Occupational Therapist (Inpatient Rehab)Location:
Texas Health DallasJob ID:
PHYS THRPY/REHAB THRPY: REHABArea of Interest:
Occupational TherapyJob Type:
1stRelocation Provided: Travel Required:
BS or MS in Occupational Therapy
Must be licensed as Occupational Therapist in the State of Texas
CPR certification for Healthcare Providers or must certify within 90 days hire
Will consider new grads
Good verbal and written communication skills in English
Problem solving ability
Ability to teach others
Good time management
Good interpersonal and customer service skills
Prefer inpatient rehab experience
40hrs/week; Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm, with weekend requirement averaging 1 -2 weekend days per month with compensatory weekday off
•Uses therapeutic treatment techniques appropriate to patient age and desire for treatment
•Performs treatment procedures that are within the scope of the professional license
•Performs/delegates technical procedures appropriately and safely
•Utilizes a variety of treatment techniques to achieve goals, if necessary
•Determine patient response to treatment and evaluate progress (reassessment)
•Educates patient and family through instruction, demonstration, or appropriate handouts in treatment plan, safety issues, home programs/self management and assistive equipment.
•Patient safety maintained throughout treatment
•Communicates with physicians and other healthcare personnel as appropriate regarding patient care issues
•Demonstrates competence in the performance of age appropriate patient treatment and individualizes care based on age specific needs.Entity Information
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas is an 866-bed hospital located just north of downtown Dallas. We are a community-based hospital serving as a referral center for North and East Texas. There are more than 1,200 physicians on our medical staff, and we offer a full range of care including services for cancer, cardiovascular problems, neuroscience needs, orthopedics, senior care and women's services. From our Stereotactic Surgery Program for Parkinson's disease to our Gamma Knife for treating tumors, we are able to offer a wide range of services to care for complicated medical conditions, which make our facility intensely qualified to serve our community and your professional aspirations.Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V
With 13 hospitals across the DFW Metroplex and one of the largest faith based health care systems in the United States, Texas Health has the resources to offer a variety of career growth opportunities with equally remarkable benefits. The system's primary service area consists of 16 counties in North Texas, home to more than 6.2 million people. Nurses can choose to work at urban, suburban, or rural facilities or at acute-care or short-stay hospitals. The ability to move within the system gives nurses a level of flexibility that’s hard to match.
Our values include respect, integrity, compassion, and excellence. These values allow us to remember that every member of our staff represents the healing hands and caring hearts of Texas Health Resources. Every one of us is working together to make health care human again. More importantly, Texas Health is a great place to work.
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