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OT - Occupational Therapist

Company: Driscoll Children's Hospital
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: September 10, 2020

Job Description:



OT - Occupational Therapist



Department



Rehabilitation Services



Location



Corpus Christi, Texas



# of Openings

1




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General Purpose of Job:

To provide Occupational Therapy services to patients of the Driscoll Children's Health System. To assist with coordination of specific departmental activities and/or services.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Maintains utmost level of confidentiality at all times.

  • Adheres to hospital policies and procedures.

  • Demonstrates business practices and personal actions that are ethical and adhere to corporate compliance and integrity guidelines.

  • Assesses patient needs by selecting, administering and interpreting appropriate evaluation tools.

  • Educates patient and family members regarding evaluation findings and recommendations/plan of care.

  • Develops goals that are functional, developmentally appropriate, time-sensitive and measurable.

  • Complies with clinical documentation requirements.

  • Develops, instructs and verifies understanding of home program as appropriate with patients and family members.

  • Participates in a variety of patient care related team meetings.

  • Participates in departmental meetings.

  • Participates in process improvement.

  • Communicates with referring and community physicians to maximize patient care, establish a professional relationship and develop a consistent referral base. Informs manager of any difficulties.

  • Maintains billable productivity level as required.

  • Generates suggestions for improving work processes.

  • Provides Holiday/Weekend on-call/patient-care coverage as needed.

  • Provides in-services within the department, hospital and professional and lay communities.

  • Demonstrates an understanding of evidence based practice.

  • Demonstrates the ability to use computer/software applications required for the job.

  • Supports orientation, competency assessment and precepting activities.

  • Complies with infection control responsibilities in the department.

  • Assumes the role of care coordinator when appropriate.

  • Will occasionally drive for Driscoll Children's Hospital business.

  • May occasionally participate in a community visit for the benefit of the patient.

  • Routinely demonstrates the ability to solve complex problems independently within their hospital role, clinical and non-clinical. .

    Behavioral Expectations:


    • Driscoll Way - S.T.A.R.T. with HEART is a Driscoll Health System customer service approach. The expectation is that employees exhibit the expected service behaviors all the time with every interaction. Respond with HEART is a Driscoll Health System service recovery model that employees are expected to use when appropriate.

    • Customer Service - Enthusiastically interacts with all customers. Assumes personal responsibility for meeting customer needs. Consistently demonstrates a commitment to customer satisfaction.

    • Interpersonal Skills- Is sensitive to the needs, ideas, and feelings of others. Develops and maintains rapport with others. Listens well. Facilitates a group process.

    • Adaptability/flexibility - Demonstrates the ability to change behaviors and plans to meet rapidly changing/ competing job demands (new or unusual situations). Receives change as a challenge. Revises plans to meet changing circumstances.

    • Communication - Clearly and effectively communicates ideas and requests to others. Persuades or influences others through spoken or written communication.

    • Initiative - Starts and completes tasks with minimum of prompting. Willing to make recommendations and assume additional responsibilities.

    • Team Player - Fully participates in maintaining a positive team environment that is conducive to customer satisfaction. Builds trust among co-workers, focusing on accomplishing hospital and departmental mission and goals.

    • Organized and efficient - Organizes work and uses time efficiently. Takes the initiative to find additional work during slow or downtimes. Recommends innovative ways of doing work more efficiently and effectively.

    • Core Values -Practices DCH core values.

      Education and/or Experience:

      -Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy or

      -Master's degree in Occupational Therapy or

      -Doctoral degree in Occupational Therapy

      Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

      -Current Texas Licensure as an Occupational Therapist

      -Current Certification from the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (within 6 months from date of hire)

      -Current CPR certification

Keywords: Driscoll Children's Hospital, Corpus Christi , OT - Occupational Therapist, Healthcare , Corpus Christi, Texas

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