Occupational Therapist (OTR)

Job Description

 

As an Occupational Therapist you are responsible for the following:

  • Identification of needs and delivery of services to residents who require occupational therapy intervention in accordance with all Federal, State and facility requirements. 
  • Collaborate with facility staff to promote the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well being for the residents.
  • Screens, evaluates, and develops occupational therapy programs for implementation for all residents, as needed.
  • Provides clinical supervision to Occupational Therapy students, COTAs, and Rehab Technicians in accordance with State guidelines.
  • Develops effective occupational therapy treatment plans and goals to meet each residents needs, and produce meaningful functional outcomes.
  • Prioritizes treatment responsibilities to ensure effective clinical operations.
  • Demonstrates ability and willingness to attain productivity and efficiency benchmarks established by the company and the facility on a consistent basis.
  • Completes documentation, functional outcome, and billing in an accurate, timely, and legible manner. 
  • Completes documentation requirements consistent with published regulations and standards for insurance compliance and reimbursement.
  • Ensures MD orders are obtained according to facility and/or company policy and procedure.
  • As directed by DOR or ADOR, assists with orientation of new rehab personnel to the facility and to rehab department systems.
  • Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrates effective problem solving skills. 
  • Complies with AOTA code of ethics, State Practice Act for Occupational Therapy, and HIPAA guidelines.
  • Obtains Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) required for maintenance of State licensure to practice. 
  • Completes renewal process for State licensure timely to avoid expiration and submits copies of renewed license to Rehab Director and HR.  


 

Requirements

 

Minimum Qualifications:
Education: Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy program and maintains current licensure as an Occupational Therapist in Virginia or is a recent graduate and actively working toward licensure.

Experience:
Successful completion of required clinical affiliations, preferably including at least one rotation in the SNF setting.

EOE – Disability and Veteran, Drug-free workplace

 

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