Providence Health & Services Occupational Therapist - Pediatrics in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling an on-call Occupational Therapist to the Pediatric Rehab Unit at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, AK. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Is working with children your passion? This is an opportunity to have work life balance. Work in an environment where the patient's holistic care is the priority. Join a dynamic multidisciplinary team that collaborates to provide quality care in a state of the art clinic.
In this position you will:
Assess, plan, and implement treatment according to professional standards.
Provide direction and guidance to others as they follow through on the plan of care.
Communicate with team members and outside agencies to identify patient needs and overall condition of the patients.
Document all aspects of care and outcome in a manner that is clear to others and meets service standards.
Delegate appropriate patient activities to co-workers, O.T. Assistants, and O.T. Aides using professional criteria.
Provide patient and family education in a variety of physical settings.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s, Masters or Doctorate in Occupational Therapy.
Current license to practice Occupational Therapy in the State of Alaska.
Ability to work independently and with team.
Ability to instruct para- and non-professional staff.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Two (2) years of experience in a subspecialty.
About Providence Alaska Medical Center
Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.
As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!
Please contact Rachel Brown for more information: Rachel.Brown@providence.org
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Occupational Therapy
Req ID: 168884