Licensed Therapist / Occupational Therapy / Georgia / OT- Occupational Therapist Job
Company: Therapist Job Board
Posted on: November 23, 2022
Job Description: OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTJOB DESCRIPTIONBASIC
FUNCTIONThe staff Occupational Therapist evaluates and treats
patients/residents, communicates with families, physicians, and
other health team members and maintains documentation of services
in the medical record. Conducts in-services and training for
facility staff on an ongoing basis in restorative techniques.***For
fastest results to be considered for this opportunity, please email
your resume to mac@(Click Apply Now to apply to this
job)***CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:ESSENTIAL
FUNCTIONS1. Evaluate patients/residents based upon the physician
referral.2. Develop effective treatment plans and obtain approval
for services from referring physician.3. Supervise Occupational
Therapist Assistants and Rehab Aides in direct patient/resident
care and patient/resident related activities per state practice
act.4. Treat patients/residents according to a treatment plan.5.
Screens patients/residents based upon identified need.6.
Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding
patient progress, problems and plans.7. Participate in
Interdisciplinary Team Meetings, patient/resident care conferences,
utilization review meetings, and other meetings as required or
directed.8. Participate in in-service training program for other
staff in the facility.9. Record clinical documentation according to
accepted regulatory, corporate, and professional guidelines.10.
Record daily treatment charges per approved billing guidelines.11.
Instruct families and nursing staff in restorative/home program.12.
Participate in discharge planning.13. Secure necessary durable
medical equipment and adaptive equipment for patients/residents.14.
Report any problems with department equipment to the appropriate
personnel so that it is maintained in good working order.15. Acts
as a clinical preceptor for affiliating Occupational Therapy or
Occupational Therapist Assistant schools with approved
contracts.16. Coordinates with members of other departments,
attending physicians, committee members, and other staff within the
Rehab department.17. Performs other duties as required or
directed.11. Subject to lifting, carrying and supporting
patients/residents.12. Licensed and able to travel between
facilities as indicated.***For fastest results to be considered for
this opportunity, please email your resume to mac@(Click Apply Now
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