Occupational Therapist Asst
Company: Carilion Clinic
Posted on: September 10, 2018
Job Summary Make the most of your clinical skills at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, VA, our community-based health care organization encompasses a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services. The Occupational Therapy Assistant performs selected procedures under the direction of a licensed Occupational therapist who has evaluated the patient and developed a plan of care. Provides services in compliance with regulations governing the practice of occupational therapy and during the course of treatment, takes into consideration the patient's chronological and developmental ages. Provides patient care based upon therapist evaluation and plan of care and takes into consideration the patient's age and level of development when implementing treatment programs and assisting with changes in treatment goals. Coordinates patient care and clinical activities through written and/or verbal communication with patients, families, therapists, Clinical Team Leaders, mangers 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 and collaborates with support staff, volunteers and students to achieve efficient clinical activity and quality patient care. Participates in other patient care and department/professional activities as requested/assigned including but not limited to presenting/attending inservices, performance improvement, program development/evaluation, new employee orientation, committee membership, peer review and attending staff meetings. Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning. Minimum Qualifications Education: Two-year Associate Degree from an AOTA accredited program. Experience: 1 year of Acute Inpatient OTA experience is preferred. Experience not required. Licensure/Certification: Licensed to practice 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: 22912 Employment Status: Flex Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital Shift: Day Shift Details: At least One Weekend per month and occasional weekdays Recruiter: ROBERT J WAY Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4070 Recruiter Email: rjwaycarilionclinic.org ABOUT CARILION: As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large 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. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace. Posting Notes:
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