We Are Hiring:
PRN - Day shift
Ascension Via Christi- Manhattan,
Ascension Via Christi has a rich history of serving the people of
Kansas and the surrounding region, which dates back more than 125
years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations.
Today, our integrated health system – with hospitals, physician
clinics, therapy centers and other health services – is the largest
healthcare provider in Kansas.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to
transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As
one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the
U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate,
personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living
in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided
$2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community
Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned
providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600
sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior
living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia,
while providing a variety of services including clinical and
network services, venture capital investing, investment management,
biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and
contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing
What You Will Do:
Evaluate and treat patients with physical,
emotional, cognitive and/or psychosocial deficits.
What You Will Need:
- Assess patient's ability to safely and effectively perform
independent living skills. Design the appropriate plan of care,
including type and frequency of treatment.
- Implement the treatment plan using appropriate modalities.
Document findings of patient progress. Monitor and modify the plan
of care as needed. Seek consultation as necessary.
- Educate the patient and family/caregiver about patient
deficits. Plan and/or assists with patient discharge from therapy
services and provide information regarding appropriate
selection/use of adaptive
equipment and support programs.
- Oversee the care provided by certified occupational therapy
assistants and therapy 3-Technicians according to established
regulations and practice standards.
Licensure / Certification /
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job
- Licensed Rehab Therapist specializing in Occupational Therapy
(OTR) credentialed from the Kansas Board of Healing Arts obtained
prior to hire date or job transfer date.
- Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree preferred.
Experience with acute care preferred.
Why Join Our Team:
For more than 125 years, Ascension Via
Christi has been providing caregivers rewarding careers. As the
largest provider of health services in Kansas, Ascension Via
Christi offers competitive pay and benefits, professional and
personal training and development and an innovative work
environment. We aim to care for our associates so they can focus on
providing compassionate, personalized care to our patients, with
special attention to those most in need. If you are looking to make
an immediate impact in your community, we invite you to apply
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 160,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team
Ascension Via Christi is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)
and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive
fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation,
age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data,
or other legally protected status.
Pay Non-Discrimination Notice:
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
the Law Poster Supplement
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information