Fairview Health Services Occupational Therapist- St. Joe's (part-time Days with Benefits) in St. Paul, Minnesota

Overview

Evaluates, plans and implements treatment programs to ensure maximum patient outcomes. Involves patient and family in goal setting and completes timley documentation. Consults with referring practitioner as needed and remains current on treatment techniques.

This is a part-time, benefits eligible opportunity to work 8am-4:30pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, and every other weekend; including at least 1 holiday/year (schedule subject to change).

Responsibilities

  • Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards

  • Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements

  • Evaluates and develops a treatment plan that is individualized to the patient and revises as needed

  • Performs treatment procedures that adhere to standards of practice of the AOTA

  • Actively participates in meetings and performance improvement projects of the department

  • Consults with referring practitioner to ensure quality care and treatments are provided to patients

  • Supervises occupational therapy students and occupational therapy assistants

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy required

  • Valid Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Licensed Occupational Therapist (OTR/L) through the MN Dept of Health

  • Assessment, Planning, Evaluation: Collects and analyses pertinent data and/or clinical findings. Incorporates clinical findings and scientific evidence in the development, coordination and implementation of an individualized plan of care to achieve desired outcomes.Evaluates progress towards goals and outcomes identifying opportunities for improvement and change

  • Computer Skills Basic: Ability to use a computer and applications that are associated with performing basic work tasks (navigate in Windows, Outlook, etc)

  • Patient Care Delivery: Observes and collects pertinent data and/or clinical findings to enhance patient outcome

  • Patient Education: Provides patient educational information appropriate to the developmental level, learning needs, readiness, cultural values, and beliefs of patients and families

  • Patient Safety: Demonstrates practices that support safety with recognition of variations in populations served, preventing harm to patients, families, employees, and themselves

  • Professional Practice: Demonstrates behavior consistent with the standards, scope of practice, ethics, and characteristics of a licensed professional

  • Treatment Planning: Identifies expected outcomes and develops individualized treatment plan of care

About HealthEast

At HealthEast, our patients are our neighbors and we are dedicated to their, and our, optimal health and well-being. We are guided by our faith-based heritage, a call to healing that respects the dignity and culture of every person. We empower our patients with user-friendly access to their health information, dependable service, and affordable, high-quality care.

We put new, more efficient models of care into practice, allowing our 7,500 employees and 850 physicians to focus on what’s important: providing compassionate health care that puts the patient and their needs first. With 14 clinics, home care, a medical transportation center, and four hospitals — Bethesda Hospital, St. John’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, and Woodwinds Health Campus — we provide excellent family health and specialization, including primary, maternity, orthopaedics and post-acute care.

Job ID 2018-10935

Category Rehabilitation Services

Contract Status ND

FTE 0.60

Authorized Hours 48

Shift Days

Standard Work Schedule 8 hour shifts every other weekend

HealthEast is an Equal Opportunity Employer. HealthEast will not discriminate in public accommodation, or employment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age or genetic information.