Ink staffing

Occupational Therapist

Ink staffing - Yakima, WA

Job Summary

  • Responsible for assessing, planning, organizing, and administering rehabilitative programs that improve ADL’s , IADL’s mobility, relieve pain, increase strength, and improve or correct disabling conditions resulting from disease or injury.
  • This is a Travel position for 13 week contracts ,temp to perm and Per diem position .

General Accountabilities

  • Perform and document an initial exam, evaluating data to identify problems and determine a diagnosis prior to intervention.
  • Plan, prepare, or carry out individually designed programs of physical treatment to maintain, improve, or restore physical functioning, alleviate pain, or prevent physical dysfunction in patients.
  • Record prognosis, treatment, response, and progress in patient's chart or enter information into computer.
  • Identify and document goals, anticipated progress, and plans for reevaluation.
  • Administer manual exercises, massage, or traction to help relieve pain, increase patient strength, or decrease or prevent deformity or crippling.
  • Evaluate effects of treatment at various stages and adjust treatments to achieve maximum benefit.
  • Test and measure patient's strength, motor development and function, sensory perception, functional capacity, or respiratory or circulatory efficiency and record data.
  • Instruct patient and family in treatment procedures to be continued at home.
  • Confer with the patient, medical practitioners, or other appropriate parties to plan, implement, or assess the intervention program.
  • Review physician's referral and patient's medical records to help determine diagnosis and physical therapy treatment required.
  • Comply with professional, ethical, and legal standards.
  • * The company reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.

Job Qualifications

  • Minimum Education: BS/MS/DOT in occupational therapy from an accredited occupational therapy program.
  • Minimum Experience: At least 2 years' experience in skilled Nursing facilities, or out patient or hospitals. New Grads are welcome to apply
  • Certification: Current occupational Therapist state license.

OT needed M-F, 8 hours a day, 40 hours per week

Skills

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Time management
  • Judgment and decision making
  • Service orientation
  • willing to travel to client locations

 Contract Length: 13 weeks



Posted On: Saturday, September 5, 2020



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