WellStar Health Systems Occupational Therapist in East Point, Georgia

Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

The occupational therapist assesses, plans, organizes and participates in rehabilitative programs that help to restore or improve function in activities of daily living, functional mobility, cognitive tasks, strength, coordination and range of motion in patients suffering from disease or injury. Services are provided across the full continuum and rendered in a cost conscious, quality focused and customer oriented manner. Compliance with all applicable regulatory standards is also required in this role.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education

Graduate from an accredited Occupational Therapy program. Bachelors or Master degree in Occupational Therapy.

Required Minimum Licensure

Current licensure as an Occupational Therapist in the state of Georgia.

Required Minimum Skills

Considerable knowledge of principles and practices of occupational therapy

Ability to instruct patients and families in occupational therapy methods and techniques

Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing

Ability to prepare and evaluate reports

Ability to maintain effective working relationships with fellow employees, patients, families, and physicians

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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department Acute Care Therapies - AMCS

Facility WellStar Atlanta Medical Center South

Category Nursing Support

City East Point

Shift Days

State Georgia