Edgewood Management Group

Occupational Therapist - PT Home Health & Outpatient Therapy

Location
Hermantown, Minnesota
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
Jan 11, 2021
Job Type
Long-Term
Description

 

Hey Hermantown, we've got your next occupation! Edgewood's senior living campus in Hermantown is looking for a part-time Occupational Therapist , to help our residents maintain, improve and thrive day-to-day in their home environment, wherever it is they call home! The perfect candidate will serve as an integral part of the CaringEdge team, the health services division of Edgewood Healthcare .

We're looking for someone equally as dedicated to the delivery of effective, evidenced-based clinical practice with a focus on geriatric care provided through both the outpatient therapy and home health platforms. Our teams are passionate about helping area seniors maintain and improve their physical abilities, support their day-to-day function within the world around them and lead actives lives, all while fostering independence and confidence throughout their golden years.

Our mission includes creating an environment and atmosphere that allows each therapist independence, autonomy and the ability to practice at the top of their license. CaringEdge's therapy teams enjoy flexible hours, control over their own schedule and extremely manageable caseloads. This provides our clinicians with the opportunity to have a one-on-one experience with each patient, producing more effective treatment programs and delivering the exceptional care each senior deserves.

If you are seeking opportunities for professional growth, as part of a dedicated and outcomes-driven team, this position offers the perfect environment and atmosphere for you to serve at your best and truly make a difference. Apply with us now!

Responsibilities:
  • Develop a written plan of care specific to each patient and implements therapy services based on that plan of care. 
  •  Initiates occupational therapy program and instructs other personnel in certain phases of occupational therapy with which they may work with a patient, as well as instructing them as to the goals of the occupational therapy program for the patient by participating in case conferences. 
  • Prepares and submits clinical and progress summaries based on the attainment of goals. 
  • Participates in peer consultation process. 
  • Supervises occupational therapy assistants according to organization policy and state regulations. 
  • Potential to function as the therapy director, based on experience, if applicable


Minimum Requirements

 

  You would be a great addition to our team if you possess the following:
  • Possesses a Masters in occupational therapy approved by an accredited organization. 
  • Licensed to practice as occupational therapist within the state. 
  • Possesses and maintains current CPR certification. 
  • Problem solving skills and ability to multi-task 
  • Compassionate with good communication skills
  • Excellent teamwork skills

We offer a competitive salary along with full time and part time benefits packages for employees.

*Edgewood maintains a drug-free work environment and offers of employment are contingent upon successfully completing and passing a drug/alcohol test and a background check.