Desert Regional Medical Center is a 385 bed acute-care hospital classified as a stroke receiving center and level 2 trauma facility with an innovative , patient centered and evidence-based Rehabilitation Services Department. Our compassionate team provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services, including acute care rehabilitation,joint replacement & spinal surgery, neurosurgery, ICU, Telemetry, step-down care, skilled nursing, as well as outpatient therapy, hand and lymphedema clinics.
Evaluates, plans and implements specific treatment programs for individual patients according to the principles and practices of occupational therapy.
Functions as an interdisciplinary team member providing patient assessment/re-assessment, direct patient care, and individualized care planning/implementation.
Responds to physician orders for occupational therapy. Administers and interprets tests and measurements of patients. Reviews patient charts and progress prior to treatment and modifies treatment plan accordingly.
Develops functional goals based on patient and/or family expectations.
Develop, improve or restore skills in activities of daily living, work or productive activities. Seeks clarification of physician orders as needed.
Required: Master's degree in Occupational Therapy
Preferred: 2 years as a practicing OT in a healthcare setting
Required: CA State Licensure
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Job: Occupational Therapy
Primary Location: Palm Springs, California
Facility: Desert Regional Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
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