Northwell Health Rehab Intern-PER DIEM in Staten Island, New York

Req Number 001Q9F

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description

Supports rehabilitation staff and operations. Prepares treatment area and provides equipment/supplies. Assists with patients. Assists with maintaining inventory. Performs related clerical functions.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Prepares treatment areas for patient treatment.

  • Collects charge voucher, escorts patient to appropriate treatment area, and provides gown.

  • Supplies therapist with necessary equipment during patient treatment.

  • Performs varied clerical tasks, as necessary. Copies home exercise programs. Copies and files therapist notes. Updates and tallies therapy waiting list.

  • Cleans area following treatment. Maintains linen supplies; folds and stocks linen items.

  • Prepares inventory of supplies to determine items to be replenished and orders, as needed.

  • Restocks treatment rooms and returns equipment to appropriate areas. Assures work area is clean and equipment, tools, supplies, etc. are stored.

  • Ensures patient receives a follow-up appointment and escorts patient to registration area as necessary.

  • Acts as patient information resource for family and friends of patient.

  • Is familiar with Code 99 procedures.


  • Long periods of standing with frequent periods of walking to retrieve patients, assist therapist and order supplies.

  • Requires occasional bending, lifting and pushing to obtain and replace supplies and files.

  • Balancing, stooping, kneeling, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, and lifting performed in combination assisting outpatient.


  • High School Degree or equivalent, required. Must be enrolled in a baccalaureate program with credits toward a health care degree.

  • Volunteer or assistant in an outpatient physical therapy setting.

Our Culture:

Transforming care, optimizing patient satisfaction and creating better patient outcomes are just some of the things our talented team members are doing at North Shore-LIJ each and every day. As a culture committed to providing our customers with the highest quality service, we stand behind our core values: Patients first; Caring; Excellence; Innovation; Integrity and Teamwork. It is our commitment and our culture that sets us apart from others and is the cornerstone of everything we do. Join an organization whose team members are valued, cared for and offered continuous opportunities to grow. Click on the link to learn more about us:

Please note: North Shore-LIJ is a smoke-free environment. Smoking and the use of tobacco products is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises.Free smoking cessation programs and quit medications are offered to team members who wish to quit through the North Shore-LIJ Center for Tobacco Control.