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SCL Health Occupational Therapist PRN1 in Wheat Ridge, Colorado

YOU. You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as anOccupational Therapist. Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold.Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support. You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly. Youre equally comfortable with Occupational Therapy, being able tothink quickly on your feet, communication and patient care. Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible. US. Lutheran Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based,nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our249-bed community-based hospital provides comprehensive, specialty care tothe poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. Dating back to1905, we are proud of the rich history and inspiring mission our hospitalhas embodied for over 110 years. Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family.Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. Buthealth is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind andsocial well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program toaddress your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives,digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off.We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning. WE. Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Wellencourage joy and take pride in our integrity. Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello andhigh five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spiritualityin healing. Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn. YOUR DAY. As an Occupational Therapist you need to know how to: * Evaluate a patient upon initial encounter to determine need foroccupational therapy intervention and make referrals to other treatment teammembers as deemed appropriate. * Plan occupational therapy treatment program for each patient, basedupon interpretation of evaluation results, interpret evaluation findings forpatient, family, and treatment team members. * Develop realistic goals with patient input, explain treatment planand goals to patient. * Implement treatment or supervise treatment provided by CertifiedOccupational Therapy Assistant, or occupational therapy student. Delegateroutine care to supportive personnel as appropriate. * Terminate occupational therapy services when patient has attainedmaximum benefit from occupational therapy, provide in-service education tomembers of treatment team to ensure follow-through of treatment program. * Evaluate, record and report on a patients progress for review byother members of the rehabilitative team. * Communicate effectively with physician, other members ofrehabilitation team and others as indicated regarding treatment plan andpatient response to plan. * Complete all required documentation thoroughly and in a timely manner. YOUR EXPERIENCE. We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which iswhy we require: * Bachelors degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited school ofOccupational Therapy, required * Current license as an Occupational Therapist in the State ofpractice, required * Current BLS certification, required * At least one (1) year of experience in a setting serving the sameage/type of patient population served by this facility or department,preferred YOUR NEXT MOVE. Now that you know more about being an Occupational Therapist on our teamwe hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much youlove this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race,color, na

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