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Durational Occupational Therapist - Inpatient / Outpatient preferred HTC, CHT

Primary Location Los Angeles, California Worker Location Onsite Facility West Los Angeles Medical Center Job Number 1285129 Date posted 06/05/2024
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Job Summary:

Responsible for the occupational therapy of patients under the direction and supervision of the Rehabilitation Services.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates patients, interprets evaluation findings to determine the nature and extent of dysfunction.

  • Establishes treatment goals and plans treatment to achieve established goals.

  • Initiates discharge planning for occupational therapy.

  • Implements the treatment program through direct treatment of the patient.

  • May delegate a portion of the treatment program to the appropriate supportive personnel.

  • Coordinates the treatment program with other health care personnel as appropriate.

  • Provides advice and education to patient and family.

  • Regularly assesses clinical signs and symptoms to determine effectiveness of treatment, progress of patient towards goals, the need for modifying goals and treatment.

  • Discharges patient from occupational therapy when the patient has received maximum benefit from occupational therapy.

  • Provides accurate, timely documentation of occupational therapy patient management.

  • Demonstrates progress toward meeting the criteria for professional practice.

Basic Qualifications:


  • N/A.


  • Graduate of an accredited occupational therapy curriculum with a Bachelors or Masters degree with certification in occupational therapy or foreign-trained equivalent.

License, Certification, Registration

  • Basic Life Support required at hire from American Heart Association

  • National Provider Identifier required at hire

Additional Requirements:

  • Current CA Occupational Therapy License OR License eligibility letter prior to the first day of employment.

  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • preferred HTC, CHT.


  • Inpatient and outpatient. 

  • Weekend and Holiday rotation. 

  •  This is a temporary position for approximately 180 days

Primary Location: California,Los Angeles,West Los Angeles Medical Center Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fr Working Hours Start: 08:30 AM Working Hours End: 05:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Worker Location: Onsite Employee Status: Temporary Employee Group/Union Affiliation: B24|AFSCME|United Therapists of So Cal Job Level: Individual Contributor Department: West LA Medical Center - Occupational Therapy-Reg Clin - 0806 Pay Range: $53.56 - $68.4 / hour The ranges posted above reflect the location in the job posting. The salary range may vary if you reside in a different location or state than the location posted. Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time On-site: Work location is on-site (KP designated office, medical office building or hospital). Worker location must align with Kaiser Permanente's Authorized States policy. At Kaiser Permanente, equity, inclusion and diversity are inextricably linked to our mission, and we aim to make it a part of everything we do. We know that having a diverse and inclusive workforce makes Kaiser Permanente a better place to receive health care, a more supportive partner in our communities we serve, and a more fulfilling place to work. Working at Kaiser Permanente means that you agree to and abide by our commitment to equity and our expectation that we all work together to create an inclusive work environment focused on a sense of belonging and wellbeing.

Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status. Submit Interest