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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.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 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

Preferred:

  • 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

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