Occupational Therapist - (Georgetown, Kentucky, United States)
Location: Georgetown, Kentucky
Internal Number: 35061373600
Healthcare Without Rival
We are currently looking for a PRN Occupational Therapist to join our team in Georgetown, KY to work evening hours! Enjoy fantastic work/life balance working in our clinic located inside a beautiful, highly secure campus of a global client. The Ideal Candidate must be a Licensed OT for the state of Kentucky and have outpatient experience.
Summary of the position: The Site is open Monday - Thursday, but the shift will be 5:15p-9:30p! NO FRIDAY, SATURDAYS, OR SUNDAYS NEEDED! You will work 1-2 days a week until November. Starting mid-November, you will cover a shift for 12 weeks straight - Monday - Thursday, 5:15p-9:30p. Once the 12 weeks are complete, you will continue with the 1-2 days a week.
Premise Health is the world's leading direct healthcare provider and one of the largest digital providers in the country, serving over 11 million eligible lives across more than 2,500 of the largest commercial and municipal employers in the U.S. Premise partners with its clients to offer fully connected care – in-person and in the digital environment. It operates more than 800 onsite and nearsite wellness centers in 45 states and Guam, delivering care through the Digital Wellness Center and onsite, nearsite, mobile, and event solutions.
Premise delivers value by simplifying complexity and breaking down barriers to give diverse member populations access to convenient, integrated, high-quality care. We offer more than 30 products, delivering the breadth and depth of care required to serve organizations' total populations. The result is healthcare that meets the needs of members and their families, helping them live healthier while lowering costs for organizations.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Reviews Physician's referral (prescription) and patient's condition and medical records
to determine physical therapy treatment required.
Tests and measures patient's strength, motor development, sensory perception,
functional capacity, and respiratory and circulatory efficiency, and records findings to
develop or revise treatment programs.
Plans and prepares written treatment program based on evaluation of patient data.
Administers manual exercises to improve and maintain function.
Instructs, motivates, and assists patient to perform various physical activities and in use
of assistant and supportive devices such as crutches, canes, and prostheses.
Administers treatments involving application of physical agents.
Evaluates effects of treatment at various stages and adjusts treatments to achieve
Administers traction to relieve pain.
May be asked to perform bracing and splinting of the upper extremities.
Records treatment, response, and progress in patient's chart or enters information into
Instructs patient in treatment procedures to be continued at home.
Evaluates, fits, and adjusts prosthetic and orthotic devices and recommends
modification to Orthotist.
Confers with physician and other practitioners to obtain additional patient information,
suggest revisions in treatment program, and integrate physical therapy treatment with
other aspects of patient's health care.
Orients, instructs, and directs work activities of assistants, and aides.
May require other duties as assigned.
All state licenses/certifications to practice
Current board certificate (if applicable)
Degree from accredited Physical/Occupational Therapy School
CPR (BLS for the Healthcare Provider/Professional Rescuer -the copy must include the
front and back of card as applicable) Certification must include “hands on” evaluation of
skills by the trainer/instructor. Total on-line courses will not be accepted. Course must
also meet the American Heart Association (AHA) standards but need not be an AHA
At least three years of experience as an Occupational Therapist in an occupational health
clinic or other ambulatory care clinic
Knowledge and Skills:
Knowledge of Internet software; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software.
Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records
Knowledge of workplace health and safety concepts and OSHA regulations.
This job operates in a clinic, office, and/or virtual setting. The work environment
characteristics described here are representative of those a team member encounters
while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties and/or traveling to our facilities, the team member may be
exposed to fumes or airborne particles, virus, disease, and infection. The team member
may experience traumatic situations and may occasionally be exposed to toxic or
caustic chemicals and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment