HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Occupational Therapist in Fort Worth, Texas

Medical Center Alliance is looking for an Occupational Therapist Work Schedule: Weekends Only Part Time

POSITION SUMMARY:Employee will provide direct patient care. They will assist director and supervisor in supervising COTA & therapy tech; assist director in developing and implementing departmental policies and programs. The Alliance Medical Center staff member can expect to care for adult patients, including the young adult through geriatric. The attached criteria based performance evaluation provides a specific set of standards as they relate to age specific competency.

JOB FUNCTIONS: * Proficient in occupational therapy evaluation and treatment of young adult through geriatric patient population * Able to develop and adjust treatment plans according to developmental stage * Understand and adapt a treatment program for a patient in the grieving process * Able to assess potential signs of depression secondary to lifestyle limitations and coordinate occupational therapy treatment to meet the patient's activity level. * Possess the ability to coordinate physician, therapist, patient, and family goals into an appropriate plan of care * Able to educate patient and family about disease process precautions limitations or sensations related to the patient's condition either verbally or written or both * Effectively communicate with interdisciplinary care team * Effectively communicate with and supervise therapy assistants, aides and students * Assist Therapy Director, Assistant Director, and Supervisor with daily departmental operations as needed

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: * Graduate of approved school of Occupational Therapy * OT license required in the state of Texas * Certified in CPR

Title: Occupational Therapist

Location: Texas-Fort Worth-Medical Center Alliance

Requisition ID: 25121-83503