Ascension Health Occupational Therapist - Outpatient Rehabilitation -Certified Hand Therapist in Elk Grove Village, Illinois
Job ID: 202506
Occupational Therapist - Outpatient Rehabilitation -Certified Hand Therapist
Elk Grove Village, Illinois
Additional Job Information
Title: Occupational Therapist - Certified Hand Therapist
City, State: Elk Grove Village,IL
Location: AMITA Health Alexian Rehabilitation Hospital
Department: OP Rehabilitation Services
Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Days, 36 hours weekly
AMITA Health ( www.AMITAhealth.org ) is a joint operating company formed by Adventist Midwest Health, part of the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL., and Alexian Brothers Health System, a subsidiary of St. Louis-based Ascension. Headquartered in Arlington Heights, IL, AMITA Health is the third largest health system in the state with more than 12,000 associates committed to delivering the most efficient, highest quality, faith-based care at nine acute and specialty care hospitals and at more than 80 ambulatory/clinic locations. AMITA Health has an extensive provider network of more than 3,000 hospital-affiliated physicians and the AMITA Health Medical Group consists of over 500 multi-specialty employed physicians and associate practitioners, ranking it among the largest regional medical groups. AMITA Health’s mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus by respecting the faith traditions of the many individuals and families we have been called to serve across suburban Chicago.
Evaluates and treats patients with physical, emotional, cognitive and/or psychosocial deficits.
Assesses patient 's ability to safely and effectively perform independent living skills. Designs the appropriate plan of care, including type and frequency of treatment.
Implements the treatment plan using appropriate modalities. Documents findings of patient progress. Monitors and modifies the plan of care as needed. Seeks consultation as necessary.
Educates the patient and family/caregiver about patient deficits. Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from therapy services and provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and support programs.
Oversees the care provided by certified occupational therapy assistants and therapy technicians according to established regulations and practice standards.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA).
Registered Rehab Therapist specializing in Occupational Therapy (OTR) credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
Bachelor's Level Degree
Bachelor's degree from an accredited occupational therapy school required Master's degree preferred
Previous experience preferred.
Must have or activley be working towards Certified Hand Therapist credentials
4 - 8 hours days; 1 - 4 hours day; 2 evenings until 7:30 PM; 1/2 day Saturday every 4 weeks
How To Apply
If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact Candidate Care at 855-778-6037 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST, M-F.
Equal Employment Opportunity
AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.