Providence Health & Services Occupational Therapist – Inpatient in Walla Walla, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling an Occupational Therapist (OT) (Inpatient, Variable, Per Diem) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. 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.

In this position you will:

  • Provide initial patient evaluation in accordance to physician request in order to initiate appropriate treatment, which is reasonable in the terms of accepted practice and necessary to recovery of function.

  • Establish treatment goals and plan of care based on assessment and test results.

  • Provide therapy treatment to restore function, relieve pain, and prevent disability.

  • Provide education to patients and their families.

  • Utilize software systems for the maintenance of patient records and communication with team members.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Occupational Therapy

  • Current Occupational Therapy (OT) licensure in Washington State

  • Oregon State licensure may be required if needed in the service area

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate through the American Heart Association (AHA)

  • A background check and motor vehicole report will be completed every two years, if applicable

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Maintain certification through the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT)

  • One (1) year experience in an Occupation Therapist capacity in a hospital, skilled nursing facility, or other related medical field

About the hospital you will serve .

Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Occupational Therapy

Location: Washington-Walla Walla

Req ID: 200059