Kindred Healthcare Inc.

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Occupational Therapist - HRS Per Diem-Curahealth New Orleans- New Orleans, LA

at Kindred Healthcare Inc.

Posted: 6/19/2018
Job Status: On Call
Job Reference #: 342786

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for an Occupational Therapist to work per diem with our company. This position offers an exciting opportunity to join a team of dedicated health care professionals that pride themselves in providing quality patient care. Our facilities have a prominent reputation in the community for providing excellent rehabilitation services.

 

After evaluating your patient's condition, you'll develop a specialized treatment plan to help him/her achieve as much as possible in regaining his/her well-being through exercise and/or use of prosthetic and orthotic devices. You and your staff will play an important role in his/her recovery.

 

Responsibilities
  • Communicate patient progress or problems to supervisor and other team members; instruct patient's family or nursing staff in follow-through programs.
  • Assist with patient scheduling and post charges daily to patient records.
  • Document patient care in accordance with Peoplefirst Rehabilitation, regulatory, licensing, payer and accrediting requirements.
  • Maintain equipment and work area in a safe and clean condition.
  • Make presentations to support marketing efforts, at team conferences and in-services.
  • Handle job responsibilities in accordance with the standards of the Company's Code of Business Conduct, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, appropriate professional standards and applicable state/federal laws.

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Qualifications

  • Valid and current Occupational Therapy license or equivalent, in the state(s) where services are rendered.
  • Ability to work flexible hours and weekends.
 
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