Occupational Therapist

Location: Idaho Falls, ID
Great opportunity for a Occupational Therapist  in Idaho Falls, Idaho.

Shift: Full Time 7 days on 7 days off

Responsibilities of the Occupational Therapist ‚Äč:
  • This position is responsible for pre-admission, admission, and on going assessment related to patient condition, history, physician referral, and/or plan of care.   
  • Responsibilities include direct occupational therapy intervention, based on the interdisciplinary treatment plan and established priorities, for performance issues related to, or impacted by injury, illness, or developmental difficulty, and including, but not limited to:  Fine motor delays/disorders, sensory integrative disorder, neuro-developmental disorder, visual-motor/perceptual disorders, activities of daily living, motor planning / coordination disorders, developmental delay/disorders, range of motion/joint mobility, traumatic brain injury/cognitive disorders, functional independence tasks, feeding/oral-motor disorders, lymphedema, integration of central and peripheral nervous systems; cardiopulmonary endurance and function, assists in selection and fitting of wheelchairs and other DME, planning successful and effective co-treatments with ST/PT, developing home programs, and completing family training.
Requirements of the Occupational Therapist:
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited occupational therapy educational program.  
  • Must have a current Idaho State license.  
  • Must maintain the standards of the professional and ethical practice in the provision of the full scope of Occupational Therapy services.  
  • Must have and maintain a current AHA CPR for Healthcare Professionals certification.
  • Has frequent interaction with physicians, nursing staff, other departments, patients and their families.  Must have the sensitivity, maturity, and ability to communicate clearly and concisely. 
  • Must pass the Department of Health & Welfare background.
  • 2 years exp as OT in acute care setting

 


 
 
Regards,
 
Stacey Soilis
Full Cycle Healthcare Recruiter
Healthcare Employment Partners
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561 409-5777
Toll free: 855 423-7633
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