Occupational Therapist (PRN)

Utilizing advanced digital technology and an accomplished medical staff, Southern Hills Hospital provides the communities of southwest Las Vegas with emergency and pediatric emergency services, behavioral health inpatient and outpatient programs for ages 55 and older, an accredited Chest Pain Center, a Certified Primary Stroke Center, OB-GYN and diagnostic imaging and surgical services. Southern Hills Hospital's advanced care and superior service make for better outcomes and an exceptional patient experience.
Position: Occupational Therapist (PRN)

The Occupational Therapist evaluates and treats a wide variety of injuries, diseases and disabilities using Occupational Therapy procedures and modalities in accordance with rules and regulations of this facility, the Occupational Therapy Practice Act, and rules and regulations established by the State of Nevada , Board of Professional Regulations. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patients served in his/her department. Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her age specific needs, and to provide the care needed and described in the department's policies and procedures. The Occupational Therapist will provide goal directed treatment program planning/implementation, related documentation and communication for pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient populations who will receive treatment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, or national origin.
Qualifications:
Education: Bachelor or Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy in accordance with regulations by the Nevada State Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners.

Experience: One to two years' experience in clinical setting preferred. Entry level graduates will be considered.

Licensure: State of Nevada
Certification: Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) upon hire.

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