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AdventHealth Careers for VeteransBehavioral Health Occupational Therapist
Denver, CO

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind, and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Location: AdventHealth Porter

The role you'll contribute:

Responsible for a continuum of services providing care to patients with neuromuscular, orthopedic, and other physically related disorders requiring mobility training, strengthening, modalities, specialized manual therapy and neuromuscular re-education. Utilizes rehab process to promote and restore optimal health and well-being of the patient. Assumes personal accountability for organizational mission and core values.

The value you'll bring to the team:

  • Evaluates patients, presenting or referred to occupational therapy, by completing initial evaluation within time standards per department protocol.

  • Applies appropriate diagnostic and prognostic testing for musculoskeletal, neurological, and neuromuscular conditions.

  • Standardized testing will include special tests to determine level of disability and track outcomes over the patient care experience.

  • Evaluates assigned patients and develops treatment plans including specific goals and activities, reassessing and modifying plans as necessary based on patient's current level of function and makes appropriate disposition recommendations.

  • Utilizes a variety of sensorimotor, neuromuscular re-educational, recreational, and social activities to foster patients' achievement of maximum independence in activities of daily living.

  • Applies technical knowledge in rehabilitative activities tailored to patient's needs including, but not limited to: ADL training, home safety assessment and education, use of compensatory techniques and equipment, neuromuscular and sensory reeducation, gross and fine motor coordination, evaluation and training, energy conservation, functional mobility, positioning, splinting, and hand therapy techniques.

  • Documents all patient care activities including evaluations, progress notes and detailed treatment records per standards of practice and regulatory/third party payer requirements.

  • Facilitates preparation of patient schedules, billing charges and other reports per medical records procedure through timely completion of documentation per policy.

  • On all documentation, utilizes descriptive, behavioral terms using correct grammar, organizationally approved abbreviations, and medical terminology.

  • Documents ongoing status, interventions, patient response and outcomes to correctly capture billing charges.

  • Participates in personal, professional and program development by attending department in-services, meetings and by sharing professional expertise to enhance quality of professional services and staff development.

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in occupational therapy

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association

  • Current Colorado state licensure in occupational therapy upon hire or within 3 months

Preferred:

  • Master's degree

  • Previous work experience providing direct patient care in outpatient, inpatient or inpatient rehab unit.

  • Prior use of electronic medical records (EMR)

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances. The salary range reflects the anticipated base pay range for this position. Individual compensation is determined based on skills, experience and other relevant factors within this pay range. The minimums and maximums for each position may vary based on geographical location.

Category: Rehabilitation Services

Organization: AdventHealth Porter

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 24000871

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AH Rocky Mountain

  • Job Schedule: Part-time

    Pay Range: $32.35 - $52.63

  • Location: Denver, CO

  • Job ID: 24000871

  • Job Family: Rehabilitation Services

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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