Occupational Therapist - Outpatient

Overview

Employment Status:
Full-time
Shift:
Day
Date Posted:
8/17/2021
Address:
4010 N College Drive
City:
Cheyenne
State:
WY

Description

 

 

Hey Cheyenne, we’ve got your next occupation! Edgewood’s two senior living communities in Cheyenne are looking for a full-time, part-time, or PRN Occupational Therapist, to help our residents maintain, improve, and thrive day-to-day in their home environment, wherever it is they call home! The perfect candidate will serve as an integral part of the CaringEdge team, the health services division of Edgewood Healthcare. 

We’re looking for someone dedicated to the delivery of effective, evidenced-based clinical practice with a focus on geriatric care provided through outpatient therapy. Our teams are passionate about helping area seniors maintain and improve their physical abilities, support their day-to-day function within the world around them and lead active lives, all while fostering independence and confidence throughout their golden years.

Our mission includes creating an environment and atmosphere that allows each therapist independence, autonomy, and the ability to practice at the top of their license. CaringEdge’s therapy teams enjoy flexible hours, control over their own schedule, and extremely manageable caseloads. This provides our clinicians with the opportunity to have a one-on-one experience with each patient, producing more effective treatment programs and delivering the exceptional care each senior deserves.  

If you are seeking opportunities for professional growth, as part of a dedicated and outcomes-driven team, this position offers the perfect environment and atmosphere for you to serve at your best and truly make a difference. Apply with us now!  

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Develop a written plan of care specific to each patient and implement therapy services based on that plan of care. 
  • Initiate occupational therapy program and instruct other personnel in certain phases of occupational therapy with which they may work with a patient, as well as instructing them as to the goals of the occupational therapy program for the patient by participating in case conferences. 
  • Prepare and submit clinical and progress summaries based on the attainment of goals. 
  • Participate in peer consultation process. 
  • Supervise occupational therapy assistants according to organization policy and state regulations. 
  • Potential to function as the therapy director, based on experience, if applicable 

Minimum Requirements

 

 

You would be a great addition to our team if you possess the following: 

  • Masters in occupational therapy approved by an accredited organization. 
  • Licensed to practice as occupational therapist within the state. 
  • Problem solving skills and ability to multi-task.
  • Compassionate with good communication skills.
  • Excellent teamwork skills.

 

We offer a competitive salary along with full-time and part-time benefits packages for employees. 

 

**Edgewood maintains a drug-free work environment and offers of employment are contingent upon successfully completing and passing a drug/alcohol test and a background check.