Landmark Hospitals Cape Girardeau , MO 63701
Posted 2 weeks ago
Landmark Hospital of Cape Girardeau, Missouri has an exciting opportunity for an Occupational Therapist (OT) to join our dedicated and professional team. Landmark Hospitals are committed to providing the highest level of customer service and quality of care to those we serve.
Summary: Responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation, treatment and documentation of occupational therapy for patients.
Reviews medical history, creates treatment plans and goals, shows patients how to use adaptive technology
Assists patients with disabilities, injuries or illnesses to recover and cope through the use of common, everyday tasks, demonstrates exercises to relieve pain and increase mobility
Knowledge of specific conditions, diseases, and treatment therapies for specific patient populations
Assesses patients' physical, psychological, social, and educational needs to determine level and type of care
Develops and maintains current patient treatment plan to include patient problems, goals, and interventions
Delivers care based on acuity level, identified needs, and physician orders
Assesses, collaborates, and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs and readiness for discharge
Assesses patient/family learning needs, abilities and readiness to learn and integrates needs into plan of care
Bachelor's degree or post Graduate degree (OT)
Current Missouri OT License (Occupational Therapist)
Minimum 1 year hospital experience, critical care/acute care preferred
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Superior analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills
Team, detail and goal oriented
Positive, professional and empathetic demeanor
Ability to work flexible schedule
About us: Landmark Hospitals is a privately owned, six hospital system with locations in Georgia, Missouri, and Florida. Landmark Hospitals are licensed as acute care hospitals and certified as long-term acute care hospitals in order to specialize in providing transitional care for medically complex patients. Each of our hospitals is recognized as the regional Transitional Care Hospital of choice in their respective markets. What makes Landmark Hospitals especially unique is that the company is owned by a surgeon, so the focus on people, quality, safety, and clinical outcomes resonates throughout the company.
We are committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.