How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our rehab teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care and coaching each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers, outpatient, fitness and wellness centers, and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of rehabilitation services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.
The Occupational Therapist is responsible for the evaluation, planning and implementation of a goal oriented occupational therapy treatment program that focuses on restoring function, activities of daily living, fine motor skills/coordination, cognitive functioning and preventing further disability as a result of trauma, disease, amputation, surgery and other debilitating illnesses. S/he provides an optimum environment for functional goal achievement and utilizes interdisciplinary collaboration and available resources to provide care
NJ license OTR to perform evaluations and treatment for various patient diagnoses including orthopedic, neurologic, cardiac patients, critical care.
A day in the life of an Occupational Therapist at Hackensack Meridian Health includes: