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Occupational Therapist (Monday-Friday)

Occupational Therapist (Monday-Friday)

Requisition ID 
2017-747389
Category 
Rehabilitation/Therapy Services
Position Type 
Per Diem/Flex
Shift(s) 
Days, Holidays, Varies/Rotating, Weekends
Department 
Rec Clg-OT-Rehab Hosp
Location 
US-OK-Oklahoma City

More information about this job

Overview

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We’re a Little Different

 

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

 

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

 

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

 

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Under the general supervision of the Director of Therapy, and according to standards of treatment, performs objective occupational therapy assessments as well as comprehensive individualized treatment programs for patients of all ages according to departmental policies and procedures regarding referral. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Mercy Service Standards. 

  • Perform Initial assessment/Plan of Care for each patient upon receiving physicians order according to departmental policies, procedures and standards of care.
  • Administer appropriate modalities, exercise regimens, and/or treatment procedures according to departmental policies and procedures and standards of care.
  • Maintain progress notes and departmental records on each patient according to departmental policies regarding documentation and charges.
  • Participate in promoting education within the Rehab Department.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of special needs and behaviors of specific age groups to include adult and geriatric.
  • Direct rehabilitation technicians in assistance with patients, cleaning duties, or low level patient care to allow improved and efficient performance of the Rehab Department

 

 

Qualifications:

 

 

Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

 

 

Education: Bachelor or Master of Science in Occupational Therapy.
Licensure: Current Oklahoma license of Occupational Therapy or registry eligible.
Certifications: Current BLS before assigned to care for patients independently.
Preferred Experience: Six months to one year experience is preferred for Rehab Occupational Therapist. Prefer experience with caring for patients of all ages.

 

 

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

 

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

 

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

 

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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