Senior Occupational Therapist

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

 
Roles & Responsibilities:

The primary purpose of your job position is to establish and monitor therapeutic plans of care utilizing available support staff to maximize the delivery of therapeutic services with significant outcome in accordance with current applicable federal, state, and local standards, guidelines and regulations.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1. 1. Evaluate, establish, implement, and monitor therapeutic plans of care.
2. 2. Monitor and effectively document patient progress.
3. 3. Design functional maintenance programs.
4. 4. Complete all paperwork accurately and timely (weekly notes, billing grids, time sheets, etc.)
5. 5. Supervise therapy assistants and rehab aides' performance and provide instructive input.
6. 6. Direct and aid patient in active and passive exercises, muscle re-education and functional training using pulleys and weights as needed to facilitate o daily living.

7.7.  Communicate effectively and regularly with patients, families and interdisciplinary team.

 

Requirements:

 

Education
Bachelor Degree in Science in Occupational Therapy
 
Experience
Minimum 5 years of experience
 
License
Current New York State OT
Certified Hand Therapist a plus

 

 
Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
 
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care. 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 

Who We Are

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
 
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
 
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 

EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans

 

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