Compensation: Competitive salary in the range of $65,000 to $90,000
Benefits: Comprehensive Benefit and Retirement Programs, Generous PTO Days
Work Schedule: Weekdays, Weekends and rotating holidays are part of the schedule.
As an Occupational Therapist, your role is pivotal in providing skilled occupational therapy treatments in line with physician orders. You will maintain vital communication with physicians, uphold detailed written evaluations, progress notes, MDS records, and discharge summaries for residents enrolled in occupational therapy programs. Collaborating with other healthcare professionals, you will address the unique needs of residents, promoting their rehabilitation and functional maintenance. Your participation in Resident Care Planning meetings is crucial, and you will also step in during the absence of the Director of Occupational Therapy. Maintaining thorough statistical records of residents' treatments and assisting with in-service training programs upon request are additional aspects of your role. You will be responsible for recording and updating residents' care plans.
Who Will Be a Great Fit?
Why This Is a Great Opportunity:
Tupper Lake, New York, is a charming community surrounded by rolling hills, mountains, and breathtaking natural beauty. The town offers a taste of the Adirondacks with fresh air, endless snow-covered forests, and sparkling lakes. Nature is always within reach, whether you're strolling through town for fresh donuts or exploring miles of hiking trails amid the stunning fall foliage. Tupper Lake is home to the Tupper Lake Triad hiking challenge, which includes a fire tower peak and panoramic views of the Adirondacks year-round.
For those who love water adventures, there's paddling and fishing, and stargazing enthusiasts will appreciate the area's dark skies, perfect for observing the stars. The town boasts a variety of restaurants, and beer lovers will find delight in Raquette River Brewing. Downtown Tupper Lake offers a unique blend of local flavor and excellent shopping opportunities. This position provides an exceptional opportunity to work in a scenic location with a strong sense of community and outdoor adventure.