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Occupational Therapist - Full Time

Avon, Ohio
Job ID: 372537
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In this key and caring role, you will assess/screen patients’ daily living/work-related skills and develop therapeutic retraining programs with measurable objectives. All in a highly supportive work environment that respects the individual, puts the patient first, and emphasizes growing, learning and having fun along the way. Join us as an Occupational Therapist and be at your best working collaboratively as a team and utilizing the latest industry advancements, technologies and techniques.

Success Profile

What do you need to be a successful Occupational Therapist at Kindred? Here are the top traits we’re looking for:

  • Productive
  • Efficient
  • Creative
  • Collaborative
  • Visual thinker
  • Versatile

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My patient’s family was so excited when she was released. And she was in tears because she was so happy and grateful for the treatment she got here.

– Anna Marie, OT, Texas Rehabilitation Hospital of Fort Worth

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Benefits

  • Healthcare

    We offer a variety of Health Savings Account (HSA) and PPO plan options.

  • 401(k) Plan

    Employees can contribute pre-tax dollars through payroll deduction.

  • Paid Time Off

    Your work/life balance is important to us. We offer our employees a flexible Paid Time Off program.

  • Wellness Program

    We offer tools, resources and support for weight loss, stress reduction, smoking cessation and making overall healthier choices.

  • Community

    Community involvement is consistent with our company's principles and with our mission of customer service and quality care.

  • Professional Choice Account

    Free money is set aside for all therapists to help with education, training, and uniforms.

Job Details


Description

UH Avon Rehabilitation Hospital is a joint venture between University Hospitals and Kindred Healthcare, bringing together the expertise of both world-class organizations. Opened in January 2016, UH Avon Rehabilitation Hospital is focused on improving the functional status of our patients after an injury or illness with the goal of returning our patients home safely.

 

Our Mission:

To improve the health, function and quality of life of the people in the communities we serve.

Our Vision:

To be the rehabilitation provider of choice, by providing high-quality care resulting in excellent outcomes and high patient satisfaction.

 

Job Summary:

 

The Occupational Therapist provides occupational therapy evaluations, modalities and treatments as prescribed by a licensed 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.


Qualifications

Experience/Skills:

  • Current License to practice in Ohio as an Occupational Therapist.
  • Graduate from an approved school of Occupational Therapy.
  • Three (3) or more years of previous experience in all aspects of occupational therapy preferred, but not required. 

  • Current CPR certification.
  • Basic computer knowledge. 

  • Knowledge of physical medicine, physical therapy modalities, anatomy and physiology.
  • Knowledge of physical and occupational therapy machine operation, maintenance and repairs of same.

  • Effective oral and written communication skills, in English with additional languages preferred.

Tuesday-Saturday Schedule