Newman Regional Health-Newman Therapy Services has an opening for a full time Occupational Therapist. At Newman Therapy Services, our goal is to provide the highest quality of care with an emphasis on individual, personalized service.
As a member of our highly qualified therapist team, you will find yourself in a unique team setting, including Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Speech Therapy professionals, offering you the opportunity to experience multi-discipline mentoring. Our therapists are up to date on the most current techniques and evidence-based practices. This position will require a weekend rotation, approximately once every four to five weekends. Schedule may be flexible, with 4 -10s or 5 8s.
Emporia, Kansas is a progressive city strategically located at the intersection of Interstate 35, Interstate 335 (Kansas Turnpike), U.S. Highway 50, and Kansas Highway 99. We are 110 miles southwest of Kansas City, 85 miles northeast of Wichita, and 50 miles southwest of Topeka.
Emporia is a center for diverse manufacturing, trade, education, medicine, and tourism. Primary industries include food products, automotive components, fabricators, electronics, telecommunications, and distribution. We are home to Emporia State University and Flint Hills Technical College. Despite a growing business and industry community, Emporia proudly maintains its small-town charm.
Plan, organize and conduct occupational therapy programs to help rehabilitate those impaired because of illness, injury, or psychological or developmental problems
Test and evaluate patients' physical and mental abilities and analyze medical data to determine realistic rehabilitation goals for patients
Select activities that will help individuals learn work and life-management skills within limits of their mental or physical capabilities
Complete and maintain necessary records
Train patient and speak with caregivers regarding the needs of a patient during and after therapy
Recommend changes in patients' work or living environments, consistent with their needs and capabilities
Evaluate patients' progress and prepare reports that detail progress
Design and create, or requisition, special supplies, and equipment, such as splints, braces, and computer-aided adaptive equipment
Develop and participate in health promotion programs, group activities, or discussions to promote client health, facilitate social adjustment, alleviate stress, and prevent physical or mental disability
Consult with the rehabilitation team to select activity programs or coordinate occupational therapy with other therapeutic activities
Other duties as assigned to facilitate the successful operation of the facility (i.e. compliance, training, cleaning, maintenance, and support)
BENEFITS: Health/Vision/Dental Insurance, 1,400.00 annual CEU Allowance, MedBridge subscription, Professional License and Professional Association Dues Paid, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, 401k with company match, Flex Savings/Dependent Care Plans, HSA, supplemental cancer, accident, critical illness, ID Shield, Legal Shield, 19 Paid Days Off+, Annual PTO Sell Back Option
NEW GRADS & SEASONED PROFESSIONALS encouraged to apply
Educational Requirements and Licensing or Other Special Certifications Required:
Graduate of an approved Occupational Therapy program Licensed to practice Occupational Therapy in the state of Kansas
Working Conditions: Setting includes hospital inpatient & outpatient. Adults & Pediatrics.
Job Type: Full-time
Additional Salary Information: Dependent upon experience
About Mathis Rehab Centers, LLC
Kansas grown. Kansas Home.
Mathis Rehab Centers, LLC works to promote a family atmosphere in the workplace while providing our clients the highest quality of care. Growing from one rehab center in Manhattan, to five locations providing physical and mental health services, Mathis Rehab Centers, LLC is dedicated to its clients and communities we live in.
We Do Amazing Things
We do amazing things! We believe in treating the whole patient. We offer a unique team-based approach to providing therapy. Our specialists will help each and every patient live their best life, both physically and mentally. Mathis is able to bring needed services to our communities by using a combination of service delivery strategies.
• Health/Vision/Dental Insurance
• Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability
• 401k Retirement Plan with Company Match
• HSA, Flex Savings/Dependent Care Plans
• Supplemental insurance products
• 1,400.00 annual CEU Allowance AND Medbridge subscription
• Professional License and Professional Association Dues Paid
• Liability Insurance Paid
• 19 days first 2 years of employment (PTO), then +
• Annual PTO Sell Back Option
W...e are Located Where Our Clients Need Us
In addition to our headquarters in Manhattan, KS, USA, we have clinics in Emporia, KS, and Council Grove, KS. Our 100+ professionals serve clients throughout north central Kansas.
What We Do
Mathis Rehab Centers, LLC is a leader in rehabilitation services. Our mission is to change lives by optimizing physical and mental health.
Our Management Team
Our senior management team has an average of 30+ years of experience and a strong history of business, academic and workplace accomplishments.