York, PA | Professional | Tracking Code: 84918

A Matter of Balance Coach

Anne Kohler
Anne Kohler
Talent Acquisition Consultant
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May 18 In-Person Hiring Events
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, Ephrata / WellSpan Surgery and Rehabilitation Hospital, York / WellSpan Waynesboro Hospital, Waynesboro
Positions: Certified Sterile Processing Technicians, Food Services, Housekeeping, LPN, Medical Assistant, Nursing, Nursing Support, Pharmacy, Allied Health: Lab Services, Respiratory, Imaging, Surgical Technologist, Home Health RN, Home Health LPN
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May 25 In-Person Hiring Events
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
WellSpan Medical Group, York
Positions: Dental Assistant, Dental Hygienist, Medical Assistant, LPN, Patient Service Specialists
MAY
2022
In-Person Hiring Events -
Various Locations and Dates

PRN OPPORTUNITY 

 

Job Description:

Under general supervision, assists class participants with becoming more confident about managing falls by coaching them in strength training, finding ways to reduce falls, and protecting themselves if patients do fall. The coaches lead group discussion, problem solving strategies, video and gentle physical exercise.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

Essential Accountabilities:

  1. Provides accurate information about fall prevention. Encourages interactive discussion about the concepts and skills presented.
  2. Provides skills to assist in fall reduction. Demonstrates and coaches the exercises outlined in the Matter of Balance Program.
  3. Acts as a facilitator by helping participants understand ways to reduce falls and protect themselves if patients do fall.
  4. Promotes socialization and a solution oriented environment among the participants.
 

NonEssential Accountabilities:

  1. Fulfills annual minimum training requirements.
  2. Takes responsibility for the cleanliness and appearance of education facilities and properly maintains department equipment.
  3. Attends meetings as required.
  4. Performs other related duties as identified.
 

Common Expectations:

  1. Provides outstanding service to all customers; fosters teamwork; and practices fiscal responsibility through improvement and innovation.
 

Qualifications

  • Notes:
    • Other combinations of formal education, training and experience may be considered.
  • Minimum Experience:
    • 1 - 3 months
    • Pref. Field Of Expertise
    • Experience with education or health care
  • Minimum Education:
    • High School or G.E.D.
  • Required Certification:
    • A Matter of Balance certification
  • Physical Demands:
    • Occasional prolonged standing/walking
    • Occasionally lifts supplies/equipment
  • Skills:
    • Knowledge of adult and childhood educational principles
    • Strong communications skills

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