Organize and conduct occupational therapy programs to facilitate rehabilitation. Direct client participation in selected tasks to restore, reinforce, and enhance performance. Facilitate the learning of those skills and functions essential for adaptation of productivity in order to diminish or correct pathology.
Member and partner of the patient care delivery team. Demonstrate a strong commitment to the philosophy and goals of the mission of Hebrew SeniorLife and recognize patient dignity and choice in aspects of daily life. Strive to make every encounter with patients/families into a positive and meaningful experience and opportunity, while providing safe and efficient quality of care. Recognizes and respects others’ cultures, values, and backgrounds and considers differences when communicating with others.
Per Diem Positions available in SNF, OP and LTCH
Contact with patients under a wide variety of circumstances, which may include exposure to unpleasant odors, sights, and sounds.
Subject to varying and unpredictable situations.
May be exposed to infections, contagious diseases, and blood borne pathogens.
Gloves, gown, and mask as necessary.
Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing or walking.
Lifting, positioning, transporting, and/or transferring patients.
Lifting supplies, equipment.
Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling and crouching.