Occupational Therapist - Nexus Specialty Hospital- PRN

Job Information

Description

PRN

 

Occupational Therapist develops and provides occupational therapy services to referred patients and serves as a patient advocate in the Therapy Department.

  • Evaluates and develops treatment plans to assigned patients.
  • Evaluates patients within 72 hours of physician referral.
  • Supervises rehabilitation technicians and COTAs in direct patient care and patient-related activities.
  • Treats patients according to treatment plans approved by attending physician.
  •  Provide evidence based treatments and monitor progress to all patients on OT caseload.
  • Communicates with the Director of Rehabilitation, physicians and other team members regarding patient progress, problems, and plans. 
  • Participates as  necessary in patient care conferences, rehabilitation meetings, and other meetings as assigned.
  • Documents treatment and outcomes on a daily basis according to accepted regulatory, corporate and professional guidelines.      
  • Completes all required documentations of patient care to accepted regulatory, corporate and professional guidelines in a timely manner.
  •  Performs department audits to ensure quality patient care

 

Location
Shenandoah, TX

Job Requirements

Skills

Graduate of a Bachelor’s level program in Occupational Therapy.

Masters or Doctorate degree preferred

Licensed by the state of practice in Occupational Therapy

Certified in CPR and CPI