Company: Ascension (System Office)
Posted on: November 6, 2019
We Are Hiring
Occupational Therapist - Rehab Services General IP 001 - Full-Time,
Day - Kokomo-1907 W. Sycamore - Kokomo, IN
Employee will be required to work weekends and holidays. Early
hours d/t therapy sessions are sometimes at 6 am and may occur at
later time in evening hours.
Why Join Ascension?
In Indiana, St. Vincent operates 24 hospitals in addition to a
comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical
practices, and clinics. St. Vincent's more than 15,000 associates
and 3,000 providers offer expertise in a wide range of services
including acute/long-term acute care, bariatrics, cancer care,
cardiovascular services, emergency/trauma services, neuroscience,
orthopedics, pediatric services, primary care, urgent/immediate
care, women's health and more. St. Vincent has been serving central
and southern Indiana for 145 years.
St. Vincent is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare
organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across
the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and
Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to
delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to
those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion
in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit
What You Will Do
As a Occupational Therapist with St. Vincent Health-IN, you will
have the opportunity to evaluate and treats patients with physical,
emotional, cognitive and/or psychosocial deficits.
* 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 3-Technicians according to established
regulations and practice standards.
What You Will Need
* Required Credential(s):
* Certified BLS Provider obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of
hire date or job transfer date.
* Rehab Therapist specializing in Occupational Therapy (OTR)
credentialed from the Indiana Occupational Therapy Committee
obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Or Temporary
Permit obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. If hired
with Temporary Permit, must pass boards and obtain OT credential
within 4 Months (120 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
* Bachelor's degree required Master's degree preferred
* None required.
Equal Employment Opportunity
St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click
the link below for more information.
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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
St. Vincent, a member of Ascension Health, participates in the
Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the
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