AnMed Health Hand Occupational Therapist in Anderson, South Carolina
In response to a physician’s referral, provides occupational hand therapy services according to the appropriate governing agency for South Carolina, and within the scope of his/her training, knowledge, and experience. This may include, but is not limited to, evaluation and treatment of all areas that are discipline appropriate using accepted standards of care and established protocols. Will provide direct patient care to individuals of all ages (infant to geriatric), as their expertise and caseload demands. Will coordinate and provide patient and family education, determine the need for additional, appropriate referral, and execute effective hand therapy services, as appropriate. Participates in educational programs and performs non-patient care responsibilities as assigned. Participates in program development and in the QA program. Pursues continuing education and ensures staff competencies. Ensures departmental compliance with CMS, DNV, DHEC and other regulatory agencies.
Qualifications: Current SC Occupational Therapist license required. Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) or minimum of one (1) year hand experience preferred. Will consider new graduate with a hand therapy rotation. CPR certification due within 90 days of hire.