Essex Group Management Corp. Occupational Therapist - OT in New Bedford, Massachusetts
Occupational Therapist - OT
New Bedford, MA
Title: Occupational Therapist This is a per diem position.
Brandon Woods of New Bedford is experiencing a renaissance! With a top notch management team joining us in the middle of last year, we are taking our facility to the next level for both our residents and employees. We offer competitive pay and a solid benefits package to those who join our family owned and operated organization. If you care about making sure seniors receive the best care possible, then we would love to hear from ASAP.Brandon Woods of New Bedford is seeking an energetic Occupational Therapist (OT) to uphold our high standards for senior care!
Job Summary: Responsible for the evaluation, planning, directing and administering of occupational therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician. Administers treatments and occupational agents as prescribed by a referring physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. Requirements:
Current registration with the American Occupation Therapy Association.
Graduate form an approved school of Occupational Therapy.
3 or more years of previous experience in all aspects of occupational therapy.
Current BCLS certification.
Basic computer knowledge.
Basic knowledge of physical medicine, physical therapy modalities, anatomy and physiology.
Basic knowledge of occupational therapy machine operation, maintenance and repairs of same.