Rehabilitation - Baystate Health

Req#: R24137
Category(s): Allied Health Clinical Professional, Rehabilitation
Full Time / Part Time: Per Diem
Shift: First

Come join this supportive and skilled team and grow your skills further. We have a stellar Inpatient service line for the experienced and new grad Occupational Therapist.

New grad applicants accepted

Resume required with application


  • In-patient for weekdays and weekends; per diem


  • Baystate Medical Center; Inpatient


  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy (Master’s preferred)

  • Massachusetts Occupational Therapist Licensure

  • American Heart Association BLS CPR


  • BAYSTATE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS PERFORM AN IMPORTANT ROLE assisting patients in reaching maximum occupational performance while adjusting to disabilities or recovering from injuries. The OT completes timely, thorough assessment reports with problem-related treatment plan. Completes and updates interventions/reports in timely manner for MDT Treatment Plans. Enters concise progress notes in timely manner related to specific treatment goals. Completes discharge summary on time with specific recommendations.

  • Gathers all necessary information to assess functional status (ADL's, IADL's, leisure, daily structure, social skills, etc.). Successfully administers standardized testing. Comprehensively identifies strengths/assets. Clearly formulates clinical observations, problem-based treatment plan in accordance with assessment findings; clearly communicates results to MDT. Effectively collaborates with patient, other practitioners to establish overall treatment goals.

  • Establishes therapeutic relationship with patients (rapport, boundaries, etc.). Applies treatments in accordance with treatment plan, including precautions, contraindications. Appropriately manages pt. behaviors, related symptoms. Independently performs procedures and manages complex cases. Provides therapeutic individual and group treatment utilizing established OT, psychosocial modalities. Reassesses/reviews patient treatment and progress and consults/collaborates with MDT in timely manner in order to facilitate treatment plan updates. Collaborates with MDT to develop discharge plan and related follow-ups. Thoroughly orients students, new hires in accordance with program standards per supervisor assignment. Supervises COTA, students in accordance with program standards.

  • ​PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND GROWTH. Our career ladder provides opportunity to advance your profession and livelihood. Continuing education incentives and tuition reimbursements are available and encouraged to use.

  • PER DIEM OFFERS Generous compensation, CEUs available, Earned Time Off and Leaves of Absence, Retirement Package with company match, 529 College Savings Plan, Financial Coaching, Discounted Auto Insurance , Homeowner Insurance, Pet Insurance and Wholesale Discounts, Well-being support and resources and more.

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Master of Science (Required)


Occupational Therapist – Other

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Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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