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OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST / OT- FULL TIME -FRIDAY-MONDAY SCHEDULE- SIGN ON BONUS AVAILABLE!

HCR ManorCare, the leading provider of short-term post-hospital services and long-term care, is seeking a passionate and driven Occupational Therapist. If you are passionate about a challenging and rewarding career assisting our patients in a time of need, then we are looking for YOU! Our Occupational Therapists - OT are the cornerstone to HCR ManorCare's dedication to mission. Working in the health care environment can be very demanding, and it is our goal to provide the tools to help you understand and commit to the philosophy that defines our culture. We are interested to employ an OT who is as passionate as we are about ensuring that our patients and residents receive the support services they need and deserve.

As a team member at HCR ManorCare your duties may include, but will not be limited to: Plan and administer prescribed occupational therapy treatment program for patients to facilitate rehabilitation following illness, disease, or injury. Take patient medical history. Discuss special equipment, such as wheelchairs and eating aids, and instruct patients on how to use that equipment Sit and evaluate a patient s home or workplace and, based on the patient s health needs, identify potential improvements, such as labeling kitchen cabinets for an older person with poor memory Required to develop a treatment plan for patients, laying out the types of activities and specific goals to be accomplished Demonstrate exercises for example, joint stretches for arthritis relief that can help relieve pain for people with chronic conditions Your main duties will be to observe patients doing tasks and ask them questions.

Qualifications:  Currently licensed or registered as an occupational therapist by the state in which practicing, unless that State does not license occupational therapists or otherwise regulate the practice of occupational therapy. Is eligible to take or has successfully completed the NBCOT entry-level certification examination for occupational therapists. Prior experience in Occupational Therapy/OT preferred, but not necessary.

Job Specific Details: Schedule: 4 8hr. days, Friday-Monday or 4 10hr. days, Friday-Monday Educational Requirements Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy or a foreign degree equivalent as accepted by US Citizenship and Immigration Services or a Bachelor's Degree or foreign degree equivalent plus 5 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience.

 Contact Linda Pittman
Email:[email protected]
Phone: (740) 387-1225

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Posted December 19, 2018 - January 19, 2019

 

Occupational Therapist Full Time
Brookdale Senior Living, Medina OH
$3000 Sign On Bonus


We're looking for an occupational therapist with experience, compassion and solid communication skills to help our senior patients make major breakthroughs. With Brookdale you'll get the support you need to focus on patients, conduct assessments, develop treatment plans, confer with physicians and coordinate treatment with family members and our team. You'll build meaningful relationships with our patients, but also form strong bonds with fellow staff. You'll be working with the nation's largest senior living solutions company, which provides numerous advancement opportunities. Many of our OTs find their way into local management roles, and some get tapped for regional and corporate positions. We offer a true work/life balance allowing you time to spend with your own family. We also offer opportunities to gain new skills and the chance to let us pay for special training and approved certifications. We're as interested in growing our associates as we are in serving our patients. Brookdale. Bringing new life to senior living.

Your responsibilities:

* Provide and direct occupational therapy services to patients, including assessment, treatment, program planning and implementation
* Function under physicians' orders and adhere to applicable principles and practices of physical therapy, Brookdale policies/procedures, and state regulations
* Coordinate treatment plan with patient, family and other team members
* Document results of patient's assessment, treatment, follow-up and termination of services
* Review the quality and appropriateness of the total services delivered and individual occupational therapy programs using predetermined criteria

Required skills and qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree in occupational therapy from an accredited program
* Successful completion of the National Certification Examination for Registered Occupational Therapists 
* License to practice occupational therapy within the state
* One year of occupational therapy experience preferred

If you're a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program! Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace. Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

Job #: OTHHmedOH7246413
Contact :Patty Rothman  
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 615-406-0167

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Posted December 17, 2018 - January 17, 2019


Occupational Therapist

This position would work 3 days in the Cuyahoga Hts. school district and 2 days at our main office on Euclid Avenue.

BASIC FUNCTION: With general supervision, plans, organizes and participates in medically oriented occupational therapy programs to habilitate clients with developmental disabilities in center- based or school-based programs.

QUALIFICATIONS: Education and experience typically represented by a Master's degree in Occupational Therapy, licensed by the State of Ohio, and certification by NBCOT.  The ability to lift a minimum of fifty (50) pounds. Minimum one (1) to two (2) years related work experience in a school-based setting is preferred. Possess a valid Ohio driver's license with no more than two (2) moving violations and have reliable daily transportation.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Complete evaluations of motor ability, perceptual/fine motor skills, sensory/sensorimotor status and self-care skills related to the school-based setting.
2. Complete all relevant documentation in a timely manner including Independent Education Programs (IEPs), Evaluation Team Reports (ETRs), plans of care in accordance with state standards, Medicaid, and CARF (if applicable).
3. Participate in team meetings for treatment planning with other school professionals including but not limited to the intervention specialist, physical therapist, speech language pathologist, school representatives, parents, etc.
4. Collaborate with teacher's aide staff, and parents/family members to promote carry over of learned skills to improve overall progress towards functional goals.
5. Communicate professionally with the Special Education Director to assure all district policies are upheld.
6. Maintain communication with other therapy staff both in and out of the school district to improve knowledge translation and cross training.
7. Attend and/or present at in-service presentations and professional meetings to share knowledge.
8. Complete all outcome measurement documents as set forth by the agency in a timely manner.
9. Maintain regular communication with occupational therapy manager to maintain high quality services and contract relationships.
10. Supervise Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (as needed) through regular collaboration on treatment plans, training on relevant intervention strategies, and assurance of all agency/district policies.
11. Provide support as a clinic-based therapist as needed. 

TO APPLY:  Send resume to Colleen Bennett, [email protected]

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Posted November 26 - December 26, 2018

Full time Occupational Therapy Assistant Faculty position at Lakeland Community College in Kirtland, OH 
Must have a current, unencumbered licensure in the State of Ohio.
Further details in job description:  
OTA_Job_Description.pdf 

QUALIFICATIONS (Required/Preferred):

  • Current and unencumbered licensure in the state of Ohio as an Occupational Therapy Assistant required.
  • A bachelor’s degree in a related major awarded by an institution accredited by a regional accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education required.  Masters’ degree preferred.
  • Certified by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) required.
  • A minimum of two (2) years of documented clinical experience in more than one practice area relevant to the curriculum of the college’s occupational therapy program required.
  • Minimum of two (2) years clinical experience in pediatrics (preferably across multiple settings i.e., outpatient clinic, hospital and school) preferred.
  • Previous teaching experience at a community college preferred.
  • Previous experience supervising OTA/OT students preferred.

APPLICATION PROCESS: 

Apply through the college’s website (https://myportal.lakelandcc.edu/positions) and attach a cover letter and current resume with your submission. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled but application review will begin in early March with the goal of conducting interviews during the month of April.

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Posted November 19, 2018 - February 19, 2019