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Occupational Thereapist
ROLE OVERVIEW

The Occupational Therapist is responsible for the evaluation, planning, directing and administering of occupational therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician. The incumbent administers treatments and occupational agents as prescribed by a referring physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease of physical disability. This position assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

• Education/Experience: A graduate of an occupational therapy program that is approved by the Council on Medical Education in collaboration with the America Occupational Therapy Association. Two years acute care, long-term care or home health experience preferred.

• Technical Skills: Good organizational skills, communications skills, teaching skills, and the ability to adapt to changing situations. Demonstrates an ability to access and use information in meaningful ways.

• Other Qualifications/Certification/Licensure: Current license to practice in the state of service delivery. Current CPR certification. Current BCLS certification. Access to reliable transportation to ensure ability to provide service to all clients and to all areas serviced by the facility. Valid State Drivers License. Proof of automobile insurance that meets at least the minimum state mandated insurance requirements.

• Behavioral Competencies: Support Fall River Health Services vision and mission. Demonstrates an ability to function successfully in a team environment. Exhibits courteous, compassionate and respectful treatment of internal and external customers. Displays a positive attitude and flexibility in changing situations. Demonstrates and ability to problem solve and suggest solutions.

Additional Information
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day

Closing Date: 06/28/2019
Contact Information
Cindy
Email: ctrent@frhssd.org
Phone: 605-745-3159 ext 2329

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