Providence is calling an Occupational Therapist (Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to the Providence Extended Care in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers who deliver every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
$10K Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begins on your first day of employment.
Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.
In this position you will:
Assess, plan, and implement treatment according to professional standards.
Communicate with team members and outside agencies to identify patient needs and overall condition of the patients.
Documents all aspects of care and outcomes in a manner that is clear to others, and meets service standards. Plans for patient discharge with attention given to home programs, equipment arrangement, and patient/family education
Delegates appropriate patient activities to co-workers, O.T. Assistants, and O.T. Aides using professional criteria. Gathers feedback from team members.
Provide patient and family education in a variety of physical settings.
Demonstrates safe use and knowledge of equipment in their home department.
Implements care/service that recognizes age specific needs/issues of customers served.
Completes Competency Plan for assigned job and department.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s, Masters or Doctorate in Occupational Therapy
Current license to practice Occupational Therapy in the State of Alaska
Current BLS certficiation from American Heart Association upon hire or the ability to accomplish within 30 days of hire required.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 2 years of experience in a sub-specialty
About Providence Alaska Medical Center
About Providence Extended Care at the Cottages
Providence Extended Care at the Cottages is located on a campus that includes eight cottages and a Commons Building. The Cottages are home to 96 residents. The Commons Building includes the facility reception area, Resident Bank, Gift Shop, Rehabilitation Therapies, Chapel, Supplies, Plant Services, Dietary, Support Services, Staff Development, Administration offices and Conference Rooms. The Cottages bear the names of Alaskan rivers and are arranged in alphabetical order along Compassion Circle.
Each cottage is a home that contains 12 private bedrooms/baths situated around a warm, inviting hearth and living area. An open kitchen allows residents and guests to enjoy the aromas and happenings of a kitchen, just like home. Each Cottage includes a Den along with a Spa and beauty/barber shop station. A patio off the dining area provides easy access to the outdoors and gardening opportunities. Large windows in the living area provide views for all to enjoy.
At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.
Requsition ID: 115103
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Rehabilitation
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Full time
Career Track: Clinical Professional
Department: 1006 AK PEC OT AK
Address: AK Anchorage 920 Compassion Circle
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