Occupational Therapist IL
Company: Interim HealthCare
Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: November 25, 2022
What is in it for you :
- - *PTO
- - Employer provides basic life insurance coverage
- - 401k Match up to 3% - fully vested after 5 years
- - Referral Bonus
- - Mileage Reimbursement
How will you make an impact!
Occupational therapy services are provided for treating physical
impairments, functional limitations, disabilities and/or changes in
physical function associated with a patients health status. The
treatment and intervention provided is in accordance with the
patients plan of care, accepted professional standards of
occupational therapy practice, applicable law and regulation, as
well as Interim HealthCare policies, procedures and clinical
- - Assists the physician or other licensed practitioner in
evaluating the level of patient function and performance and
equipment needs, as well as in developing the resulting plan of
care/treatment including appropriate long-term treatment goals,
selection of interventions, and the intensity, frequency and
duration of services to meet the needs of an individual
- - Advises and consults with the family and/or other caregivers to
promote patient progress toward mutually agreed upon goals and
planning for discharge.
- - Communicates with all physicians involved in the plan of care
and other health care practitioners (as appropriate) related to the
current plan of care.
Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:
- - Current licensure or certification, if applicable, as an
occupational therapist in the state(s) in which you will
- - A graduate of an occupational therapy education program
accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy
Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association
(AOTA), or its successor organizations of ACOTE and is eligible to
take, or has successfully completed the entry-level certification
examination for occupational therapists developed and administered
by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy,
- - Able to constantly travel within geographic area serviced by
office from assignment to assignment.
- - Work is normally performed in a residence, aggregate living
facility, school or occupational setting.
- - Heavy physical activity that may require lifting, carrying,
pushing or pulling over 50 lbs., and physically stretching,
bending, stooping, twisting, standing, sitting, walking, reaching
and climbing stairs.
At Interim Healthcare, the health and safety of our people is our
number one priority.
We require COVID19 vaccination, or individuals with medical or
religious beliefs or practices that prevent them from getting the
vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement.
Please note if approved for an exemption, we require weekly
testing. (Please get in touch with Human Resources for details
regarding the Medical and Religious exemption procedure).
Interim Healthcare, provides equal employment opportunities (EEO)
to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to
race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, national origin,
age, disability, or veteran status. This policy applies to all
terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring,
placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves
of absence, compensation, and training.
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