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Occupational Therapist

Post Date:May 18, 2017Type:Full time
Location: West Virginia - Wheeling Job Reference:
Job Description:
Occupational Therapist Job Responsibilities

An Occupational Therapist provides restorative therapy to the client, using special techniques or providing adaptive devices to assist the client in gaining independence in activities of living in accordance with the plan of care. An Occupational Therapist oversees the Occupational Therapy Assistants to assure appropriate implementation of the plan of care.

Specific tasks assigned to an Occupational Therapist:

Perform comprehensive subjective and objective admission and ongoing assessment of client functional status and activities of daily living
Administer functional ability tests and competency as needed
Evaluate adaptive equipment needs and obtain equipment for client
Formulate individualized therapy plan of care
Evaluate the home environment and makes appropriate recommendations
Instruct client, family, and other team members in proper use of assistive equipment, prosthetic devices, and adaptation devices
Participate in community relations activities and promotes agency through positive representation of services
Assist client to access resources according to prioritized needs
Provide consistent and adequate supervision of the OT Assistant
Accessible by telephone to the Occupational Therapy Assistant at all times when an Occupational Therapy Assistant is providing treatment

Graduate of an approved school of Occupational Therapist by the American Occupational Therapy Association or if required, licensed by the state professional licensing agency. One year of OT experience in acute care/home care setting preferred or as required by state. Current valid license as an Occupational Therapist by the state(s) of practice. Current CPR certification. Auto liability insurance per policy; current and unrestricted driver's license.

Contact Information
LaQuetta Starling
4055 Valley View
Dallas, TX 75244
Phone: 214-784-0042
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