UnityPoint Health Occupational Therapist-Outpatient Therapy Services in Des Moines, Iowa
The occupational therapist is responsible for patient examination, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment consisting of functional and therapeutic intervention in the outpatient therapy department at Unitypoint Health-Des Moines. The occupational therapist practices within the scope of the profession of Occupational Therapy for all patients in the outpatient therapy setting. The occupational therapist works closely with the outpatient interdisciplinary team in meeting the unique needs of each individual patient. In addition, the occupational therapist is expected to support the mission and values of Unitypoint Health-Des Moines
Evaluates individuals who have medical problems or other health related conditions that limit their abilities to perform functional activities in their daily lives
Develops, implements and delegates treatment plan with individualized goals to promote the ability to perform ADLs and IADLs, restore function and prevent disability
Monitors response of persons served during therapeutic interventions
Communicates and collaborates the plan of treatment with persons served, families and the interdisciplinary team
Master degree in Occupational Therapy,
Graduate of State Board approved program for Occupational Therapy and valid license as an Occupational Therapist from the Iowa Department of Public Health.
Occupational therapy experience an outpatient setting is preferred
Strong interpersonal skills, Effective verbal and written communication and organizational skills, Ability to provide complete written documentation in a timely manner, Self-directed with the ability to work with little supervision, Flexible and cooperative in fulfilling role obligations and has ability to work with an interdisciplinary team.
Requisition ID: 2021-91918
Street: 700 E University Ave
Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines
Posting Minimum: USD $28.93/Hr.
Name: Therapy Services O/P ILH- Luth
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: M-F. Two shifts; 8:45a -5:15p & 3 shifts 8a-4:30p
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org