Occupational Therapist

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.

Shift: PRN

Summary: Responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation, treatment and documentation of occupational therapy for patients.

Responsibilities:

  • 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

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or post Graduate degree (OT)

  • Current Missouri OT License (Occupational Therapist)

  • BLS Certification

  • 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.


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