OT - Occupational Therapist - Occupational Therapy 8/20/2016

Christus Health Alexandria, LA

Company
Christus Health
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5000131237906
AJE Ref #
575938236
Location
Alexandria, LA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

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Join CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, recently voted Best Place to Work and Best Hospital at the 2016 Cenla Choice awards.


As an Occupational Therapist, you will make providing service your priority while caring for the whole person in a faith based atmosphere. Occupational Therapists are a vital part of an interdisciplinary rehab team which provides treatment for a variety of diagnoses. Responsibilities include evaluating all assigned patients and developing, implementing, and modifying treatment plans in accordance with the patient's need and physician direction. Occupational Therapists are accountable for delegation and direction of all discipline specific therapy services for those assigned patients. They ensure the design of functional treatment programs, allowing for effective return to community activities and serve as an educator of patients, families, and coworkers. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Health St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, and demonstrating behavior consistent with the Core Values.


Requirements


- Graduate of an accredited school of Occupational Therapy required. Master's degree preferred.

- Current Louisiana OT License, or license eligible

- Current BLS

- Exceptional documentation, written and verbal communication skills

- Lymphodema Certification preferred


If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based organization that encourages professional development, we want you to become a part of the CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini family!

***We offer competitive pay based on experience. Sign on and relocation available.