Occupational Therapist - PRN in Clyde, NC at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 12/29/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Clyde, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/29/2020

Job Description

Haywood Regional Medical Center
Assesses patient's ability to safely and effectively perform occupational skills. Designs the appropriate plan of care, including type and frequency of treatment.
Implements the treatment plan using appropriate modalities.
Documents subjective and objective findings of patient progress. Monitors and modifies the plan of care as needed. Seeks consultation as necessary.
Educates the patient and family/caregiver about patient deficits.
Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from therapy services and treatment setting. Provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and support programs.
Supervises and delegates the care provided by certified occupational therapy assistants and therapy technicians according to established licensing laws, state regulations and practice standards.

Job Requirements

Minimum EducationBachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy
Required SkillsRequires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Certifications:AHA Basic Life Support (BLS)
Required Licenses[North Carolina, United States] Occupational Therapists
Affiliations: Recommended affiliation with the American Occupational Therapy Association.

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