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Northern Light Health Occupational Therapist I in Blue Hill, Maine

Job Description Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital Department: Occupational Therapy Position is located: Northern Light Blue Hill Hospital Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.000000: Work Schedule: No Hours Assigned Summary: Facilitates development and rehabilitation of patients with mental, emotional, and physical disabilities by planning and administering medically prescribed occupational therapy. Occupational Therapist will evaluate each patient, develop a plan of care appropriate to the patient's needs and implement that plan of care, reassessing as needed. Responsibilities: • Will conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times, including but not limited to with patients, patients’ families and co-workers • Will practice the Gold Standard behaviors • Will treat each patient with respect and dignity • Will be compassionate in caring for all patients • Will act as part of rehab team to provide the best quality of care, as needed, for each patient • Will provide quality care to all patients • Will provide excellent service to patients • Will bill correctly and fairly for all service(s) rendered. • Will use all supplies in a fiscally responsible manner. • Will participate in continuing education of their choosing to advance their knowledge/skills • Will practice according to current evidence-based practice standards • Will participate in community outreach • Will attend one event organized by EMHS/BHMH Competencies and skills: Essential: * No previous experience required. Credentials: Essential: * Occupational Therapist Education: Essential: * Bachelor's Degree Working conditions: Essential: * Potential exposure to abusive and/or aggressive people. * Potential exposure to diseases or infections. * Need to drive to perform responsible duties. * Potential exposure to hazardous materials. * Potential exposure to noise levels being uncomfortable. * Potential exposure to noxious odors. * Work with computers, typing, reading or writing. * Lifting, moving and loading 30 to 50 pounds. * Continuous sitting. * Alternate shift schedules (day, evening, nights, weekends). * Continuous standing. * Continuous walking. * Potential exposure to very hot or cold temperatures. Position Occupational Therapist I Location US:ME:Blue Hill Req ID 4355