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Sat May 5, 2018 - 14 weeks ago

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Occupational Therapist

We have an opening for a **PRN Occupational Therapist** to work at ouremployer health centerlocated in **Georgetown, KY** **!**

Premise Health is a leading worksite health and patient engagement company dedicated to improving the cost and quality of employee healthcare. We believe healthcare should be about helping people get, stay and be well. That's our mission and it's the foundation of everything we do. With more than 40 years of experience, Premise Health manages more than 500 worksite-based health and wellness centers across the country. The company serves more than 200 of the nation's leading employers, including a significant number of the Fortune 1000.

**Essential Functions:**

+ Administers active and passive manual therapeutic exercises, therapeutic massage, and heat, light, sound, water, and electrical modality treatments such as ultrasound, electrical stimulation, and hot and cold packs.

+ Instructs, motivates, and assists patients to learn and improve functional activities such as perambulation, transfer, ambulation, and daily living activities.

+ Observes patients during treatments and compiles and evaluates data on patients' responses to treatments and progress and reports orally or in writing to the Occupational Therapist.

+ Fits patients for, adjusts, and trains patients in use and care of orthopedic braces, prostheses.

+ Confers with members of Occupational Therapy staff and other health team members, individually and in conference, to exchange, discuss, and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, and coordinating treatment programs.

+ Performs clerical duties such as taking inventory, ordering supplies, answering telephone, taking messages, and filling out forms.

+ Measures patient's range-of-joint motion, length and girth of body parts, and vital signs to determine effects of specific treatments or to assist the Occupational Therapist to compile data for patient evaluations.

+ This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Associates Degree from an approved/accredited Occupational Therapist Assistant program.

+ Certified or Licensed as an Occupational Therapist Assistant if applicable in practicing State.

+ Current certification in the use of modalities

+ Current Certification in AHA or ARC Basic Life Support for medical provider is required,Advanced Cardiac Life Support may also be required based on contract scope of services.

+ Experience in an occupational health clinic

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Training skills a plus

+ Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records

If you want to join a team of knowledgeable, compassionate, like-minded healthcare professionals, join Premise Health for an unlimited opportunity with the company that is changing the face and the place of the healthcare industry as we know it.

We are an equal opportunity employer.