbs. Required to maintain constant physical activities including standing. walking, bending lifting, stooping, pulling and stretching.