Graduate of an accredited school of occupational therapy. Current license and registration to practice occupational therapy in the State of Louisiana. CPR certification (Heartsaver Course) required.
Provides for the delivery of comprehensive rehabilitation services to medically referred patients. May provide care to patients in pediatric to geriatric age groups. Directs and guides patient/family teaching. Directs and guides ancillary personnel while maintaining professional standards. Interacts with other members of the rehabilitation team to coordinate goals and improve quality of care. Provides clinical education for students. Maintains all documentation in a timely manner. Assists in maintaining the clinical integrity of the department. Assists, when indicated, in the orientation, skill development and evaluation of personnel. Assumes Lead Therapist duties when assigned by Therapy Supervisor or Director.
Work Type: Full-time
Work Shift: Days