Mobility Technician - Cardiac Flex Team - PT

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Employment Status:  Regular Part Time
Shift:  Weekends Only
Facility:  CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
Requisition Number:  139215

How You’ll Help Transform Healthcare:

**This position is located at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital**


The Cardiac Flex Team is a 20-bed adult unit. Our patient population consists of patients with heart disease and/or patients who have medical or surgical interventions to improve their heart functions.  The average length of stay for our patient is 3-5 days.  The Nursing Assistant patient ratio is 1 NA to 6-7 patients on the 7a-3p shift and then from 3p-7am it will be 1 NA to 10 patients.  Some of the Nursing Assistant functions include taking the patient’s blood pressure, temperature and checking oxygen levels, as well as assisting the patients with bathing, meals, toileting, ambulation and taking care of their needs. Nursing Assistants also may be assigned to any one of five Cardio/Thoracic units to help with patient care.


This position is regular part time, working the day shift during the weekend

Supports Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Works with patients to restore highest or maintain their highest possible functional level. Performs individualize activity plan of maintenance walking.

  • Provides direct Early Mobility care and delegated tasks as assigned, completing work accurately, safely and in a timely manner
  • Participates in team meetings providing patient progress
  • Follows the plan of care directives
  • Participates in QA  programs related to function
  • Performs vital signs including blood pressure, pulse, and oxygen level before activity begins or other mobility care prior to ambulation. Incorporates monitoring equipment during activity session as instructed and reports needs to supervising nurse, CTL, Charge Nurse, or Director
  • Initiates Coordination/schedule mobility plan with nursing to allow successful completion of activity sessions.  Utilizes knowledge of patient’s schedule such as dialysis, tests, and procedures when coordinating mobility plan
  • Understands the duties of the  Early Mobility Program and assists with interpreting and providing orientation and ongoing education to staff
  • Documents in patients electronic medical record using daily note format.  
  • Executes effective time management skills by utilizing walking lists, self-scheduling effectively, and meeting productivity expectations

What We Require:

Education: High school Diploma or equivalent education required.

Experience: Preferred experience as Nursing Assistant/CNA, Exercise physiologist, Students (therapy), Rehab Aide, Therapy, Nursing.

Life Support: AHA BLS – HCP certification required

Other Minimum Qualifications: Completes hospital orientation and yearly requirements for performance evaluation. Completes unit orientation and mobility competencies and maintains annual competencies. Good interpersonal skills and effective communication. Ability to work in a fast paced and often changing healthcare environment. Basic knowledge of computer skills to perform data entry for changes and/or completing of activity plan. Must possess the capability to understand medical terminology.

About Carilion

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.


Requisition Number: 139215 
Employment Status: Regular Part Time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Weekends Only 
Shift Details: Day shift weekends Saturday and/or Sunday
Recruiter Email:
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


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What matters to you is important to us—like benefits, rewards, and resources to improve your life. Carilion understands the importance of prioritizing your well-being to help you develop and thrive. When you make your tomorrow with us, we’ll enhance your potential to realize the best in yourself. Below are benefits available to you when you join Carilion:

  • Employer Funded Pension Plan, vested after five years (Voluntary 403B)
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Work Arrangements/Schedules
  • Remote Work Options
  • Paid Time Off (accrued from day one)
  • Onsite fitness studios and discounts to our Carilion Wellness centers
  • Access to our health and wellness app, Virgin Pulse
  • Discounts on childcare
  • Continued education and training

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Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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