M-F; 8 hr shifts, Occasional weekends
The Occupational Therapist functions as an integral part of the rehabilitation team and has a responsibility for evaluation and treating patients requiring services associated with occupational therapy. The Occupational Therapist is expected to communicate with the physicians and other health care professionals regarding the patients treatment plan and progress and deliver services consistent with policies and procedures governing the delivery of patient care by the Rehabilitation Department, State Licensure and Code of Ethics standards.
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Clinical Excellence/Patient Care
Development & Patient Education
Basic UPH Performance Criteria
Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.
Preferred or Specialized
Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.
Graduate of an Accredited Occupational Therapy Program
Current licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Iowa – If working under temporary license must fulfil completion of passing exam and achieving full licensure within 6 months from the time the permit is issued.
Must possess and maintain current BLS certification or obtain certification within three months from date of hire.
Completion of four hours of stroke education prior to the end of orientation and annually
Membership in Professional Association is desirable
Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English.
Basic Computer skills
Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.