The incumbent shall be responsible for providing a full range of occupational therapy services including assessment, treatment planning and therapeutic interventions in an interdisciplinary environment consistent with the position's qualifications, professional practices and ethical standards. The incumbent shall also demonstrate accountability for and contribution to program development, quality improvement, problem solving, and productivity enhancement in a flexible interdisciplinary fashion. Handle job responsibilities in accordance with the standards of the Company's Code of Conduct and appropriate professional standards and applicable state/federal laws.
The incumbent shall, at a minimum, be a graduate of an ACOTE approved and accredited degree program (or WFOT recognized foreign equivalent), and hold an applicable and current OT license to practice, in good standing.
Education/Experience in working with an adult and geriatric population is necessary, preferably in a skilled nursing setting.
Education/Experience with a disabled population is desirable.
Ability to frequently perform heavy lift/transfer patients and equipment (>51 pounds).
Frequent and prolonged bending, stooping, crouching, walking, and standing.
Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, and writing).
Ability to communicate, read, write, speak and understand English
Lorien Health Services is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.