• Occupational Therapist

    Job ID
    2020-14436
    Category
    OTR/COTA
    Job Location : City
    Ankeny
    Job Location : State
    IA
    Campus
    Mill Pond
    Type
    On Call/Temporary
  • Overview

    Presbyterian Homes & Services is seeking an Occupational Therapist to join its Rehab team.

     

    SCHEDULE/HOURS: PRN/On-Call, may include weekends or evenings. 

     

    REPORTING STRUCTURE: The Occupational Therapist reports directly to the Director of Rehabilitation Services or supervisor designated at the site. 

     

     

    ABOUT THIS COMMUNITY

     

    Complete with walkways and waterfalls, Mill Pond is situated on five acres south of First Street, just off of Delaware Avenue in Ankeny. Mill Pond is ideally located with convenient access to interstate corridors, trails, abundant retail, restaurants and services. This campus is a continuum community that offers Senior Apartments, Assisted Living, Assisted Living Memory Care, and Care Center. 

    Responsibilities

    The Occupational Therapist is responsible for planning, developing, and implementing and monitoring high quality occupational therapy care and services to residents consistent with regulations and established rehabilitation policies, procedures and best practices. 

     

    • Provide direct care of residents with physician ordered evaluation and treatment based upon regulations and established rehabilitative procedures and best practices.
    • Provide consultation, evaluation, and assessment of residents as needed. Implement treatment plans.
    • Participate in patient/resident care planning with the team and other health care provider.
    • Provide patient/resident and family education/consultation.
    • Communicate resident status and needs to the patient/resident, their family, staff and other professionals (i.e. care conferences).
    • Refer to other professionals as appropriate.
    • Participate in discharge planning processes.
    • Maintain records by practice standards, third party payers and regulatory agencies.
    • Complete necessary portions of MDS/QMDS/care plans as required.
    • Maintain all required documentation in accordance with regulations and established rehabilitation best practices.

    Qualifications

    • Graduate from an accredited Occupational Therapy program.
    • Current licensure in the state of practice as required
    • Competence in Occupational therapy evaluation and treatment.
    • Demonstrated compatibility with PHS's mission and operating philosophies.
    • Demonstrated ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language to communicate with all customers.

    About PHS

    Presbyterian Homes & Services (PHS), based in St. Paul, Minnesota, is a non-profit, faith-based organization providing a broad array of high quality housing choices, care and service options for older adults. 6,400 employees serve 25,000 older adults through 45 PHS-affiliated senior living communities in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa, and through Optage® home and community services. Established in 1955, PHS has earned the reputation as an innovative leader concerned with promoting independence, vitality and well-being for those they serve.


    We believe employees are the most important resource in our ministry and we are committed to an environment where employees are valued and empowered to make a difference. With a strong commitment to grow our employees from within, the development opportunities with us are virtually unlimited. We offer competitive wages, opportunities for advancement, ongoing training, and incredible benefits like education assistance and nursing loan forgiveness.


    If you have a desire to honor God by enriching the lives and touching the hearts of older adults, consider answering the call and join our team.

     

     

     


    PHS is an EEO/AA employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, or status with regard to public assistance.

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