St. Luke’s Health System is seeking an Occupational Therapist to join our Elmore Hospital, a critical access facility, in Mountain Home, Idaho.
St. Luke's Elmore is a critical access hospital experiencing significant growth due to an expanding and thriving community. As an Occupational Therapist, you will be able to practice in a setting with diverse patient needs, from acute care to skilled nursing.
This position is the sole OT at this hospital, necessitating the strong preference to hire an experienced OT into this role. Preferred background includes acute care, skilled nursing and/or home health.
Perform initial and ongoing comprehensive evaluation including, but not limited to, collecting subjective and objective data, analysis of data, and creation of treatment plan.
Administers interventions consistent with treatment plan based on evidence based best practice, provider protocol and governing standards.
Follows policies and procedures in accordance with all regulatory agency requirements.
Document care based on standards of practice, patient acuity and/or clinical priorities.
Maintain professional relationships and convey relevant information to other members of the healthcare team within facility and any applicable referral agencies.
Maintain patient confidence and protects organization operations by keeping information confidential.
Independently manages the care of patients with conditions common to the unit/area of assignment. Exercises initiative and independent judgment. Manages caseload and maintains productivity standards for unit consistently.
Serve as clinical mentor, as appropriate.
Direct the work of aides and assistants, as appropriate.
Identifies opportunities for program improvement and seeks appropriate guidance for implementing change.
Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Valid license to practice occupational therapy in state of Idaho
Why St. Luke's
A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke’s Health System. We are the state’s largest employer with more than 15,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. We’re proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue this same tradition of excellence.
With a close-knit, rural community of 15,000, Mountain Home lies on the eastern edge of a broad high-desert valley surrounded by vast acreages of public land. Lying a few miles east are the Boise National Forest, and the Danskin and Bennett Mountain Ranges, with peaks rising to over 8,000 feet. Located just 40 minutes southeast of Idaho’s capitol city of Boise and home to Mountain Home Air Force Base, residents benefit from a cost of living roughly fifteen percent less than the national average. The city enjoys clean air, low crime rate and an abundance of recreational opportunities.
Learn more about what Mountain Home has to offer you:
City of Mountain Home | Bruneau Dunes State Park | Fishing at C.J. Strike Reservoir | Anderson Ranch Reservoir | Desert Canyon Golf Course | Mountain Home Historical Museum | Sled the Trinities | Mtn Home Country Music Festival | Downtown Revitalization Plan
- St. Luke’s is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.