Texas Health Dallas is seeking a full-time OT Clinical Specialist.
Join a Healthcare System that is ranked #1 as Fortune's 2015 and 2016 “Best Workplaces in Health Care”
Work Hours/Schedule: (Full-Time, 32Hrs/Wk) Monday-Friday between 8:00am-5:00pm, hours may vary
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•Obtain/verify physician order for therapy and validate for appropriateness.
•Review available medical records and obtain pertinent medical history from patient or family.
•Ensure that patient has given informed consent to treatment.
•Evaluate each patient using age and diagnosis appropriate assessment tests and measurements.
•Integrate assessment results to identify functional problems and prioritize care needs with patient and family.
•Sets appropriate measurable, functional goals with time frames to address the identified problems including patient/family goals and preferences.
•Determine plan for care, or appropriate therapeutic intervention to achieve stated goals. Initiate therapy discharge planning in collaboration with care team and patient based on prognosis and expected discharge disposition.
•Demonstrates competence in the performance of age appropriate patient assessment and individualizes care based on age specific needs.