Prairie City, OR 97869
Looking for an experienced Occupational Therapist
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Job Summary: Occupational Therapist will perform duties as assigned for improving a patient’s function in skilled occupational therapy care, working closely with patients to develop strategies to maximize independence and safety with activities of daily living, such as toileting, dressing, bathing, meal preparation and other household chores in order to resume valuable roles and responsibilities.
An individualized evaluation determines client/family goals and customized interventions improve the person’s ability to perform activities accomplished through therapeutic use of activities or “occupations” in an evidenced-based practice deeply rooted in science. The occupational therapists skillfully identify necessary home modifications and safety equipment to reduce fall risk with a focus on adapting the environment and/or task to fit the person’s current needs.
The hospital offers a very competitive benefits package that not only includes standard health, vision and dental insurance and retirement plans but they also include the LifeBalance Program which promotes activities that encourage being active outdoors as well as cultural exploration and online health and wellness tools.
A bit about the area, they are located near the Malheur National Forest and have fantastic parks and recreation spaces. The town has a sports complex and park that they maintain to foster youth and adult sports, hiking/walking, and provide a place to relax with friends. In the warmer months they have a pool that is open to the public. If this sounds like somewhere you can see yourself I'd love to discuss it further over the phone and get your information to the hiring team.
For more information please contact me at the following: firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-746-2751.
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