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Occupational Therapist (OT)

Company: United Health Systems
Location: Oakland
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Job Description:

Occupational Therapist (OT)Location: Oakland, California.Duration: 13 Week Contract/ Part time/Per Diem.Pay-Best Rates Available.Position Information :

The Occupational Therapist facilitates the development and rehabilitation of physically disabled persons, maximizing the functional status of the hospitalized patient. Responsibilities are to evaluate, plan, implement, and modify age-appropriate treatment programs, participates in discharge planning, performs administrative duties, participates in PI, pursues professional growth, and performs other duties as assigned.Occupational Therapist - OT to improve the lives of the people we serve through compassion and innovation in healthcare.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES :
For patients who plan to return to work, the occupational therapist may perform work capacity evaluation and may refer to specialized vocational training in accordance with Organization policy. Develops a treatment program and establishes goals for improved function. Communicates plan of care to referring physician and other Organization professionals. May teach new skills or retrain patient in once familiar daily activities that have been lost due to illness or injury, in accordance with Organization policy. May fabricate splints and instruct patient in the use of various types of adaptive equipment to improve function. May train patient in the use of prosthetic and/or orthotic devices. Instructs patient's family/caregiver and other Organization health care personnel in patient's treatment regime when indicated and appropriate. Supervises Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants according to organization policy and state regulations. Participates in discharge planning for the patient. Specialty certification from AOTA.Experience Requirements:SNF Experience required.Qualification Requirements:CA License, Negative COVID Test Results.

Keywords: United Health Systems, Oakland , Occupational Therapist (OT), Healthcare , Oakland, California

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