Organizes and conducts Occupational Therapy program to facilitate the rehabilitation of people with physical and or psychosocial disabilities. The Occupational Therapist directs the patients participation in selected activities, treatments to restore, re enforce and correct pathology to promote and, or maintain good health.
Essential duties include,
Performs evaluations and develops an effective treatment plan appropriate to a patients rehabilitation needs within the care continuum.
Performs effective treatment techniques in a competent manner.
Educates patient, family, caregiver in applicable health information, treatment and prevention.
Initiates and participates in the discharge planning process.
Performs other department activities such as, but not limited to documentation, billing, support of department operations, etc.
Requires the evaluation and treatment skills necessary to
provide Occupational Therapy appropriate to the developmental and chronological
age of patients on caseload. Professional initiative, objectivity, good time
management and interpersonal skills. Must be physically, cognitively and
perceptually able to provide patient treatment and able to assist in physical mobility
of patients and equipment
Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy Program
Current license by the State of Ohio to practice
Occupational Therapy CPR certification within one month of hire
Acute care experience preferred, availability to cover call offs, PTO and weekends required.
Location/Region: Ravenna, OH (44266)