Bon Secours Mercy Health Occupational Therapist - PRN in Petersburg, Virginia
At Bon Secours Mercy Health, we are dedicated to continually improving health care quality, safety and cost effectiveness. Our hospitals, care sites and clinicians are recognized for clinical and operational excellence.
Occupational Therapist Opportunities - Acute Care
Location - Southside Medical Center, Petersburg, VA
Status- PRN, flat rate ( Minimum requirement of one weekend every two weeks)
Primary Function/General Purpose of Position:
The incumbent shall be responsible for providing a full range of occupational therapy services including assessment, treatment planning and therapeutic interventions in a team environment consistent with the position’s qualifications, professional practices, and ethical standards. The incumbent shall also demonstrate accountability for and contribution to performance improvement activities as applicable, problem solving, and productivity.
The incumbent shall, at minimum be a graduate of a Master’s degree program or a qualified four year Bachelor’s degree program approved by ACOTE in collaboration with the AOTA (or foreign equivalent), and hold an applicable and current state license or certification to practice or meet all qualifications to be eligible for traineeship.
Experience working with adult and geriatric populations is desirable.
Experience working in the acute care setting is desirable however is not required.
Current BLS certification required or obtained within ninety days of completing new employee orientation.
Essential Job Functions:
Conduct initial assessments.
Develop individualized treatment plans.
Provide age appropriate therapeutic interventions.
Evaluate patient response to treatment.
Document the course of patient care in the electronic medical record including progress made and continuing need for treatment.
Provide patient and family education on tasks and resources that support continued functional independence and document same in the electronic medical record.
Participate in discharge planning as part of the interdisciplinary team.
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Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
Prescription drug coverage
Flexible spending accounts
Life insurance w/AD&D
Employer contributions to retirement savings plan when eligible
Paid time off
And much more
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