Occupational Therapist - Early Intervention 8/9/2016

Virtua Westampton, NJ

Company
Virtua
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
1039540
AJE Ref #
575817689
Location
Westampton, NJ
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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RESPONSIBILITIES:

Per visit work for Early Intervention for Camden and Burlington Counties-

Provides occupational therapy examination and evaluation to determine prognosis, provide intervention, and update plan of care.
Assists manager/supervisor with clinical and operational issues. Works with manager to improve processes and utilization of rehab services.

Position Responsibilities:
Consults with medical, ancillary professionals and other team members/supervisors to provide optimum quality patient care and effective operations

Demonstrates comprehensive evaluation skills and interventions. This includes evaluating the effectiveness of interventions and modification of plan of care as appropriate

Maintains and completes evaluations, patient records, reports and all written documentation effectively and in a timely manner, in accordance with regulatory and department guidelines

Effectively utilizes aides and other support staff as appropriate

Effectively communicates with patient and/or family/significant other in providing education and literature in accordance with the patient's age, physical condition and cultural needs

Position Qualifications Required
Experience Required:

Required Education:
Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy from a program accredited by the AOTA.

Training/Certifications/Licensure:
Current licensure in the State of New Jersey.
CPR certification.
For home care and early intervention staff, a valid driver's license, current automobile registration and proof of insurance.

Virtua is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, national origin or any other category protected by federal or state law
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