Providence Occupational Therapist - Home Health in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling an Occupational Therapist (Day Shift, 1.0 FTE, 40 hours/week) at Providence Home Health Care in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our MIssion to provide compassionate care that is accessible to all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
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In this position you will:
Assess, evaluate, and implement treatment according to professional standards
Provide direction and guidance to others as they follow through on the plan of care
Communicate with team members and outside agencies to identify patient needs and overall condition of patient; anticipates future levels of care.
Document all aspects of care and outcomes in a manner that is clear to others, and meets service standards
Plan for patient discharge with attention given to home programs, equipment arrangement, and patient/family education
Delegate appropriate patient activities to co-workers, O.T. Assistants, and O.T. Aides using professional criteria
Provide patient and family education in a variety of physical settings
Demonstrate safe use and knowledge of equipment in their home department
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s, Masters or Doctorate in Occupational Therapy
Current license to practice Occupational Therapy in the State of Alaska
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 2 years in subspecialty
About Providence Home Health
Providence Home Health is proud to be the oldest and largest home health in the state. We've built a reputation for high quality care and positive relationships with both our clients and their doctors. At Providence, it’s our people who make the difference. In addition to our staff’s knowledge, experience and professionalism, it’s perhaps our friendly, caring manner you’ll appreciate most. We love working with people – and it shows in the quality of care and attention you’ll receive.
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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.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.
Job Category: Occupational Therapy
Req ID: 291512