Rehab Services Careers at Lifespan

Occupational Therapist Job

Job Number: TMH17601

Job Title: Occupational Therapist

Department: Rehabilitation Service - 1103041

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited college or university is required. A Master’s of Science or in Occupational Therapy is preferred. Must be a licensed Occupational Therapist in the State of Rhode Island.

Membership and involvement in discipline specific professional organization and/or other clinically relevant organization is strongly encouraged.

Independently sets goals for professional development.

Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and sensitivity to cultural diversity in each step of the care process.
New graduates will be considered. Clinical experience in program-specific settings is preferred.

The Occupational Therapist reports to the Clinical Manager, and working under the guidance of the Clinical Manager or designee, completes comprehensive examinations to determine body structure and function level impairments, activity limitation and participation restrictions. Establishes diagnosis, prognosis and develops an individualized plan of care. Implements treatment interventions and performs on-going evaluations through-out episode of care.