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Occupational Therapist - OT
Ref No.: 18-00735
Location: Tupelo, Mississippi
Start Date: 03/21/2018

Occupational Therapist :
Tupelo - MS
Contract - 13 weeks


Position Summary :

Assess and evaluate patient's condition according to the physician order and current standards of practice. Provide appropriate intervention including treatment related to the established plan of care with appropriate duration and intensity. Educates and trains patients and their caregivers.
Accepts assignments from Director and/or Team Lead including case load, productivity standard, education and in-servicing others, orienting and training new employees, supervising and training students, and supervising COTAs and Aides.
Communicates through written chart notes, evaluations, progress reports and discharge summaries regarding patient's status, any complications, prognosis and plans for follow-up care.
Records daily charges and submits for payment according to department's billing guidelines.

"Experience in acute care preferred but not required”

Education : 

A degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program (will be verified).
Current license in the State of practice.
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers

Licensure

· Occupational Therapist license for the state.
· American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS certification