OT - HCR Topeka
Position: Occupational Therapist FT- HCR Topeka
Location: Topeka, KS
Job Id: 1830-KS 27
# of Openings: 2
Occupational Therapist - Full Time
Healthcare Resort of Topeka - Topeka, KS
About the Opportunity:
The Healthcare Resort of Topeka is an exciting next generation healthcare model offering Assisted Living Residences, Rehab Suites, and concierge style service. We are currently recruiting for an Occupational Therapist to join our in-house therapy team. Enjoy a fun work atmosphere, an amazing gym and state of the art equipment, a diverse patient population and the opportunity to create and implement the programs that will best serve the needs of your patients. In return for your clinical excellence and professional passion, we can offer you competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, paid CEUs and ongoing professional development opportunities.
The Healthcare Resort of Topeka receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 180 independently owned healthcare operations located throughout the United States. Help us build something great and share in the Ensign experience with these in-house facility teams where our core values of ownership, passion for learning, loving one another, and celebration are evident every day. Be sure to ask us about facility specific specialty programs like Heart PARC, Abilities Care, Music & Memory, Alter G, Big & Loud, and opportunities for you to continue learning and receive focused program training to enhance your therapy career.
Screen and/or evaluate patients within forty‑eight (48) hours of physician referral
Develop effective treatment plans and obtain approval for services from referring physician
Treat patients according to the physician treatment plan
Supervise Occupational Therapy Assistants and Aides in direct patient care and patient related activities, following state practice acts and adherence to facility Supervision Policy and Procedure Matrix
Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and plans
Participate in Patient Care Conferences, Utilization Review meetings and Rehabilitation Conferences
Participate in in‑service training program for other staff in the facility
Record evaluations, daily treatment notes, weekly progress notes, HCFA therapy cert/POC forms, per the facility’s policy and procedure
Record treatment changes daily per policy and procedure
Instruct patients families or nursing staff in maintenance programs
Participate in discharge planning
Coordinates necessary durable medical equipment for patients to facilitate safety and independence in mobility; i.e., braces, walkers, canes, elevated toilet seats and grab bars
Report any problems with department equipment so that it is maintained in good working order
Act as a clinical preceptor for affiliating Occupational Therapy or Occupational Therapy Assistant Schools
Comply with the Occupational Therapy Practice Act in the state and the facility’s policy and procedures
Licensed Occupational Therapist
Exhibits a sincere desire to help patients and residents in their rehabilitation process
Superior interpersonal communication skills
Strong writing skills required for documentation of the care you provide
Exhibits knowledge and understanding of therapy practice
Possesses and conveys high degree of credibility and integrity
Enjoys team cohesion, is a team player, has a positive attitude and a strong desire to make a constructive impact on organizational excellence
Understands and accepts the unpredictable nature and needs of the therapy function in a busy rehab department
The Healthcare Resort of Topeka is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Additional Requirments / Information
Minimum Education Level:
Bachelor of Science
.....corporate structure took a back seat
.....therapists were free to do their best work
.....you were surrounded by amazing clinicians and operators every day
.....your in-house therapy team was supported with continuing education, professional development and employee first culture
.....there was no tolerance for mediocrity
Would you build something great?
If you answered yes, we invite you to learn more about Ensign and our growing network of 119 independently owned and operated healthcare facilities providing long term care and exceptional rehabilitation services to patients in need. We can be found throughout the western United States including Nebraska and Iowa and are continuing to expand as the right opportunities present themselves.
We are always on the look- out for exceptional therapists to help us create great programs and provide outstanding care. We offer something different from corporate healthcare and contract therapy companies. Intrigued? Call us or email us today and learn more!
877-595-0509 - email@example.com
Website : http://ensigntherapy.com
The Ensign Group is a network of more than 200 independently owned and operated skilled rehabilitation facilities located throughout the United States. We have a busy in-house therapy program in each facility with an on site director of rehabilitation as well as a full complement of therapists of all three disciplines. We are a dynamic and growing organization, adding 10-15 new facilities to our network each year and we have been included on the Forbe’s List of Top Small US Companies for the past several years. We are built upon our philosophy of facility-based decision making and our clinicians have an enormous impact on the facility programs and areas of specialization.