Provides evaluation and direct patient care for those individuals referred by their physicians requiring occupational therapy services, whether on an inpatient or outpatient basis. Staff OT's establish the plan of care and goals of their patients rehabilitative care. Staff OT's must be skilled in the use of all equipment utilized in patient care, provide timely and accurate patient evaluation and treatment documentation and correspond regularly with attending physicians. OT utilizes knowledge of age appropriate guidelines to provide care for the pediatric. With experience treating patients with developmental disabilities, autism and utilizing sensory integration techniques.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Graduate of an accredited school of Occupational Therapy with bachelors and/or masters degree in Occupational Therapy.
New graduates accepted, but require at least one year professional experience prior to acting as clinical supervisor.
Current license from the South Carolina Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners.
Work is performed in an office and clinical environment including inpatient and outpatient settings.
Job: Occupational Therapy
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: East Cooper Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.