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Occupational Therapist Lead - Acute

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Job ID: 42567
Location: Vancouver, WA
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 1.00
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center is seeking a Occupational Therapist Lead - Acute for a Full Time, 1.00 FTE, Day position. Hourly compensation starts at $41.49, more depending on experience.

Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final dose prior to start date.

**Hiring bonus and relocation assistance may be available**

Vancouver, Washington – look any direction and the scenery is astounding! Snow-capped mountains, nationally protected evergreen forests, the waterfall-laced Columbia River gorge, and rugged Pacific-coast beaches – all within a short 90-minute drive. The northwest is a dream come true for outdoor enthusiasts. And against that magnificent backdrop, Vancouver and neighboring Portland, Oregon offer all the best amenities of city living. What makes our area so special? A thriving arts scene, varied professional sports teams, unique neighborhoods, and a wealth of diverse culinary destinations. 

PeaceHealth’s community of health care professionals in the Vancouver area include PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center, a 450-bed tertiary-level hospital with complete services, and PeaceHealth Medical Group, a multi-specialty group serving communities throughout Clark County. 

Learn more: https://peacehealth.culturehq.com/story/5597

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for coordinating the day-to-day functions for assigned area. Assists with ensuring that departmental goals are achieved, timelines met and service excellence provided in all aspects of work. Subject matter expert.

What you will do:

  1. Assigns work; plans and manages priorities, provides technical assistance, oversees staff schedules, monitors quality of work, monitors team projects, mentors staff, provides constructive feedback, oversees staff training, ensures quality improvement, provides leadership feedback on staff performance, and assists with goal setting for the team.
  2. Evaluates assigned patients, gathers data from a variety of sources, such as patient records, interviews, observation, and team members.
  3. Completes patient treatment according to plan of care and modifies plan to meet patient needs, updates plan as appropriate.
  4. Completes documentation accurately, timely, according to regulatory requirements and within professional standards.
  5. Collaborates with other healthcare professionals as necessary to ensure smooth continuous care of the patients. Acts as liaison with nursing, medical and other therapy staffs to facilitate problem solving and coordination of other services and act as an educational resource.

What you bring:

  • Graduate of an Occupational Therapy program accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education, possessing BS or MS degree.
  • Minimum of three years experience as an Occupational Therapist.
  • Licensed as an Occupational Therapist in the State of Washington
  • Current American Heart Association BLS certification

See how PeaceHealth is committed toInclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.

For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application. EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state or federal laws. 

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