Position: Occupational Therapist
Location: Lehi, UT
Job Id: 2805-UT WK
# of Openings: 1
Occupational Therapist - Permanent Part Time/Weekends
Pointe Meadows Health & Rehabilitation - Lehi, UT
About the Opportunity:
Pointe Meadows of Lehi, UT, is a state of the art post-acute rehab and assisted living facility featuring a spacious and extremely well equipped gym, ADL spaces and a focus on outstanding customer service to our patients. We are seeking an Occupational Therapist to join our team on a Saturday/Sunday schedule. As a member of our team you can expect excellent leadership, facility level decision making, competitive compensation and most of all, a fun work environment where you are appreciated and supported to do your best work.
Pointe Meadows will receive 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.
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 physicians 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 patients 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 ADLs
Report any problems with department equipment so that it is maintained in good working order
Comply with Occupational Therapy Practice Act and the facility Policy and Procedures
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.
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
Pointe Meadows is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Additional Requirments / Information
Minimum Education Level:
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.....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.