Occupational Therapist - Binghamton
Posted on: April 16, 2019
We Are Hiring Occupational Therapist - Occupational Therapy 001 -
PRN Days - Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital - Binghamton,
NYWhy Join Ascension? Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension, has
provided compassionate care to those in need since 1925. In
Binghamton, N.Y., the main hospital campus includes a Hospice
Program, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer
Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a
network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout
the region. The Mission In Motion program, which provides primary
care and cancer screening services through two mobile medical vans,
makes healthcare accessible to rural populations. Lourdes
Rehabilitation Department examines ways to improve quality of life
by making sure each patient reaches his or her maximum use of
physical abilities. What You Will Do As an Occupational Therapist
Associate with Lourdes Hospital - NY, you will have the opportunity
to evaluate and treat patients with physical, emotional, cognitive
and/or psychosocial deficits.Responsibilities:
- Assesses patient 's ability to safely and effectively perform
independent living skills. Designs the appropriate plan of care,
including type and frequency of treatment.
- Implements the treatment plan using appropriate modalities.
Documents findings of patient progress. Monitors and modifies the
plan of care as needed. Seeks consultation as necessary.
- Educates the patient and family/caregiver about patient
deficits. Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from therapy
services and provides information regarding appropriate
selection/use of adaptive equipment and support programs.
- Oversees the care provided by certified occupational therapy
assistants and therapy technicians according to established
regulations and practice standards.
- Submits service charges in accordance with practice standard
and insurance guidelines.What You Will Need
- Required Credential(s):
- Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart
Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or
job transfer date.
- Certified Rehab Therapist specializing in Occupational Therapy
(OTR) credentialed from the National Board for Certification in
Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of
hire date or job transfer date.
- Licensed Rehab Therapist specializing in Occupational Therapy
(OTR) credentialed from the New York State Education Department
Office of Professions obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire
date or job transfer date. Education & Work Experience:
- Bachelor's Degree from an accredited occupational therapist
educational program or equivalent required.
- No experience required.Equal Employment Opportunity As an equal
opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital
(Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and
regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to
all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on
merit, qualifications and abilities.Lourdes does not discriminate
based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected
veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic
information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected
status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable
federal, state and local laws. Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer:
M/F/Disabled/Vet.For further information regarding your EEO rights,
click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster: EEO is
the Law Poster Supplement Please note that Ascension will make an
offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a
position using our official application. Be on alert for possible
fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money
or banking information from applicants.
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