Occupational Therapist-Outpatient- Flex
Company: Carilion Clinic
Posted on: February 14, 2020
Job Summary Carilion Clinic Outpatient Therapy- Flex/PRN
Performs Significant Job Responsibilities:
- Provides patient care based upon physician referral and
age-appropriate assessment taking into consideration the patient's
developmental/chronological age and medical diagnoses when
planning/implementing treatment programs designed to achieve goals
set in conjunction with the patient and/or family member.
- Coordinates patient care and clinical activities through
written and/or verbal communication with patients, families,
therapists, Clinical Team Leaders, managers, physicians and other
members of the health care team.
- Documents in the patient's medical record and completes other
patient care-related forms in compliance with regulatory agencies
and department/hospital policies and procedures.
- Supervises OTAs and collaborates with other therapy staff,
support staff, volunteers and students to achieve efficient
clinical activity and quality patient care.
- Participates in other patient care and
departmental/professional activities as requested/assigned
including but not limited to presenting/attending in-services,
performance improvement, program development/evaluation, new
employee orientation, committee membership, peer review and
attending staff meetings.
- Supervision - Supervises Certified Occupational Therapist
Assistants (COTAs) as provided by State of Virginia
licensure/practice standards and Federal regulations. Orients new
employees and may provide guidance to volunteers, students,
support, or contract staff.
- Communications - Communication commonly occurs with persons who
have similar or different functions inside or outside the
organization. May provide problem-solving, consultation, advising
or interpretation services to others. May work with outside
vendors, but does not have the authority to commit for the
organization. Helping patients regain their strength and return to
their daily routines calls for a touch of inspiration, professional
expertise, and the tools to build a personalized rehabilitation
plan. You'll find them all at Carilion Clinic, a community-based
healthcare network that includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty
physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic
medical institutions. Based in Roanoke, Virginia, we invite you to
play an important role as we inspire optimal health through
compassionate care, medical education and research, and
neighborhood outreach. Join our Joint Commission-accredited,
award-winning organization, and learn how collaborating with a
regional leader cited for clinical and workplace excellence can
improve the quality of your career experience with extensive
training, advancement potential, and state-of-the-art
technology.Minimum Qualifications Education: Bachelor's or Master's
degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited occupational
therapy program. Experience: Experience in site specific level of
care preferred but not required. For Home Health positions one year
of clinical experience required. Licensure/Certification: Licensed
to practice as an Occupational Therapist in the Commonwealth of
Virginia. Other: Effective interpersonal, communication, customer
service and teamwork skills required. BLS-certified (from a
Carilion-approved program) within six months of employment.Our
Values Below are our core values that we strive to embody and
expect of all our team members: CommUNITY: Working in unison to
serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.
Courage: Doing what's right for our patients without question.
Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and
service. Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.
Curiosity:Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of
excellence. Requisition Number: 37675 Employment Status: Flex
Location: Carilion Clinic Outpatient Therapy - Starkey Shift:
Variable Hours Shift Details: M-F, varying days and/or hours
Recruiter: CHRISTOPHER D FITZGERALD Recruiter Email: This is
Carilion Clinic ... An organization where innovation happens,
collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit,
mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A
courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and
forever curious. Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a
robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma
centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences,
multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion
School of Medicine and Research Institute. Carilion is where you
can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly,
make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people
are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us. Equal
Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected
Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender
Identity Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.
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