Registered Occupational Therapist

Heartland Health Saint Joseph , MO 64503

Posted 2 months ago


  • Registered Occupational Therapist

  • Department: Inpatient Therapy

  • Full Time Status

  • Day Shift


  • This position evaluates, plans and implements treatment programs for the rehabilitation of patients, as directed by a provider, using approved treatment procedures. Provides patient/family education. Participates in family conferences. Responsible for all necessary documentation as required by accepted medical guidelines.

  • The Occupational Therapist works under the supervision of the Director and is employed by Mosaic Health System.


  • Evaluates patients referred by providers.

  • Plans a treatment program, using appropriate treatment procedures that will best accomplish the established goals.

  • Implements the treatment program using approved procedures.

  • Documents treatment procedures and the patient's response to them, on a regular basis.

  • Responsible for treatment procedures, documentation, and supervision of occupational therapy assistants, occupational therapy students, and Rehab Aide.


  • Graduate of accredited occupational therapy school with Bachelor of Science/ARTS.

  • Licensure in the State of Missouri. BLS certification required within 90 days.

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Registered Occupational Therapist

Heartland Health