Job: OT-PRN

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Posted: 09/07/2017

Job Status: On Call

Job Description

Job Description

We have a great opportunity for a OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST at our 40 bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Lafayette, Indiana!

Join our team of passionate patient caregivers!!

Our Passion

Patients are our priority. We are passionate about patient care and consider it a privilege to be able to provide services to patients and their family members throughout Lafayette and surrounding areas.

At Lafayette Regional Rehabilitation Hospital, we provide rehabilitative services to people recovering from disabilities caused by injuries or illnesses. We help our patients regain their physical or cognitive abilities so they can return home at their highest level of independence.

Nationally Recognized: Our hospital has been ranked in the Top 10% nationally for rehabilitative care, and has earned The Joint Commission’s advanced stroke certification. This means that we provide the highest level of care available to patients right here in our own community.

Position description: Evaluates patients and helps them improve basic motor functions and reasoning abilities, but also compensate for permanent loss of function by teaching them to perform tasks in their daily living and working environments. These patients may have conditions that are mentally, physically, developmentally, or emotionally disabling. May also assist patients in selecting appropriate adaptive equipment and assistive devices. Performs patient assessment and establishes plan of care and treatment goals. Access the effectiveness of treatment and modifies treatment to achieve goals and assesses educational and cultural needs of the patient, family, caregiver, or significant other and communicates accordingly to achieve maximum benefit of care. Prepares plans for discharge.

Benefits:

  • 401k Plan

EOE

Skills / Requirements

Current licensure as a Occupational Therapist required.

Basic Life Support/CPR Certification required.

One year of direct patient care experience in a hospital setting preferred.

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