Occupational Therapist

1909478

Avera St Luke's-Therapy Center, Aberdeen, SD

Occup Therapy

PRN

Day Shift

Varied shifts

License Required


  

Avera St. Luke's Named Top 20 Rural Community Hospital  


Avera Named Forbes' Best-in-State Employers List

This position is PRN, which means the hours you work are as needed. 


Job Highlights:

 

  • Cover pediatrics through geriatrics in the areas of inpatient, long term care, outpatients and pediatrics.
  • Act as a float therapist to cover for therapists on vacation, ill, or areas of high census.
  • The position will also begin having his/her own outpatient pediatric caseload between the hours of 3:30 and 6 p.m. 

Job Duties:

  •          Provides appropriate and direct treatment intervention to patients using various functional exercises, activities and modalities.
  •          Directs and supervises activities of therapy tech, students, COTA's in accordance with state practice act and national organization.
  •         Provides appropriate and direct treatment intervention to patients using various functional exercises, activities and modalities.
  •     Provides consultation/treatment to area health facility as agreed upon in respective contracts with these agencies in a rotation.

Education:

  •         Bachelor's or Master's degree from an accredited college or university O.T. program.

Licenses/Certificates:

  •         Current certification by National Board of Certification in Occupational Therapy Inc. recommended but not required.   Current S.D. licensure approved through the S.D. Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiner.  Certification in state requirements for physical agent modalities recommended but not required. 
  •          Must have a valid driver's license and are insurable under Avera's vehicle insurance policy.

Experience:

  •         Previous experience is preferred in providing O.T. services.