Occupational Therapy Assistant (PD)

    Adventist Health NW
    Portland, OR 97086
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Adventist Health is more than an award-winning health system. We provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good - from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our unique passion to live God's love through health, wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our mission.

    We're looking for someone to join our team as a Occupational Therapy Assistant (PD) who:

    Provides prescribed occupational therapy treatments under the supervision of licensed occupational therapists, including geriatric, orthopedic, neurologic, pediatric and neonatal rehabilitation as well as splint follow-ups and other medical conditions. Works under minimal supervision and may mentor and train staff on technical skills.

    Essential Functions:
    • Implements treatment plans and selects modalities to meet established goals.
    • Transports, transfers, and assists patients in and out of wheelchairs, beds, tilt tables and stretchers while ensuring safety and minimizing undue patient discomfort. Assists patients with dressing and toileting needs.
    • Assists with inpatient and outpatient schedules, as needed.
    • Arranges patient schedules for scheduled visit arrivals and reports any delays.
    • Assists in the maintenance, care and cleaning of equipment and supplies.
    • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
    You'll be successful with the following qualifications:

    • High School Education/GED or equivalent: Preferred
    • Associate's/Technical Degree in occupational therapy or equivalent combination of education/related experience: Preferred
    • OREGONHigh school Education or GED or equivalent: Required
    • Associates/Technical degree or equivalent combination of education/related experience: Required
    Work Experience:
    • Two years rehabilitative services experience or equivalent education: Preferred
    • Two years occupational therapy experience: Preferred
    Required Licenses/Certifications:
    • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) or Basic Life Support (BLS) certification: Required
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant: Required
    Posting ID: 593066605Posted: 2021-02-02Job Title: Occupational Therapy Assistant (Pd)