Member and partner of the patient care delivery team. Demonstrate a strong commitment to the philosophy and goals of the mission of Hebrew SeniorLife and recognize patient dignity and choice in aspects of daily life. Strive to make every encounter with a patients/families into a positive and meaningful experience and opportunity, while providing safe and efficient quality of care. Recognizes and respects others’ cultures, values, and backgrounds and considers differences when communicating with others.
Initiates frequent and consistent communication to the primary therapist regarding the patients abilities and limitations. Communicates immediately to the primary therapist unexpected changes in the patients status and abilities.