Occupational Therapist or Clin OT Specialist FT Days
Company: Tenet Health
Posted on: November 11, 2019
Under general supervision, evaluates & treats patients using
standard occupational therapy procedures. Evaluates patients motor
and neurological capabilities and documents findings. Directs,
plans, organizes, and executes occupational therapy programs for
patients. Exercises professional judgment in selection of treatment
media, consistent with attending physicians prescriptions.
Implements programs designed to enhance motor, sensory, cognitive
and interpersonal skills of the patient in order to promote patient
independence and productivity. Works with attending physician in
order to establish patient therapy goals that are consistent with
physicians diagnosis. Prepares treatment plans consistent with
therapy goals; provides group or individual therapy selecting from
a variety of occupational therapy modalities. Documents patient
treatments, initial evaluation, progress notes and discharge
summaries in accordance with established departmental and service
line policies and protocols. Attends interdisciplinary team
conferences and various meetings to consult with other team members
regarding patient treatment & program development Oversees,
instructs and evaluates occupational therapy assistants, aids,
students and / or volunteers as assigned. Co-signs notes written by
occupational therapy assistants, aids or students. Maintains
professional expertise through workshops, lectures, in-services,
conferences, etc. Assists in the implementation of programs &
services to foster interdisciplinary approach and a service line
system of care. Promotes and adheres to the mission, vision and
values of the DMC and the customer service behavior standards.
1. Bachelors or Masters degree in Occupational Therapy.
2. One year of experience in a clinical setting preferred.
3. Current license to practice as an Occupational Therapist in the
State of Michigan.
4. Initial certification or eligibility for certification if
candidate is a new graduate, with the National Board for
Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).Job: Occupational
TherapyPrimary Location: Detroit, MichiganFacility: DMC
Rehabilitation Institute of MichiganJob Type: Full-timeShift Type:
DaysShift Begin: 9:00 AMShift End: 5:30 AMEmployment practices will
not be influenced or affected by an applicant's or employee's race,
color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age,
disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally
protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for
qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would
result in an undue hardship.
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