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Occupational Therapist (OT) - Per Diem

New Orleans, Louisiana
Job Type
29 Jul 2022

Ochsner Rehabilitation Hospital

A joint venture with Select Medical & Ochsner Health

New Orleans, LA

Occupational Therapist (OT) - Per Diem (As Needed)

Benefits of being a therapist with us:

Latest rehab technologies
Engaged and team-oriented culture
High success rates of patients being discharged home
Clinical ladders to develop our therapists
Full-benefits package (Including medical, dental, vision, 401k, life insurance, short and long term disability, and tuition assistance)
A network of over 50K employees nationwide with relocation and advancement opportunities


Position Summary

Evaluates all assigned patients and develops, implements and modifies treatment plan in accordance with the patient s need and physician direction. Responsible for delegation and direction of all discipline-specific therapy services for those assigned patients. Ensures the design of functional treatment programs allowing for an effective return to community activities. Serves as an educator of patients, families, students, co-workers and self. Performs other professional duties associated with the care of the patient, development of discipline-specific therapy services and design of program delivery.

Specific Duties

Evaluate the patient's level of functioning and develop an individualized treatment plan aligned with patient and family goals
Participate in discharge planning including placement, patient and family education, and adaptive equipment

Minimum Qualifications

Recent graduate from an accredited program for Occupational Therapy
Current state licensure is required but offers will be made contingent upon passing the boards for New Grads
Certified BLS or completion in the first 90 days of employment required
Additional Data:

Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.
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  • Job Reference: 671212237-2
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent