Occupational Therapist
Location:
Anchorage , Alaska
Posted:
October 20, 2017
Reference:
01406-5272
Occupational Therapist - Full Time (Inpatient - Acute Care)
Alaska Regional Hospital

Alaska Regional Hospital consistently achieves top ratings and recognition for outstanding quality performance and excellent clinical outcomes. To achieve this level of high-quality, compassionate patient care, we depend on the collaborative efforts of our entire team, from physicians, to clinical specialists, and support staff. Anchorage is a thriving community offering plenty of opportunities to have fun. Alaska boasts some of the most incredible scenic beauty around the world and draws visitors year-round who come for a vacation and end up making Alaska home. Alaskans enjoy all the amenities of an urban lifestyle that includes performing arts, museums, cultural activities, shopping and fine dining only minutes from the great outdoors. You can enjoy golfing under the midnight sun, hiking, biking, fishing, skiing and other popular outdoor activities a short distance from home.
Position: Occupational Therapist (Acute Care)

Position Type: Full Time - Hourly/Non Exempt (Eligible for Overtime)

Work Schedule: Days with rotating weekends

Unit(s) Assignment/PatientsSupported: Occupational Therapist: Occupational Therapies - This is an acute care occupational therapy position. The therapist will be assigned to the acute care occupational therapy department and will see patients on various different floors in the hospital including, but not limited to: Progressive Care, Cardiovascular Services, Orthopedic, Intensive and Critical Care units.

Job Description:

*The Staff Occupational Therapist provides evaluation, implementation of Plan of Care, and treatment of patients with physical/cognitive disabilities and pain within the scope of practice of a licensed Occupational Therapist.

*The Staff Occupational Therapist participates in a multi-disciplinary team to develop and implement therapeutic interventions and instructional programs pertinent to Occupational Therapy.

*Demonstrates the knowledge and skill set to provide appropriate care to a variety of patient populations including the pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric populations.
Qualifications:
* State of Alaska Occupational Therapist License

* One year of acute/rehab experience preferred.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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