BerkeleyRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Berkeley jobs

Level II - Occupational Therapist - $58-73 per hour

Company: Sutter Health
Location: Berkeley
Posted on: July 3, 2024

Job Description:

Sutter Health is seeking a Occupational Therapist Level II for a job in Berkeley, California. Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Occupational Therapist
  • Discipline: Therapy
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Employment Type: Staff We are so glad you are interested in joining Sutter Health! - Organization: ABSMC-Alta Bates Herrick Campus Position Overview: Responsible for assessing, planning, organizing, and participating in rehabilitative programs that help build or restore vocational, homemaking, and daily living skills, as well as general independence, to persons with disabilities or developmental delays. Gains confidence and cooperation from the patient, their family/support group, and other healthcare providers through competent patient assessment, attentive monitoring and care, and effective communication. Adheres to all local/state/federal regulations, codes, policies and procedures to ensure privacy and safety while delivering optimal patient care. Provides clinical supervision of assistants and aides, and serves as clinical instructor for assigned students. Job Description:
    • Plans, organizes, and conducts occupational therapy programs to help rehabilitate those impaired because of illness, injury or psychological or developmental problems.
    • Completes and documents patient evaluations and tests per established standards and regulatory requirements.
    • Based on the data, identified problems, and diagnosis from the exam, develops and updates the patient's Plan of Care (POC).
    • Assesses and provides/progresses treatment for patients per plan of care per established standards.
    • Completes all documentation related to charge capture per established standards.
    • Coordinates patient care effectively and efficiently with other care provider and support team members.
    • Compliant with other department and organization requirements and responsibilities.
    • Works flexible shift assignments, e.g., days of week, hours.
    • Provides clinical supervision to assistants and/or aides.
    • Serves as clinical instructor for assigned students.

      • Prepares and completes accurate documentation related to patient, including all therapy performed in medical and departmental records per standards as required.
      • May perform general clerical tasks, such as answering phones; updating patient appointments; or retrieving, entering, and revising patient electronic health records (EHR).

        • Participates in quality improvement processes and interdisciplinary projects.
        • Maintains a clean, neat, and safe working environment, including cleaning and disinfecting equipment after each use.
        • Inspects and uses equipment per manufacturers' guidelines recording data and reporting malfunctions per policy.

          • Maintains strictest confidence of all patients Protected Health Information (PHI) and protects all PHI from accidental, intentional, or inappropriate disclosure.
          • Prepares, administers, and documents services in accordance with state and federal regulations.
          • Compliant with other department and organization requirements and responsibilities.
          • Retains certification and completes mandated continuing education requirements to meet facility and regulatory agencies accreditation and licensure requirements.

            • Other: Graduate of accredited occupational therapy program.

              • OT-Occupational Therapist
              • BLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC LICENSURES & CERTIFICATIONS:
                • Department: Home Health - CDL-California Driver's License
                • Department: Home Health - INS-Auto Insurance

                  TYPICAL EXPERIENCE:
                  • 2 years of recent relevant experience.

                    SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
                    • Critical thinking, complex problems solving, decisive judgement and ability to work independently.
                    • Knowledge and application of professional practice and regulatory requirements.
                    • Must be able to work in demanding work environment, organize multiple priorities completing work duties within expected timelines and requirements.
                    • Computer and required technology proficiency/competencies.
                    • Demonstrates effective and efficient professional communication (verbal & written) skills as well as interpersonal skills, conflict resolution, teamwork/collaboration, customer service and community relations abilities.
                    • Able to retain and apply new knowledge & skills.
                    • Keeps abreast of professional practice development and advancement.


                      See required physical demands, mental components, visual activities & working conditions at the following link: Job Requirements Job Shift: Days Schedule: Part Time Shift Hours: 8 Days of the Week: Variable Weekend Requirements: Rotating Weekends Benefits: Yes Unions: Yes This position is work from home eligible. Position Status: Non-Exempt Weekly Hours: 32 Employee Status: Regular Number of Openings: 1 Sutter Health is an equal opportunity employer EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans. Pay Range is $58.36 to $72.94 / hour The salary range for this role may vary above or below the posted range as determined by location. This range has not been adjusted for any specific geographic differential applicable by area where the position may be filled. Compensation takes into account several factors including but not limited to a candidate's experience, education, skills, licensure and certifications, department equity, training and organizational needs. Base pay is just one piece of the total rewards program offered by Sutter Health. Eligible roles also qualify for a comprehensive benefits package. Sutter Health Job ID #R-57635. Posted job title: occupational therapist ii About Sutter Health Headquartered in Sacramento, we provide coordinated care to more than 3 million Californians. Our integrated network has created a connected model of care that is delivering coordinated healthcare when, where and how people need it. We are committed to ensuring healthcare is accessible and inclusive to all by offering comprehensive services and quality health programs tailored to the diverse communities we serve. Why Vivian Health? Be sure to apply via Vivian Health to increase your chances of landing your perfect job. Just complete your Vivian Health profileonce, and get access to thousands of opportunities across the country. Then keep up to date with your job application process and conversations with our easy to use app.

Keywords: Sutter Health, Berkeley , Level II - Occupational Therapist - $58-73 per hour, Healthcare , Berkeley, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Berkeley RSS job feeds