Providence Jobs

Job Information

Providence Occupational Therapist - PEC in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling an Occupational Therapist (Occupational Therapy, Days, 1.0 FTE) to the Providence Extended Care in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers who deliver every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

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

  • Licensed to practice Occupational Therapy in the State of Alaska

  • Current BLS certficiation from American Heart Association upon hire or the ability to accomplish within 30 days of hire

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • 2 years of experience in a sub-specialty

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.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

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

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Occupational Therapy

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 281018

DirectEmployers