Ability and experience working independently, using critical thinking skills and processes to arrive at objective, strategic, results-oriented decisions within the context of patient care and department, division and organizational priorities.
Provides, directs and supervises all aspects of quality patient care, including, but not limited to; screening, evaluation and treatment, treatment planning, goal setting, family education and documentation, in order to assure the best outcome possible for the patient.
An Occupational Therapist (OT) administers occupational therapy to patients in their place of residence. This is performed in accordance with physician orders and IDG plan of care under the direction and supervision of the Manager of Patient Services/Director.
The Occupational Therapist provides evaluation, assessment, prognosis, treatment and education to patients and clients through a continuum of care according to the therapist's respective licensure/registration/certification, Code of Ethics, Federal/State regulations, JCAHO/UMQC and Care Center policies and procedures