HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Occupational Therapist in Charleston, South Carolina
Responsible for providing care to patients that have impairments, functional limitations, or disabilities, or changes in function and health status resulting from injury, or disease. Through the evaluation process, develops a Plan of Care that identifies patient problems, treatment goals, and interventions. Occupational Therapists interact and collaborate with other professionals in the care of the patient. Occupational Therapist adhere to national and state licensure practice standards. Provides care in compliance with Hospital and department Policies and Procedures. Job may include direct supervision of students at the discretion of the area supervisor. Employee must have the same licensure or have completed the same training to satisfy the requirements of the discipline of the student. Direct supervision means the primary caregiver is readily available to the student throughout the shift.
*A. **Licensure/Certification/Registration:* Must be licensed as an Occupational Therapist in the State of South Carolina.** BCLS certified through the American Heart Association.** * * *B. **Education:* Must be a graduate from an approved school for Occupational Therapy.** * * *C. Experience:* * * 1-Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these responsibilities. 2- Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer.* * 3-Experience in patient evaluation, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment intervention. *D. **Special qualifications:* Computer proficiency
* Degree of Supervision Required:*Involves general guidance and direction by Supervisor-Director Physical Rehabilitation. The employee will be expected to perform most job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental and hospital policies and procedures.
Title: Occupational Therapist
Location: South Carolina-Charleston-Trident Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00062-17495