HealthEast

  • Occupational Therapist - Bethesda (Casual)

    Job Location US-MN-St. Paul
    Job ID
    2018-10916
    Category
    Rehabilitation Services
    Contract Status
    NK
    FTE
    0.01
    Authorized Hours
    0.01
    Shift
    Days
  • Overview

    Evaluates, plans and implements treatment programs to ensure maximum patient outcomes. Involves patient and family in goal setting and completes timely documentation. Consults with referring practitioner as needed and remains current on treatement techniques.

    Responsibilities

    • Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards
    • Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements
    • Evaluates and develops a treatment plan that is individualized to the patient and revises as needed
    • Performs treatment procedures that adhere to standards of practice of the AOTA
    • Actively participates in meetings and performance improvement projects of the department
    • Consults with referring practitioner to ensure quality care and treatments are provided to patients
    • Supervises occupational therapy students and occupational therapy assistants

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy required
    • Basic Life Support (BLS)
    • Licensed Occupational Therapist (OTR/L) through MN Dept of Health
    • Assessment, Planning, Evaluation: Collects and analyses pertinent data and/or clinical findings and scientific evidence in the development, coordination and implementation of individualized plan of care to achieve desired outcomes. Evaluates progress towards goals and outcomes identifying opportunities for improvement and change
    • Computer Skills Basic: Ability to use a computer and applications that are associated with performing basic work tasks (navigate in Windows, Outlook, etc)
    • Patient Care Delivery: Observes and collects pertinent data and/or clinical findings to enhance patient outcomes
    • Patient Education: Provides patient educational information appropriate to the developmental level, learning needs, readiness, cultural values, and beliefs of patients and families
    • Patient Safety: Demonstrates practices that support safety with recognition of variations in populations served, preventing harm to patients, families, employees, and themselves
    • Professional Practice: Demonstrates behavior consistent with the standards, scope of practice, ethics, and characteristics of a licensed professional
    • Treatment Planning: Identifies expected outcomes and develops individualized treatment plan of care

     

    About HealthEast

     

    At HealthEast, our patients are our neighbors and we are dedicated to their, and our, optimal health and well-being. We are guided by our faith-based heritage, a call to healing that respects the dignity and culture of every person. We empower our patients with user-friendly access to their health information, dependable service, and affordable, high-quality care.

     

    We put new, more efficient models of care into practice, allowing our 7,500 employees and 850 physicians to focus on what’s important: providing compassionate health care that puts the patient and their needs first. With 14 clinics, home care, a medical transportation center, and four hospitals — Bethesda Hospital, St. John’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, and Woodwinds Health Campus — we provide excellent family health and specialization, including primary, maternity, orthopaedics and post-acute care.

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