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Occupational Therapist

Rehab - Occupational Therapy

 

Address   Franciscan Health
    1201 South Main Street
    Crown Point, IN 46307

Hours  Days; Holidays; Weekends

Calendar  Part-Time Benefit eligible

Education Master's Preferred

WHAT WE NEED

Compassionate therapists ready to help restore independence

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Occupational therapists have the special training to evaluate patients and develop a plan to help build or restore vocational, homemaking, and daily living skills. It’s a job that requires a special touch and the ability to establish good patient relationships. When you can do all that in a place that values faith and compassion, you know you’re onto something special.

Are you good at evaluating patient needs and developing appropriate therapy plans? Do you exercise safe judgment? Are you able to compassionately help others? We have a special place that needs your skills. 

WHAT YOU WILL DO
  • Complete appropriate goal re-assessment and discharge planning.
  • Provide occupational therapy according to standards of care defined by the state practice act and other professional and governing agencies.
  • Perform comprehensive occupational therapy evaluations, treatment and related follow-up services including discharge planning. 
  • Document and submit patient reports and charges within the established timeframe.
  • Collaborate with patient and other healthcare personnel or outside agencies regarding coordination of care.
  • Develop a treatment plan with measurable goals based on patient assessment.
  • Provide occupational therapy, including selection and use of assistive equipment.
  • Train and educate patients and family members or other support and document understanding of treatment plan and goals.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
  • Customer service skills.
  • Prioritize and delegate tasks.
  • Show sincere interest in others and their concerns.
  • Handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously.
  • Effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
  • Clinical assessment and intervention skills.
  • Critical thinking skills.
  • Deliver patient education under established protocols.
  • Develop own ways of working effectively and efficiently.
  • Maintain composure, even in very difficult situations.
  • Thorough knowledge of use, care, and operation of equipment used in Occupational Therapy.
  • Knowledge of patient handling techniques.
  • Persuasively present thoughts and ideas. 


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

 

1-3 Years Experience

License(s): Indiana Credential; Occupational Therapist

Certification(s): Basic Life Support Program

Travel: Never or Rarely

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

THERAPY SERVICES ​​​​

Crown Point, IN, US, 46307

Part-Time Benefit eligible
Never or Rarely
employmentType:  Part-Time Benefit eligible
Days
Crown Point
IN
46307
1201 South Main Street