UnityPoint Health Occupational Therapist-PT/OT/Speech- PRN in Waterloo, Iowa
The occupational therapist is responsible for providing occupational therapy evaluation and treatment to inpatients and/or outpatients. They are also responsible for implementing and improving occupational therapy service and providing appropriate documentation and billing for such services.
Evaluates and treats patients in need of occupational therapy services and participates in and provides all necessary components of this responsibility including completion of proper evaluation, creation of a treatment plan, and completion of treatment sessions per established treatment plans.
Produces appropriate documentation and billing in compliance with all third party payor and regulatory guidelines
Provides oversite and supervision of certified occupational therapist assistants and other support personnel.
Completes appropriate communication with all patients, caregivers, fellow staff, and referring providers/clinicians.
Coordinates with other staff and caregivers to provide optimal care to patient including care coordination, patient care conferences, and scheduling.
Assists and advises supervisory personnel, management, and administration in development and implementation of quality occupational therapy services, programs, policies, and procedures.
Graduate of accredited educational program in occupational therapy.
Current license, in good standing, to practice occupational therapy in the state of Iowa, or eligible.
Able to read, write, comprehend, and speak fluent English.
Possess basic computer skills and knowledge
Masters degree preferred
1-2 years experience preferred
Specialized knowledge, skills, experience, or abilities dependent upon specific practice area/location
Requisition ID: 2021-89552
Street: 1825 Logan Ave
Name: 2520 UnityPoint Health Allen Hospital
Name: GenTherapy - Inpatient- Logan
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.01
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org