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OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST in San Diego, CA at Scripps Home Health Care

Date Posted: 11/14/2018

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Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
With over a 30 years history in the San Diego community, Scripps Home Health Care offers quality health care in the place people are most comfortable — their home.  Our caring and compassionate professional team of nurses, therapists and other staff provide personalized attention and cost-effective care, allowing over 7,800 patients each year to remain as independent as possible.  
Join the Scripps Home Health Care team as an Occupational Therapist to provide individualized care to patients primarily located in Southern San Diego. The ideal candidate enjoys working independently and can adapt quickly to schedule changes throughout the day in order to stay committed to providing excellent care.
The Occupational Therapist provides evaluation, assessment, prognosis, treatment and education to patients and clients through a continuum of care according to the therapist's respective licensure/registration/certification, Code of Ethics, Federal/State regulations, JCAHO/UMQC and Care Center policies and procedures. Performs competencies as outlined in Rehabilitation Services Competency Assessment tools. Demonstrates age specific care as established for area and job title.
This position is a full-time role (80 hours per pay period) working primarily Monday through Friday, with occasional weekends or holidays as needed to ensure team coverage. The position requires the ability to travel throughout Southern San Diego.

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Must have variety of problem solving skills
  • Excellent communications skills with internal and external customers
Required Certification/Registration:
  • Current occupational therapy license in State of California
  • Current BLS
Required Education/Course(s)/Training:
  • Graduate of accredited school of Occupational Therapy (BS or MS degree)
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, the only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.