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Occupational Therapist - Full Time

2021-12-29
  • Organization

  • DeTar Healthcare System DeTar Healthcare System

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  • Location VICTORIA, TX (DeTar Healthcare System)
    Full Time
  • Department Occupational Therapy
  • Field Rehabilitative Svcs
  • Full Time

Job Description

Plans and conducts individualized occupational therapy programs to help patients develop, regain, or maintain their ability to perform daily activities. Teaches patients skills/techniques and how to use adaptive equipment for participating in activities. Studies, evaluates, and records patients' activities and progress. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a manager. Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy and required state certification as a occupational therapist. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

Evaluates, administers, and directs administration of therapeutic procedures utilized in Occupational Medicine and Rehabilitation as prescribed by a referring physician; establishes goals of Occupational Therapy, and re-assesses patient’s progress at regular, timely intervals, supporting findings with written documentation.  Collaborates with inter-disciplinary team to improve patient outcomes, while respecting patient’s privacy and rights.

 

 

Education:

Graduate of Accredited O.T. Program or education which qualifies for licensure in the State of Texas

 

Licenses/Certificates:

Valid Texas O.T. license

 

Experience:

 New graduates accepted.

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