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Occupational Therapist (PRN Inpatient wkds, wknds)

Valir Health
Oklahoma City

Job Description

The Speech therapist SLP:
Evaluates patients communication, cognition and swallowing abilities
Provides goal directed, activity oriented treatment to promote optimal communication, cognition, and/or swallowing skills.
Ensures continuation of performance through effective education of the patient, family or support system.

Is cross-trained to support Respiratory Therapy in incentive spirometry and diaphragmatic weights

Responsibilities

POSITION PURPOSE:

The Speech therapist SLP:
Evaluates patients communication, cognition and swallowing abilities
Provides goal directed, activity oriented treatment to promote optimal communication, cognition, and/or swallowing skills.
Ensures continuation of performance through effective education of the patient, family or support system.

Is cross-trained to support Respiratory Therapy in incentive spirometry and diaphragmatic weights

Qualifications

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Licenses or Certifications: Certificate of Clinical Competence from ASHA and/or has current Clinical Fellowship Year plan, Licensed or licensure eligible in state of Oklahoma, Current CPR certification. Current ACLS certification

Total Education, Vocation Training, and Experience: Total Education, Vocational Training, and Experience: Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology preferred Three (3) years of rehab Speech Pathology experience preferred

Skills and Abilities:

Ability to communicate effectively with physicians, staff, patients, families Protect confidentiality in all areas as applicable Knowledge of legal and ethical considerations in occupational therapy practice Ability to keep accurate records and write meaningful reports Ability to execute therapeutic procedures and manipulate special equipment accurately and safely

PROTECTED HEALTH INFORMATION:

Position has Limited Access to Protected Health Information of patients on caseload.

Proficiency or Productivity Standards:

Organize and prioritize tasks and projects

Accurately complete job responsibilities within the specified time constraints to meet the needs of patients, regulatory standards and customer satisfaction

Physical ReQUIREMENTS:

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Ability to speak, hear, and read English

Ability to discern temperature, texture, size, and shape

Exceptional attendance is a requirement in order to fulfill role expectations.

CRITICAL DEMANDS:

Lifting up to 25# from floor to desk(36)(Occasional) Squat/Kneel/Bend(Occasional)

Lifting up to 15# from 36 to 60(Occasional) Push/Pull (Occasional) up to 75# force

Carry up to 15# - 50 feet(Occasional)(1-hand or front carry) Stand 30 minutes(Occasional), 5-10 minutes(Frequent)

Transfer up to 100# from 19 to 25(Occasional) Walk up to .25 mile(Occasional)

Static Forward bending in sitting and standing(Occasional)

Grasp of various sizes and weights up to 50#(Constant), Feel fine sensation to temperature, texture, size, and shape(Constant)

Balance(Continuous)in walking, standing, carrying, moving patients, and equipment, etc.

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

Indoor climate-controlled environment. Patient care environment with potential exposure to unpleasant odors, to blood and body fluids which may carry infection to infectious disease, and to chemical and electrical hazards. Occasional travel with exposure to outdoors elements

Working Conditions:

Potential hazards include:

Exposure to

None

Some

Frequent

Very Frequent

Exposure to

None

Some

Frequent

Very Frequent

* toxic/caustic chemicals

X

*blood or body fluids

X

*extreme conditions, hot or cold

X

*communicable diseases

X

*dust/fumes/gases (including asbestos)

X

*unprotected heights

X

*moving mechanical parts

X

*CRT (computer) monitor

X

*potential electric shock

X

*frequent, repetitive motions

X

*x-ray electro-magnetic energy

X

*Other (as listed)

*high pitched noises

X

*needles or other sharp objects

X

MACHINES/EQUIPMENT USED

Office equipment such as computer, FAX, telephone, copier, calculator, etc. Assumes responsibility for equipment, inventory, safety, and security of assigned facilities.

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Qualifications

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Licenses or Certifications: Certificate of Clinical Competence from ASHA and/or has current Clinical Fellowship Year plan, Licensed or licensure eligible in state of Oklahoma, Current CPR certification. Current ACLS certification

Total Education, Vocation Training, and Experience: Total Education, Vocational Training, and Experience: Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology preferred Three (3) years of rehab Speech Pathology experience preferred

Skills and Abilities:

Ability to communicate effectively with physicians, staff, patients, families Protect confidentiality in all areas as applicable Knowledge of legal and ethical considerations in occupational therapy practice Ability to keep accurate records and write meaningful reports Ability to execute therapeutic procedures and manipulate special equipment accurately and safely

PROTECTED HEALTH INFORMATION:

Position has Limited Access to Protected Health Information of patients on caseload.

Proficiency or Productivity Standards:

Organize and prioritize tasks and projects

Accurately complete job responsibilities within the specified time constraints to meet the needs of patients, regulatory standards and customer satisfaction

Physical ReQUIREMENTS:

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Ability to speak, hear, and read English

Ability to discern temperature, texture, size, and shape

Exceptional attendance is a requirement in order to fulfill role expectations.

CRITICAL DEMANDS:

Lifting up to 25# from floor to desk(36)(Occasional) Squat/Kneel/Bend(Occasional)

Lifting up to 15# from 36 to 60(Occasional) Push/Pull (Occasional) up to 75# force

Carry up to 15# - 50 feet(Occasional)(1-hand or front carry) Stand 30 minutes(Occasional), 5-10 minutes(Frequent)

Transfer up to 100# from 19 to 25(Occasional) Walk up to .25 mile(Occasional)

Static Forward bending in sitting and standing(Occasional)

Grasp of various sizes and weights up to 50#(Constant), Feel fine sensation to temperature, texture, size, and shape(Constant)

Balance(Continuous)in walking, standing, carrying, moving patients, and equipment, etc.

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

Indoor climate-controlled environment. Patient care environment with potential exposure to unpleasant odors, to blood and body fluids which may carry infection to infectious disease, and to chemical and electrical hazards. Occasional travel with exposure to outdoors elements

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