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Occupational Therapist II

Job ID: 96566 Date posted: June 27, 2019

  • Sharp Coronado Hospital and Hlth
  • LTC Occupational Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy Jobs
  • Day Job
  • Per Diem

Responsibilities

Summary

The Occupational Therapist II evaluates, plans, directs and administers occupational therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician.  Assists patients in reaching their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.  Participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department, and participates in CQI activities.

Sharp Coronado is proud to offer a comprehensive continuum of rehabilitation care.  Services are provided in the following areas: Transitional Care Unit/SNF, Inpatient and Outpatient Rehab. Opportunities are available for mentoring to learn or enhance skills.

Sharp Coronado Hospital’s Rehabilitation Services Department focuses on healing and wellness.  We help patients return to their highest level of independence after surgery, stroke or serious illness.  Our experienced Rehabilitation Team provides a full spectrum of care, combining medical services, holistic offerings and fitness programs.  Many of our services can be enhanced with healing therapies, such as acupuncture and massage.  Fitness instructors are clinically trained and adapt different types of exercises for all types of physical disabilities.  Staff has a strong work ethic, team approach, passion for service quality and a commitment to patient satisfaction.

From emergency services to a nationally recognized total joint replacement program, Sharp Coronado Hospital is a 204 bed facility that has a long tradition of providing top-quality, comprehensive health care.

Sharp Coronado incorporates many personalized aspects into its care philosophy — including patient empowerment, patient and family education, and a physical environment that promotes healing through complementary therapies such as clinical aromatherapy, massage and Healing Touch.  Sharp Coronado Hospital is one of the first five hospitals nationally to be designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.

 

Location

This position is located in Coronado, CA, San Diego, County

 
Hours

8 hour shifts; Per Diem position to work variable days of the week; 8:00am – 4:30 pm; weekends as needed

Must be available to be scheduled 4 shifts per four week schedule and available to be scheduled to work one Saturday weekend shift per 4 week schedule. Will work one of the following holidays – Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year’s and a least one of the following holidays - Memorial Day, 4 of July or Labor Day 

 
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Graduate of an approved professional school or graduate of an accredited college or university with a certificate in Occupational Therapy
  • Current California State Occupational Therapist Licensure
  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
 
Preferred Skills and Qualifications 
  • Two or more years of recent experience in all aspects of Occupational Therapy
 

Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.

 

Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

 

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“After nearly 10 years of working here, it's still one of the hardest jobs I've ever loved. If you find a niche here, you'll be working with some of the smartest in the industry. This is where they'll respect you for thinking outside the box and kindness matters. They expect consistency and hard work, but pay you well to do it.”

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