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Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital Occupational Therapist PRN in Phenix City, Alabama

Position GoalPlans, organizes, coordinates and administers treatment of patients requiring Occupational Therapy, exercising professional judgment, knowledge, and skills in managing treatment plans for the purpose of restoring physical functions. Participates in the planning and development of new services and staff development programs. Plans, manages, implements, and coordinates patient evaluations and occupational therapy treatments. Supervise, as appropriate, the administration of OT services by COTAs and rehab technicians. Ensures quality of patient care. Assure completion of all required documentation of patient care activities in a timely manner. Adhere to the established policies and procedures of the hospital. Participate in hospitals educational activities, as well as meet and fulfill requirements for state licensure.Position Responsibilities:Completion of patient evaluation and outline of appropriate plan of care consistent with physician orders, third party Payor requirements, and expectations of the patient. Performing patient treatments consistent with the care plan.Perform treatment skills with customer service responsibilities. Document all related information necessary for outline of treatment plan, treatment, ICD-9 and CPT coding, exercise flow sheets, home exercise programs, patient education, physician reporting and discharge summaries.Direct and supervise treatment provided by support personnel. Provide accurate and timely reporting of charges consistent with documentation to PT Tech.Manages and operates equipment safely and correctly. Maintains department cleanliness and safety.Meet deadlines effectivelyComplete age-specific competencies and able to demonstrate age-specific treatmentsExperience: 1-2 years experience as an Occupational Therapist in a hospital setting preferred.Education: Baccalaureate (4-year) degree, Masters Degree or Doctorate Degree from a school or college approved by the American Occupational Therapy Association.Special Qualifications:Required:Current AL license as an Occupational Therapist.Current BLS requiredAll applicant must apply online at www.hughston.com to be considered.The Hughston Clinic, The Hughston Foundation, The Hughston Surgical Center, Hughston Clinic Orthopaedics, Hughston Medical, and Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital participate in E-Verify. This company is an equal opportunity employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or protected veteran status. This company is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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