PRN Occupational Therapist - WellSpan York Hospital Acute Care

York, PA | Rehabilitation Services | Tracking Code: 44392

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Weekday & weekend availability required

 

(3 weekend shifts per quarter)

 

General Summary:
Under general supervision, provides occupational therapy services at an entry to intermediate skills level to individual patients according to the principles and practices of occupational therapy. Directs patient participation in selected tasks to restore, reinforce and enhance performance; facilitates the learning of those skills and functions essential for adaptation and productivity.


Duties and Responsibilities:
The following are essential job accountabilities:
1 Evaluates patient using evidence based evaluation techniques.
2 Plans individualized occupational therapy program with a variety of sensorimotor, educational, recreational and social activities based on the individuals physical capacity, intelligence level, and interests/goals.
3 Provides instructions in therapeutic procedures to be continued by the patient.
4 Coordinates occupational therapy activities in collaboration with the other members of the interdisciplinary team to facilitate achievement of goals established.
5 Conducts or participates in training medical and nursing personnel in occupational therapy techniques and objectives.
6 Utilizes safe patient handling techniques for all patient transfers, lifts and positioning.
7 Provides supervision of COTAs and Rehab Aides as required by PA practice act.


 

Required Skills

Occupational Therapist license

CPR certification

ACT 73 Child Abuse (upon hire)

Required Experience

Acute care experience strongly preferred


Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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