Occupational Therapist - Acute Rehab
Company: Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics
Posted on: July 12, 2019
Your Team. Your Choice. Choose Salem Health. Salem Health does more
than provide high quality patient care. It is an organization that
commits itself to empowering teams to create, innovate, and dream.
We are looking for individuals who can challenge the status quo,
raise the bar, and embrace change. At Salem Health, we want
trailblazers, self-starters, and creative thinkers to drive
improvement in the health care arena where "patient-centered" is
more than just words.We are currently seeking a talented
Occupational Therapist to join our Acute Rehab team!Ready to join a
team of other highly professional OTs? This full-time position
conducts evaluations and utilizes findings to plan and implement
occupational therapy treatments to restore, reinforce and/or
enhance a person's ability to cope and function independently under
the direction of a physician and occupational therapy supervisory
staff. Applies the principles of professional practice in
occupational therapy in evaluating and treating upper extremity
dysfunction and pain, problems in carrying out activities of daily
living and instrumental activities of daily living. Fabricates and
utilizes upper extremity orthosis. Utilizes assistive devices,
splints, and prosthetics. Intervenes for cognitive-perceptual
disorders. Works with patient/family/caregivers(s) and/or employers
in the development and implementation of treatment strategies
during intervention and post discharge.Consults with physicians and
other members of the rehabilitation team to deliver a coordinated
intervention program that meets the holistic needs of the patient.
Participates in continuing education activities to enhance clinical
practice skills. You may be an ideal fit if you:
- BS, MS, or Doctorate in Occupational Therapy, or certification
by NBCOT required.
- Minimum of one (1) year of experience or clinical rotation in
department specific area required.
- Graduate of a program approved by the Committee on
Accreditation in Education of the American Occupational Therapy
Association, and holds a valid license to practice in the state of
Oregon or is license eligible.
- BLS from the AHA within 90 days of hire required.As a leader in
the local industry, Salem Health offers a generous total rewards
package, an empowering culture, and a commitment to the development
and growth of our in-house talent. Our work is grounded in respect
for people and continuous improvement and we invite you to partner
with us to further our mission. Salem Health is an equal
opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, religion,
color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national
origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or
condition protected by law.
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