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  • Safe Patient Handling & Mobility Specialist (ATC or Ergonomist w/ clinical experience)

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(3 weeks ago)
    Job ID
    2018-14777
    Company Name
    Briotix
  • Overview

    Safe Patient Handling & Mobility Specialist

     

    About Briotix Health:

     

    In early May of 2018, InSite Health and Briotix merged to become Briotix Health & the largest provider of industrial services in the nation! 

     

    Historic InSite Health is a rapidly growing, athletic-trainer owned company which provides clients nationwide with on-site occupational health services using a sports medicine approach. It is our mission to provide preventative injury programs that provide customized occupational health care for our clients’ workforce in the manufacturing, distribution and utility industries.

     

    Historic Briotix combines tools, science & technology to address and prevent employee injuries, help them get back to work and reduce the costs of musculoskeletal disorders. The values of Briotix are to apply passion and innovative spirit to everyday tasks to deliver meaningful results with every client.

     

    Together, let's make it better!

     

    About the Position:

     

    Briotix Health is looking to add 2 out-going, skilled Certified Athletic Trainers (ATC) or Ergonomists with clinical experience to service our long-standing client in the Sacramento, CA area. This safe patient handling position is ideally suited for an individual who possesses a strong educational background, is comfortable working autonomously, and has the desire to work daytime, weekday hours. 

    Our training and mentoring program provides a foundation of knowledge for providers learning a new care setting and industry.

     

    This unique position provides the opportunity to learn a new setting and to collaborate with other providers across the nation to deliver exceptional services and world class outcomes to our clients and staff. We offer our full-time employees incredible opportunities for personal and financial growth with a generous salary rate, medical benefits, retirement plan, CEU reimbursement, and MORE!

     

     Primary Duties:

    1. Provide on-site didactic and hands on training for nursing and other medical center staff in the use and proper application of available unit specific safe patient handling equipment to ensure OSHA compliance, improve patient and medical staff safety during transfers and bedside activity and promote a culture of injury prevention and safe patient handling throughout the medical center
    2. Provide training to nursing staff on application and implementation of BMAT (bedside mobility assessment tool) to identify mobility levels of patients in their care; to outline mobility plans when mobilization is needed for patient care activities
    3. Assist in the analysis and investigation of employee patient handling injuries by providing expertise in safe patient handling best practices; identify and provide recommendations for additional training for incident avoidance
    4. Coordinate enhancements in interdisciplinary communication regarding safe patient handling and mobility
    5. Outline, develop and create safe patient handling collateral materials: newsletters, tip sheets & equipment guides to foster safe patient handling best practices and equipment application and use
    6. Record and report on engagements including job coaching, training and consultation requests; updating records regularly for compliance tracking
    7. Responsible for equipment tracking, accessory inventory and supply; identifying defective or damaged equipment, initiating red tag and repairs
    8. Assist in tracking SPH legislation to identify areas, activities or training focus shifts needed to ensure ongoing MC compliance

     

    Position Requirements:

    1. Bachelor’s Degree
    2. Current BOC certification in good standing or Ergonomic Certification in good standing
    3. Current CPR Certification CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, BLS Healthcare Provider, or equivalent certification
    4. A minimum of one-year in-patient clinical experience
    5. Experience conducting safe patient handling risk assessments, job site analysis, product evaluations & injury prevention program development
    6. Ability to communicate with a variety of medical personnel and hospital staff effectively in person, via video skype, and in writing
    7. Strong organizational and time management skills along with the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
    8. Ability to pass a background check and drug screen
    9. Reliable transportation and clean driving record

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