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Occupational Therapist - Full Time
Provo Rehabilitation & Nursing Center - Provo, Utah
About the Opportunity:
Provo Rehabilitation & Nursing Center
is a busy skilled rehab facility, and we are seeking a full time OT to join our awesome therapy team. We recently completed a beautiful renovation to include 52 private rooms and two huge therapy gyms filled with brand new equipment. We are in close proximity to the local hospital as well as the Central Utah Clinic, and we have huge opportunities to create and implement excellent OT programs for the patients in our community. We offer a fun and highly qualified in-house therapy team to work with and many career growth opportunities. We offer competitive compensation and benefits, and an environment where you will feel valued and appreciated as a therapist.
Provo Rehabilitation & Nursing
receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 200 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.
Although prior therapy experience is preferred, we place a high value on intelligence, drive and willingness to learn and grow, making this an excellent opportunity for an exceptional new graduate who is willing to work hard and make him or herself an indispensable member of our team. The right individual will be committed to providing the superior service levels that our patients and residents need and expect.
Licensed Occupational Therapist
New graduates are welcome
Evaluate patients within 48 hours of physician referral
Develop effective treatment plans and obtains approval for services from referring physician
Treat patients according to the physician's treatment plan
Supervise Occupational Therapy Assistants and Aides in direct patient care and patient related activities and adhere 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 Conference, Utilization Review Meeting and Rehabilitation Conferences
Participate in in‑service training program for other staff in the facility
Record evaluations, daily treatment notes as necessary, weekly progress notes, HFCA therapy cert/POC forms per facility policy and procedure
Record treatment charges daily per facility policy and procedures
Instruct patient's families or nursing staff in maintenance programs
Participate in discharge planning
Coordinate necessary durable medical equipment and adaptive equipment for patients to facilitate safety and independence in ADL's
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 Occupational Therapy Practice Act and the facility Policy and Procedures
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
Provo Rehabilitation & Nursing Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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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.