This position responsible for the evaluation, planning, directing and administering of occupational therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician. Administers treatments and occupational agents as prescribed by a referring physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. May provide direction to licensed and non-licensed personnel in the activities necessary to provide quality care and services.
Current registration with the American Occupational Therapy Association.
Graduate from an approved school of Occupational Therapy.
Three (3) or more years of previous experience in all aspects of occupational therapy. (optional)
Current BCLS certification.
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.
Additional languages preferred.
Strong written and verbal skills.
Basic computer knowledge.
Knowledge of physical medicine, occupational therapy modalities, anatomy and physiology.Knowledge of physical and occupational therapy machine operation, maintenance and repairs of same