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Occupational Therapist (OT)

Kingwood, TX, United States

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Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Kingwood Medical Center – Kingwood, Texas

 

Occupational Therapist (OT)

 

The most advanced hospital services available in the Houston area are right in your own backyard at Kingwood Medical Center. As part of the nationwide HCA Healthcare system, Kingwood patients have access to advanced medical care and physicians trained at top hospitals. HCA and Kingwood Medical Center also provide the communities of Northeast Houston, Humble, New Caney and Cleveland, Texas with education and outreach programs.

Our doctors, nurses and staff are committed to preserving and extending the health of our patients. Here are just a few ways we show that commitment:

  • 24-hour emergency room
  • Innovative and customized cardiovascular services, including heart and vascular surgery
  • State of the art imaging and endoscopy services for more accurate diagnosis and treatment plans
  • Inpatient rehab for physical recovery from stroke, trauma, orthopedic injuries and more
  • Neurosciences program including our Joint-Commission-accredited Primary Stroke Center and the Sleep Center of Excellence
  • Women’s Center and pediatric services with access to pediatric specialists 24/7

 

Kingwood Medical Center is currently accepting applications for Occupational Therapist.

 

Responsibilities:  

 

Plans, organizes, coordinates and administers treatments of patients referred to Occupational Therapy exercising professional judgment, knowledge and skills in managing treatment plans for the purpose of restoring physical function.  Supervises the work of support personnel.  Participates in planning and implementing new services and staff development programs.  Prior to discharge initiate patient and family education for home exercise and care.  Maintains open communication with other therapists, nurses, physicians, allied health professionals to deliver a team approach to each patient.  Participates in the department continuous quality improvement and strive to excel in customer relations.  Develops occupational therapy programs and market services to physicians.  Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development as it relates to the different life cycles.  Employee will be responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the neonate, infant/child, pediatric adolescent, adult and geriatric population.

 

 

 

Qualifications

Qualifications: 
  • Graduate of AOTA (American Occupational Therapy Association) accredited university or college with B.S. in Occupational Therapy.
  • Successful completion of approved six months clinical internship.
  • Successful completion of AOTCB certification examination for Occupational Therapist Registered.
  • One-year rehabilitation experience preferred.
  • Currently licensed or licensure eligible in the State of Texas.
  • Trained and currently certified in CPR.

 

 

 

 
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Facility: Kingwood Medical Center
Job ID: 03198-100020
Category: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Contract: Full-time
Shift: Days (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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