Providence is calling an Occupational Therapist (Occupational Therapy, Days, 0.0 FTE) to the Providence Transitional Care Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Assess, evaluate, and implement treatment according to professional standards. Provides direction and guidance to others as they follow through on the plan of care.
Communicate with team members and outside agencies to identify patient needs and overall condition of patient; anticipates future levels of care.
Document all aspects of care and outcomes in a manner that is clear to others, and meets service standards. Plans for patient discharge with attention given to home programs, equipment arrangement, and patient/family education.
Delegate appropriate patient activities to co-workers, O.T. Assistants, and O.T. Aides using professional criteria. Gathers feedback from team members.
Exhibit clinical skills relevant to level of education and training in respective specialty.
Provide patient and family education in a variety of physical settings.
Demonstrate safe use and knowledge of equipment in their home department.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree OR Master's Degree OR Ph.D. in Occupational Therapy
Licensed to practice Occupational Therapy in the State of Alaska.
Current BLS certification from American Heart Association upon hire or the ability to accomplish within 30 days of hire required.
Preferred qualification for this position include:
About the Transitional Care Neighborhood
The Transitional Care Unit has a total of 52 beds with a variety of health rehabilitation issues (ages 20 and up). This is an exciting, busy unit with constant change, many admits, discharges.
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