Providence Health & Services Occupational Therapist - Extended Care in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling an Occupational Therapist to the Providence Extended Care in Anchorage, AK. (Part-time - 8 hours per week)

In this position you will:

  • Assess, plan, and implement treatment according to professional standards.

  • Provide direction and guidance to others as they follow through on the plan of care.

  • Communicate with team members and outside agencies to identify patient needs and overall condition of the patients.

  • Document all aspects of care and outcome in a manner that is clear to others and meets service standards.

  • Delegate appropriate patient activities to co-workers, O.T. Assistants, and O.T. Aides using professional criteria.

  • Provide patient and family education in a variety of physical settings.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s, Masters or Doctorate in Occupational Therapy.

  • Current license to practice Occupational Therapy in the State of Alaska.

  • Ability to work independently and with team.

  • Ability to instruct para- and non-professional staff.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Two (2) years of experience in a subspecialty.

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

About Providence Extended Care at the Cottages

Providence Extended Care at the Cottages is located on a campus that includes eight cottages and a Commons Building. The Cottages are home to 96 residents. The Commons Building includes the facility reception area, Resident Bank, Gift Shop, Rehabilitation Therapies, Chapel, Supplies, Plant Services, Dietary, Support Services, Staff Development, Administration offices and Conference Rooms. The Cottages bear the names of Alaskan rivers and are arranged in alphabetical order along Compassion Circle.

Each cottage is a home that contains 12 private bedrooms/baths situated around a warm, inviting hearth and living area. An open kitchen allows residents and guests to enjoy the aromas and happenings of a kitchen, just like home. Each Cottage includes a Den along with a Spa and beauty/barber shop station. A patio off the dining area provides easy access to the outdoors and gardening opportunities. Large windows in the living area provide views for all to enjoy.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Occupational Therapy

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 139096