Company: Gables Search Group
Location: Niagara Falls
Posted on: September 25, 2022
Occupational Therapist -
- DIRECT HIRE: PERMANENT, OR A 13 WEEK TRAVELER ASSIGNMENT (WILL
- Full Time (Weekdays, Some Weekends and Holidays)
- Competitive Compensation, based on experience
- Excellent Full Benefits Package
- Location: Wheatfield, NY (Near Buffalo NY & Niagara County
- Setting: Skilled Nursing Facility
Occupational therapy staff members assist with ensuring the health
and well-being of residents by providing comprehensive and quality
State specific Occupational Therapy license required.
Initiates skilled occupational therapy treatments in accordance
with physician's orders; maintains required contact with
Maintains written evaluations, progress notes, MDS records and
discharge summaries for residents in occupational therapy
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.
Graduation from an approved school of occupational therapy
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
Ability to work with geriatric and chronically ill residents, as
well as other professionals in a friendly and helpful manner
Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence
About the area: Wheatfield is a town in Niagara County, near
Niagara Falls, NY. The name stems from the agricultural use of the
town lands, the growing of wheat. The Town of Wheatfield is east of
Niagara Falls International Airport. With its proximity to Niagara
County NY & the Buffalo NY areas; it is filled with culture
including the arts, museums, shopping, restaurants, and
recreational water leisure and many beautiful parks. This area is
also well known for its many colleges and universities.
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