Company: Banner Health
Posted on: October 14, 2020
Primary City/State:Mesa, ArizonaDepartment Name:Banner Staffing
Services-AZWork Shift:DayJob Category:Clinical CareFind your path
in health care. When you join Banner Staffing Services, you join a
team that puts patients first. You'll make an impact on one of the
country's leading health systems and help make our patients' lives
easier. Apply today.Banner Staffing Services (BSS) offers
Registry/Per Diem opportunities within Banner Health. Registry/Per
Diem positions are utilized as needed within our facilities. These
positions are great way to start your career with Banner Health. As
a BSS team member, you are eligible to apply (at any time) as an
internal applicant to any regular opportunities within Banner
Health.As a valued and respected Banner Health team member, you
will enjoy:* Competitive wages* Paid orientation* Flexible
Schedules (select positions)* Fewer Shifts Cancelled* Weekly pay*
403(b) Pre-tax retirement* Employee Assistance Program* Employee
wellness program* Discount Entertainment tickets*
Restaurant/Shopping discounts* Auto Purchase PlanRegistry/Per Diem
positions do not have guaranteed hours and no medical benefits
package is offered. Completion of post-offer Occupational Health
physical assessment, drug screen and background check (includes;
employment, criminal and education) is required.POSITION
SUMMARYThis position is responsible for the evaluation, planning,
administration and supervision of Occupational Therapy treatment in
accordance with physician referral, state and local organizational
standards, regulatory agencies, and established departmental
policies and procedures. This position demonstrates the clinical
competence and knowledge necessary to provide treatment appropriate
to the age of the patients served.CORE FUNCTIONS1. Evaluates
patient's functional abilities and limitations. Determines if
intervention is needed. Establishes a plan of care and treatment
goals.. Completes comprehensive evaluation within the established
time frame set by the department. Identifies and prioritizes key
limiting factors. Establishes treatment goals that are functional,
measurable, patient related and reflect the key limiting factors.
Collaborates with patient and family/caregiver when setting goal
Initiates discharge planning. Recommends additions to or
modifications of referring orders.2. Implements individualized
treatment plan with consideration to the patient's physical,
social, spiritual, cultural, educational and age specific needs.
Provides skilled treatment in a safe manner.. Assesses ongoing
effectiveness of treatment and modifies plan of care as indicated.
Involves patient and family/caregiver in the treatment and decision
making process. Provides ongoing education to physician, nurse,
patient, family/caregiver, and interdisciplinary team.3. Documents
according to standards set by the department and regulatory
agencies. Documents legibly. Completes documentation within the
established time frames of the department. Documents innovative and
individualized treatment techniques/plan. Documentation reflects
comprehensive assessment of patient's progress or lack of progress.
Treatment goals are reassessed according to department policies4.
Communicates pertinent patient information to ensure the best
possible follow through of care. Communicates evaluation/treatment
results and patient progress to physicians, nurses, patient,
family/caregiver, co-workers and the interdisciplinary team.
Communicates in a clear and timely manner. Accepts responsibility
to contact physicians for routine or difficult problem solving to
ensure optimal patient outcome. Defends treatment rationale with
standard practices and/or current literature5. Exhibits
adaptability in assignments as it relates to caseload, scheduling,
and staffing shifts. Takes initiative to assist in other patient
care areas and accepts responsibility for all patient care needs.6.
Demonstrates appropriate direction and delegation of personnel to
achieve safe delivery of quality cost effective patient care.
direction and delegation of the COTA, Therapy Technician and
student complies with department policies and regulatory agencies.
Participates in the training and orientation of new personnel.
Assures competency of personnel, prior to delegation of task.7.
Department operational activities. Participates in
department/facility process improvements. Meets productivity
standards set by the department.8.This position has responsibility
for interacting with all levels of staff in a variety of
departments, physicians, patients, families, and external contacts
such as employees of other health care institutions, community
providers and agencies concerning the health care of the patient.
Also interacts with the physician offices in order to report,
requires or clarify informationPerforms all functions according to
established policies, procedures, regulatory and accreditation
requirements, as well as applicable professional standards.
Provides all customers of Banner Health with an excellent service
experience by consistently demonstrating our core and leader
behaviors each and every day.NOTE: The core functions are intended
to describe the general content of and requirements of this
position and are not intended to be an exhaustive statement of
duties. Specific tasks or responsibilities will be documented as
outlined by the incumbent's immediate manager.MINIMUM
QUALIFICATIONSMust have successfully completed the academic
requirements of an educational program in occupational therapy
approved by the appropriate governing board. Must possess a current
Occupational Therapy license from the State of practice.Current
license from state of practice. BLS certification required.Relates
throughout the interview process their clinical competency,
experience, training and education they have received that is
required to perform the job. Demonstrates through behaviors and
answers to job related experiential questions.Must have the ability
to become proficient with computer software applications commonly
used in an automated patient care environment.PREFERRED
QUALIFICATIONSAdditional related education and/or experience
Keywords: Banner Health, Mesa , Occupational Therapist, Healthcare , Mesa, Arizona
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