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1 Bethesda Drive Operating Company, LLC Occupational Therapist in Hornell, New York

OVERVIEW
Occupational therapy staff members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of residents by providing comprehensive and quality therapy services.
State specific Occupational Therapy license required.
RESPONSIBILITIES
Initiates skilled occupational therapy treatments in accordance with physician s orders; maintains required contact with physician.
Maintains written evaluations, progress notes, MDS records and discharge summaries for residents in occupational therapy program.
Confers with other health care staff regarding special needs of residents to enhance rehabilitation or maintenance of function.
Provides input for the Resident Care Planning meetings and attends during absences of the Director of Occupational Therapy.
Maintains statistical records of residents treatments.
Assists with in-service training programs upon request.
Records and updates resident s care plan.
QUALIFICATIONS
Graduation from an approved school of occupational therapy required.
State license to practice occupational therapy required.
Two years experience in occupational therapy preferred.
Interest in occupational therapy treatment programs for the geriatric and subacute populations utilizing a team approach.
Ability to direct others necessary.
Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing required.
Sense of responsibility and ability to work well with residents, families, and other staff members required.
Qualities of maturity, diplomacy, and ability to work well with others required.
Ability to work with geriatric and chronically ill residents, as well as other professionals in a friendly and helpful manner necessary.
Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence required.
COMPANY DETAILS
Elderwood at Hornell is a 112 bed Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) serving the geriatric population in the idyllic Southern tier of New York State. We offer comprehensive, personalized orthopedic, cardiac and post-surgical rehab programs, including physical, occupational and speech therapy. Services and programs include Respite Care, Seasonal Memory Care, Adult Medical Day Services, and Palliative Care. This facility offers convenient parking for staff members and employee appreciation initiatives throughout the year. Strong leadership inside the building understands the importance of work life balance for all staff.
EOE STATEMENT
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Employer's Job# 2020-12519
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