Job: Occ Therapist-SNF Rehab - Westland House Rehabilitation

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Posted: 07/12/2017

Job Reference #: 107637

Job Description

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula

Westland House Rehabilitation

Full Time

Day shift

varied/weekend rotation

170464

Master Degree Required
OT

Occupational Therapist - Westland House

Position Highlights

· Excellent Pay and Generous Benefits including Continuing Education and Pension

· Excellent Team Orientated Culture

· "Best Place to work in Monterey County" 9 years in a row!

· New grads welcome!

Position Summary

The Occupational Therapist facilitates development and rehabilitation of patients with impairments, functional limitations, disabilities or changes in physical function by planning and administering occupational therapy treatments to help individuals develop and maintain essential activities of daily living skills.

The Occupational Therapist performs a thorough evaluation of activities, daily living skills, and needs of the person receiving services, and sets measurable objectives that are formulated in conjunction with the rehabilitation team. Plans treatments to assist patients in physical reconditioning, and coordinates the plan with members of the interdisciplinary team. Assists the person receiving services in understanding their needs and limitations and how to manage them to better function. Recommends and/or designs special adaptive equipment for the person served to improve function in their home, community, and/or work environments. Plans retraining programs and trains staff and family members to carry out the retraining program including dressing, feeding, grooming, and personal hygiene.

Important dimensions of this position consist of quality of care, professional commitment, teamwork, interpersonal skills, safety, good public/customer relations and a broad knowledge base.

Experience:

· Occupational therapist experience preferred.

· Skilled Nursing Facility, residential care, or outpatient experience with patient populations that include neurological, orthopedic, and medical conditions preferred.

Education:

· Education and training sufficient to obtain a California Occupational Therapist license.

Licensure:

· Current California Occupational Therapy license required.

· American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required.

· National board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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