Occupational Therapist PRN
Company: OU Medical System
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: January 16, 2020
Under general supervision, performs professional Occupational
Therapy activities consisting of planning, evaluating, establishing
and implementing individual and group treatment activities under
the direction of a physician.
Responsibilities listed in this section are core to the position.
Inability to perform these responsibilities with or without an
accommodation may result in disqualification from the position.
* Interpret a physician s referral and select an appropriate
standardized evaluation procedure
* Evaluate patient in the following areas: independent living
skills, occupational performance, prevocational work adjustment,
educational skills, play-leisure abilities, social skills and
various psychosocial skills
* Interpret the data and develop a treatment plan involving short
and long term goals, frequency and duration of treatment
* Assist patient in carrying out these procedures through the
design and fabrication of adaptive equipment and orthotic devices,
joint protection and body mechanics
* Inform patient and family goals and progress
* Assist with discharge planning by ordering equipment and
instructing patient on home therapy plan
* May supervise students
* Performs other duties as assigned
EDUCATION: Bachelor s Degree in Occupational Therapy.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS/REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED: Licensure in the
State of Oklahoma by the Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure
and Supervision as an Occupational Therapist OR eligible to sit for
the exam, license must be obtained
within six (6) months of employment, BLS upon hire
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of the principles and practices of professional
occupational therapy and the materials and supplies utilized in the
program. Skill in organizing and instructing occupational therapy
activities. Ability to interpret prescriptions related to therapy
needed. Good interpersonal skills in establishing effective working
relations with staff. Ability to communicate instructions and
technical information to patients. Some computer skills.
Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and
applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation,
gender identity, genetic information or protected veteran status in
accordance with applicable federal laws. This policy applies to all
terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to,
hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, transfer, leaves
of absence, compensation, and training. Reasonable accommodations
are made to the known physical and mental limitations of qualified
individuals with disabilities.
Keywords: OU Medical System, Oklahoma City , Occupational Therapist PRN, Healthcare , Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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