Works cooperatively with team members in the evaluation and development of prescriptive feeding programs designed to improve oral motor abilities. Understands the psychological, social and medical characteristics of the population served by the agency.
Plan, coordinate, evaluate and provide Occupational Therapy services in accordance with standards of the AOTA and the Occupational Therapy Practice Act, NYS Department of Health, and Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospitals.
coordinating staff on specialized (weekend) team; supervise therapy team members including scheduling; facilitate program development; evaluate plan treatment and treat patients in accordance with procedures; formulate specific goals.
The Occupational Therapist organizes and conducts occupational therapy programs for the agency to facilitate rehabilitation. S/he directs patient participation in selected tasks to restore, reinforce, and enhance performance.