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Providence Occupational Therapist - Home Health *Up $10K Hiring Bonus* in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling an Occupational Therapist (Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) at Providence In Home Services in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our MIssion to provide compassionate care that is accessible to all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable. This position will be traveling to see patients in the Anchorage area.

$10K Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begins on your first day of employment.

Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

Additional advantages of a career with Providence Home Health include:

  • working Monday through Friday regular business hours (with occasional on-call requirements)

  • flexibility with your schedule in your day

  • working with a fantastic interdisciplinary team

  • excitement of nursing tasks ranging from wound care to education to catheter management and more

  • Some of your patients will be very short term (no two days are exactly the same!)

  • Some of your patients are longer term, and you build trust and rapport with them.

  • helping the members of our community successfully stay at home- where they want to be!

In this position you will:

  • Assess, evaluate, and implement treatment according to professional standards

  • Provide direction and guidance to others as they follow through on the plan of care

  • Communicate with team members and outside agencies to identify patient needs and overall condition of patient; anticipates future levels of care.

  • Document all aspects of care and outcomes in a manner that is clear to others, and meets service standards

  • Plan for patient discharge with attention given to home programs, equipment arrangement, and patient/family education

  • Delegate appropriate patient activities to co-workers, O.T. Assistants, and O.T. Aides using professional criteria

  • Provide patient and family education in a variety of physical settings

  • Demonstrate safe use and knowledge of equipment in their home department

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s, Masters or Doctorate in Occupational Therapy

  • Current license to practice Occupational Therapy in the State of Alaska

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years in subspecialty

About Providence Home Health

Providence Home Health is proud to be the oldest and largest home health in the state. We've built a reputation for high quality care and positive relationships with both our clients and their doctors. At Providence, it’s our people who make the difference. In addition to our staff’s knowledge, experience and professionalism, it’s perhaps our friendly, caring manner you’ll appreciate most. We love working with people – and it shows in the quality of care and attention you’ll receive.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Occupational Therapy

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 345895

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