Provides and directs Occupational Therapy services to customers, including assessment, treatment, program planning and implementation, related documentation, and communication. Supervise Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants and Therapy Aides. Functions under physicians' orders.
1. Provides Occupational Therapy services to customers and initiates referrals when appropriate and in accordance with department procedures.
2. Conducts screening of patients at regular intervals to determine need for intervention/treatment.
3. Evaluates patients to obtain data necessary for treatment planning and implementation. Conducts specialized evaluations as indicated.
4. Monitors patient's response to intervention and modifies treatment as indicated to attain goals in accordance with physician orders.