Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System Occupational Therapist 1 in Monroe, Louisiana
At St. Francis Medical Center we offer you much more than just a job in the healthcare industry. We offer career opportunities for people who have a calling to share their gifts and talents as part of our healing ministry. As a Catholic hospital, we are here to create a spirit of healing - and we invite you to join our team today if you would like to be part of that spirit. In addition to competitive salaries and generous benefits, we offer you something special - the chance to do God's work by helping to serve people in need throughout our community, every day.
Job Summary : The Occupational Therapist 1 is responsible for evaluating/assessing needs of referred patients and formulating treatment plans. Provides therapy services defined in treatment plans. Works cooperatively with physicians, case managers, and other members of the healthcare team. Maintains accurate documentation of therapy services in the medical record. May supervise certified occupational therapy assistants, therapy techs, and students. The position relies on education and training to complete responsibilities. Initially, it requires instruction and guidance to accomplish the job and should develop into working under general supervision.
Graduate of Accredited Occupational Therapy Program (minimum Bachelor's degree)
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Good interpersonal/human relations skills; Good oral/written communication skills; Good teamwork skills; Good critical thinking/decision-making skills; Superior organizational skills
Current Louisiana State Occupational Therapy License (temporary licensure allowed) and BLS Certification