Edgewood Management Group

Occupational Therapist - Caring Edge

Location
Casper, Wyoming
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
Feb 28, 2018
Ref
2626
Job Type
Long-Term
Edgewood is looking for an Occupational Therapist to be part of Caring Edge, a brand new program within Edgewood Healthcare, who is passionate about helping others. It is our top priority for each of our patients to be treated as an individual. We also believe in allowing our clinicians to have a one-on-one experience with each patient, which allows them to be more effective and provide the exceptional care each of our patients deserve. If you are seeking an opportunity to truly "make a difference", this position creates an environment and atmosphere that will allow you to be your best.

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.

In this position you will help to develop a therapy program for home health, and will work primarily within the Edgewood community.

Qualifications:

• 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