Job Description

Per Diem Position, Days

This position is for a Per Diem occupational therapist in an acute hospital setting with potential to float to the onsite Inpatient Rehab Facility.

Occupational Therapist license in the state of Arizona required.

Position Purpose:

Administers comprehensive occupational therapy services to patients. Provides direct patient care, testing analyses, and evaluations for a wide variety of diagnoses including: post-operative, acute stroke, acute fractures, brain injury, critically ill, or those having complex medical issues with physical impairment. Provides occupational therapy coverage for the entire hospital: Med-Surg, Telemetry, ICU, ED, and Inpatient Rehab. Formulates a treatment plan which is consistent with the patient's needs. Communicates regularly with others involved in the patient's care including nurses, case management, physicians, and other therapy cohorts. Provides consultation and direct assistance to staff and physicians in the management of patients. Follows established protocols for documentation. Assists in supervising occupational therapy assistants. Observes organizational and universal precautions for infection control in carrying out daily responsibilities.

Oro Valley Hospital (OVH) is a 146-bed hospital that also has one urgent care facility, a freestanding emergency center and large physician group.  With these varied access points, you have your choice of settings in which to work.  Oro Valley Hospital’s culture centers around providing safe, quality care to patients, but also to fostering a work environment based on teamwork, commitment to a shared goal and recognizing employees for all they do to care for our patients. Often described as a “family,” the staff at OVH take pride in doing the best they can to care for their community.  OVH is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.



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