Occupational Therapist PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 8/27/2021

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  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Burleson, TX
  • Date Posted:
    8/27/2021
  • Job ID:
    21024492
  • Job Family
    Rehabilitation Services
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Occupational Therapist -  Texas Health Huguley- operated as joint venture between Texas Health Resources and AdventHealth

Location Address: 11801 South Fwy., Burleson, TX  76028

Top Reasons to Work At Texas Health Huguley, Burleson, TX

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
  • Award winning facility and departments including “Great Place to Work” by Becker’s Hospital Review and Gallup.
  • Work with the latest technology and top experts including “Daisy Award” recipients while on the way to Magnet status—2020.
  • Amazing medical benefits through Aetna plus an onsite full-service fitness center.
  • Growth opportunities designed for each employee.
  • Located about 10 minutes from downtown Fort Worth and near TCU in the award-winning school district, Burleson ISD which also provides a low-cost of living.  

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN

Must be able to cover shifts on the weekends 

What You Will Need:

  • May be asked to prepare reports and attend multidisciplinary case meetings to determine and review continuing treatments
  • Ability to perform standard diagnostics and examinations
  • Ability to collaborate and coordinate with other health care professionals in the management and implementation of care within and across care settings and communities
  • Ability to communicate appropriately and effectively with patients and their family, hospital staff, nurses, physicians, and other health care professionals
  • Charges patients accurately and timely according to insurance guidelines
  • Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office 
  • Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English
  • Occupational Therapy License
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

 

Job Summary:

Evaluates and treats patients with physical, emotional, cognitive, and/or psychosocial deficits.

Qualifications

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Assesses patient ability to safely and effectively perform independent living skills
  • Designs appropriate plans of care, including type and frequency of treatment
  • Implements treatment plans using appropriate modalities
  • Documents patient progress
  • Plans and assists with patient discharge from therapy services and provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and support programs
  • Oversees the care provided by certified occupational therapy assistants and therapy technicians, according to established regulations and practice standards
  • Meets productivity standard as defined by department
  • Handles and disposes of hazardous waste following established protocol and consistently adheres to department’s radiation dosimetry process, including meeting all badge return deadlines in a timely manner as required by facility or business unit.
  • Documents and charges patients progress accurately completely and timely
  • At least entry level competency of occupational therapy practice theory principle and applications as defined in competency department policies
  • Attends department meetings and education as required
  • May assist with teaching clinical students
  • Uses measurable and objective terminology following standard practice insurance guideline and department procedures
  • May assist when available to market Occupational therapy program in the hospital and community
  • Willingly adjust and adapt to changes in patient census by altering working hours to assist in other centers, programs as needed, approved and observed by manager
  • Performs other duties as assigned


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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