Posted on Oct. 14, 2016
An Occupational Therapist position is available in our fast growing Medicaid outpatient facility specializing in the treatment of individuals identified with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
The Occupational Therapist provides comprehensive diagnostic services to patients referred for services due to possible deficits with fine motor development/coordination, possible deficits with gross motor development/coordination, orthopedic abnormalities and/or neurological impairment. With physician referral and approval, treatment plans are implemented to address deficits identified in any, or all of these areas. Goals are set to move the individual toward his or her maximum level of independence and/or function to meet appropriate developmental milestones.
Full time, part time, and contract work available with a competitive salary.
•Must be a graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy program
•Must possess a Texas License to practice Occupational Therapy
•Competent to treat pediatrics and adolescents
•CPR certified for all age groups
•Computer skills – Microsoft Word preferred
•Capability to lift, guard, transfer and maneuver patients of all sizes and weights, utilizing assistance or special equipment as needed on a recurring basis and in a safe manner
•Manual dexterity and visual acuity to safely apply all necessary modalities and operation of equipment
•Must be able to follow written procedures and verbal directives