Heartland Health Saint Joseph , MO 64503
Posted 2 months ago
Registered Occupational Therapist
Department: Inpatient Therapy
Full Time Status
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.