Occupational Therapist

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Date posted: 04/02/2018

job description

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

  Lovelace Westside Hospital provides care to Albuquerque’s Westside and Rio Rancho, including the area’s only inpatient pediatric unit, a kid-friendly emergency room and senior care emergency room services. Named a Pinwheel Champion by the Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care.

Lovelace Westside Hospital is hiring a   Occupational Therapist!

  • Responsible for organizing and conducting medically prescribed occupational therapy treatment to individuals with developmental, physical, cognitive and/or emotional impairments, disabilities and/or handicaps to assist in reaching optimal function within their physical limitations.

  • Performs occupational therapy assessment procedures utilizing techniques consistent with the patient’s diagnosis and develops individualized treatment plan based on evaluation findings.

  • Provides detailed and concise documentation of evaluation, treatment, interim reports, and discharge evaluations within departmental timelines and provides all necessary documentation required for on-going patient care.


  • Minimum education required: Bachelor’s of Science Degree in occupational Therapy from an accredited institution.
    Desired education: Master’s Degree or Doctorate in Occupational Therapy
  • Current Licensure or licensure eligible in Occupational Therapy in State of NM

  • No minimum directly related experience required but one (1) year related experience is desired.

  • Ability to communicate effectively, finish tasks in a timely manner, follow oral and written instruction, and follow established procedures. 

  • Current CPR required.

Why Lovelace?

  •  “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, 2017

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work (2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2008)

  • Lovelace Bariatric accredited as a Level 1 facility under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.



job facility

Occupational Therapy - Lovelace Westside Hospital