Occupational Therapist-Hamilton

Bayshore HealthCare - Hamilton, ON (5 months ago)

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Job Description

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We are hiring a full-time Occupational Therapist to provide services in Toronto, Halton, Hamilton and surrounding areas. The Occupational Therapist, under the direction of the Manager of Rehabilitation or Clinical Manager- Branch level, is responsible for completion of professional activities that include: assessment, treatment, education, and management of clients requiring Occupational Therapy intervention, in accordance with professional standards.

Clinical Responsibilities:
Responsible for the assessment of clients, establishment and ongoing evaluation and revision of treatment programs, including goals and discharge plans.

Maintains current accurate clinical records according to standards set by College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario. Documents assessment results, goals, treatment, client progress and discharge plans.

Collaborates with other members of the health team as needed.

Communicates pertinent information and recommendations to clients/care providers and provides education regarding treatment strategies as needed.

Observes the performance of those assisting in the Occupational Therapy program and provides guidance as necessary.

Other Responsibilities

Maintains in good standing with College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario.

Participates in ongoing internal and/or external education activities

Adheres to Bayshore Therapy & Rehab Policies and Procedures

Participates in quality activities and continuous improvement initiatives in keeping with the company's Quality Management System

Participates in proactive Health & Safety activities while performing all duties. Responsible to notify immediate Supervisor of any Health & Safety risks or concerns.

Maintains confidentiality of client and corporate information and discusses same only with appropriate Bayshore personnel

Completes other tasks as requested

Job Qualification

Masters Degree or recognized equivalent in Occupational Therapy. Registered and in good standing with College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario.

Experience

Preference of three years providing Occupational Therapy services. Experience with automobile insurance, WSIB, employer work and medical/legal report writing an asset.