Occupational Therapy Assistant (Inpatient Care) - Rehab (Less than 20 hrs/wk) - 69192

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Galveston, TEXAS


Job ID

69192

Job Title

Occupational Therapy Assistant (Inpatient Care) - Rehab (Less than 20 hrs/wk)

Full/Part Time

Casual (<=19.99, no schedule)

Location

Galveston

Business Unit

HOSPT


Regular/Temporary

Regular

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Min Qualifications

Associates degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program.  Licensed or eligible for license in the State of Texas. 0-3 years related experience.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Provides occupational therapy services under the guidelines set by the Practice Act of the Texas Board of Occupational Therapy Advisors. Serves as a patient advocate assuring the delivery of occupational therapy meets legal, ethical and institutional standards while adhering to the philosophy, objectives, policies and procedures of the department and the organization.


Specific Job Related Duties

This position will primarily be at the Galveston campus, but may also work at Clear Lake and League City campuses if needed.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • The Occupational Therapist Assistant provides treatment to patients relative to age, culture and condition in assigned clinical area.
  • Document patient treatment and progress, appropriately in the medical record. Documentation must meet peer review requirements.
  • Communicate pertinent patient information with the supervising occupational therapist, patient, family members, physicians, team members, and other disciplines.
  • Participate in rounds, clinics, and case conferences as assigned.
  • Meet required competencies for assigned areas.
  • Delegate duties and monitor service delivery appropriately to Rehabilitation Aides
  • Supervises Occupational therapy assistant students as requested. One year experience preferred.
  • Adheres to internal controls and reporting structure.

    MARGINAL OR PERIODIC JOB FUNCTIONS:    

    Performs related duties as required.

 


Work Schedule

This is a non-benefit bearing position

Less than 20 hours per week

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Preferred Work Experience

Inpatient hospital experience


Equal Employment Opportunity
UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.





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