Travel Occupational Therapist - $1,950 per week

Ventura MedStaff
ASAP
Travel
13 weeks
5x8 hr days

Estimated Pay Package:

$1,950/week
Includes both taxable pay and non-taxable stipends

Job Details

Ventura MedStaff is seeking an experienced OT for an exciting Travel Allied job in Olympia, WA.

Discipline: OT
Shift: 5x8 hr days
Start: ASAP (may be flexible)
Hours: 40/week
Type: Travel
Duration: 13 weeks

Travel Occupational Therapist job duties

While job duties may vary depending on the facility you work with, here are some common Travel OT responsibilities:

  • Assess patients' physical, mental, and emotional conditions to determine their needs and develop personalized treatment plans.
  • Design and implement therapeutic activities to help patients improve their ability to perform daily tasks and achieve greater independence.
  • Evaluate patients' progress regularly, adjusting treatment plans as necessary to ensure optimal outcomes.
  • Educate patients and their families on exercises and techniques to continue therapy at home and promote long-term health and well-being.
  • Use adaptive equipment and assistive devices to aid patients in performing tasks and enhancing their quality of life.
  • Document patients' medical histories, assessments, treatment plans, and progress accurately and promptly in electronic health records.
  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals, including physicians, nurses, and physical therapists, to provide comprehensive care for patients.
  • Develop and conduct patient and family education programs to improve understanding of conditions and the importance of occupational therapy.
  • Advise on home modifications and workplace adaptations to accommodate patients' needs and ensure a safe environment.
  • Provide emotional support and encouragement to patients and their families throughout the rehabilitation process.
  • Participate in continuing education and professional development to stay current with advancements in occupational therapy practices.
  • Ensure compliance with healthcare regulations, policies, and ethical standards in all aspects of occupational therapy practice.
  • Conduct ergonomic assessments and recommend adjustments to prevent injury and improve performance in various settings.
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and organized environment by adhering to infection control protocols and safety guidelines.
  • Supervise and mentor occupational therapy assistants and students, providing guidance and support in their professional development.

About Ventura MedStaff

Founded in 2018 and located in Omaha, Nebraska, Ventura MedStaff is a veteran-owned healthcare staffing agency that helps medical facilities meet their recruiting needs with the most qualified and talented medical professionals in their field. Our passion is to change people's lives and positively impact patient care. We do this by focusing our recruiting process, traveler support system, and company culture on the happiness and well-being of our greatest asset - our people. We offer assignments in the fields of nursing, therapy, and allied health, and our benefits include travel and license reimbursements, and assistance with continuing education. For more information, visit venturamedstaff.com
or call 402-509-5532.

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