The Occupational Therapist has the responsibility and accountability for assessing, planning, evaluating and implementing care for the patients ordered occupational therapy. The Occupational Therapist is responsible for adhering to all standards of Occupational Therapy Practice Act as they apply to providing technical therapy care, supplies, equipment and interventions to a designated patient population.
This position requires providing services to Therapy Patients, ages between children/adolescents to geriatrics in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individuals served. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Ochsner Health Southwest Louisiana. It is expected that the associate demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The associate shall support the CHRISTUS Ochsner Health Southwest Louisiana strategic plan.
Bachelor or Master of Occupational Therapy.
Must complete all required CEU in order to maintain licensure in a timely manner.
New graduates accepted
CPR certification, CPI Certification within one year of hire
Per Diem As Needed