Occupational Therapist - Acute Inpatient / Outpatient (Full Time) *

Community Health System Cedar Park , TX 78613

Posted 3 months ago

Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is your community healthcare provider. With more than 600 healthcare professionals strong, our facility offers inpatient, outpatient, surgical and emergency care for Cedar Park and the greater Austin region.

Cedar Park Regional Medical Center's rehabilitation services are designed to help patients through the process of recovering from injury or illness. Our goal is to help people regain their independence and improve their lives. Services are offered on both an inpatient and outpatient basis.

Position Overview

We are seeking an experienced Occupational Therapist to join our team! This is a full time day shift position working Monday - Friday in an outpatient and inpatient acute setting treating an adult and geriatric population.

Responsibilities

  • Evaluates patient upon physician order to determine need for occupational therapy intervention

  • Plans and conducts individualized occupational therapy programs to help patients develop, regain, or maintain their ability to perform daily activities

  • Develops realistic goals with patient input and explains treatment plan to the patient

  • Teaches patients skills/techniques and how to use adaptive equipment for participating in activities

  • Communicates effectively with physician and other members or the rehab team regarding treatment plan and patient response to the plan

  • Evaluates, records and reports on patient progress for review by other members of the rehab team

  • Completes all required documentation thoroughly and in a timely manner

  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested

Qualifications

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy required

  • Current State of Texas Occupational Therapist License

  • American Heart Association (AHA) approved Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required upon hire

  • Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) preferred

  • Certification in Low Vision preferred

  • Lymphedema certification a plus

  • Minimum of one (1) year of experience in an outpatient setting treating an adult ortho/neuro population

  • Must be self-motivated and willing to put the work to help grow our outpatient OT business

What We Offer

  • Competitive Pay

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance

  • Matching 401(k)

  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Extended Illness Bank (EIB)

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee Referral Bonus Program

  • Opportunities for career advancement

  • Rewards and recognition programs

  • Additional perks and discounts

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