PruittHealth Occupational Therapist - OT - PRN Baldwin, GA in Baldwin, Georgia

Category : Health Care Center

Location/City : GA - Baldwin

Id : 24361

Title: Occupational Therapist (OT) – PRNLocation: PruittHealth Therapy Services at PruittHealth – Scenic View (Baldwin, GA)Offering Competitive Salaries and Generous BenefitsJob Description:To provide evaluative, consultative, and treatment interventions to patients referred by a licensed physician. To maintain effective communication with center staff, patients, families and management.Essential Skill/Knowledge Functions:Assessment, evaluation and treatment of all referred patients.Appropriate and timely development of Plan of Care of patients served.Appropriate and timely documentation of progress towards goals as outlined in United Rehab Policy and Procedure manual.Appropriate and timely communication of patient status to members of Interdisciplinary treatment team.Appropriate referrals to members of the Interdisciplinary treatment team.Supervision of all clinical activities of the Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant according to State Practice Acts.Provision of formal and informal feedback to Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant according to State Practice Acts.Supervision of Rehab Aide.Orders and/or assists in obtaining patient equipment and/or supplies to attain patient-related therapeutic goals.May modify equipment, appliances, and/or splints to meet patient-related therapeutic goals.Participates in conducting in-services to rehab and/or center staff regarding Occupational Therapy interventions.Attends patient care team meetings and/or other conferences as directed.Submits billing, payroll, and expense documentation in a correct and timely manner.Essential Administrative Functions:Participate in center/agency surveys (Licensure / JCAHO) and any subsequently required reports.Attend and participate in continuing educational programs to keep abreast of changes in your field as well as to maintain current license/certification, as required.Attend and participate in mandatory inservices.Honor patients/residents’ rights to fair and equitable treatment, self-determination, individuality, privacy, property and civil rights, including the right to wage complaints.Comply with corporate compliance program.Report job-related functions/tasks that involve occupational hazards including exposure to blood and body fluids and others as necessary.Follow established safety regulations, to include fire protection & prevention, smoking regulations, infection control, etc.Follow established safety procedures when performing tasks and/or working with equipment.Perform other related duties as necessary and as directed by supervisor.Licensure/Certification/Education Requirements:Graduate of ACOTE accredited school and eligible to take or has passed the NBCOT exams (National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy). If foreign-trained, must meet the same qualifications as U.S. educational program requirements.Valid professional license in State of practice.Freedom from illegal drug use. Freedom from use and effects of drugs and alcohol in the workplace. Persons who have been found guilty by a court of law of abusing, neglecting or mistreating individual in a health care setting are ineligible for employment in this position.Other Training, Skills, and Experience Requirements:Must be able to speak, read and write the English language.Previous experience in long term care preferred, but not required.For immediate consideration, please click the "Apply Now" at the top right of this screen.We offer a progressive benefits program that reflects our commitment to caring for our 16,000 partners:5-Star bonus incentive programs for achieving quality goalsPartner Referral Program – Earn cash for referring licensed and certified candidates who are hired into clinical roles at PruittHealthEmployer paid profit sharingEmployer matching 401(k)Paid Time Off (PTO) accruals beginning the first day of employmentAccess to “Purchasing Power” financial health program after one year of employmentPruittHealth is committed to supporting the growth and development of our partners by offering the following programs:CNA Ladder ProgramAdministrator-in-Training ProgramNurse Aide Certification ProgramsLeadership MirroringCommitted to Caring Recognition ProgramFor immediate consideration, please click on the “Apply Now” at the top right of this screen or contact Recruiter, JD Miller at 704-456-5190 or jmiller@pruitthealth.comPruittHealth is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veteran status.