Occupational Therapist in Danville, VA at Sovah Health - Danville

Date Posted: 4/12/2018

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Job Description

SOVAH Health - Danville

Plan, implement and evaluate patient care programs designed to increase, maintain, or restore physical functions to patients assigned.  Participate in the training, instruction, and supervision of supportive staff personnel.  Directly provide occupational therapy services that are reflective of the patient developmental needs and age; neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric. 

Job Requirements

Graduate from a school of occupational therapy.  Bachelor’s degree required.  Minimum of one year experience as staff occupational therapist preferred. Sound knowledge base of clinical theory and practice.  Possesses/demonstrates effective skills in oral and written communications with assertive and collaborative working skills.  Demonstrates patient and customer service advocacy as well as managerial/supervisory competency with sound decision making skills.  Requires flexibility in adapting to work demands and priorities.  Demonstrates patient and customer service advocacy.  Licensed by the Virginia State Board of Medicine to practice Occupational Therapy.   Current BLS certification required.  Current Virginia Driver’s Licensure and reliable transportation.

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