Functions under physician’s orders. Provides and directs occupational therapy services to residents, including assessment, treatment, program planning and implementation, and completes related documentation and communication.
Common programs include: contracture management, transfer training, restraint reduction, wheelchair mobility, adaptive equipment for ADLs, home management skills, urinary incontinence, edema control, and splinting and/or orthotics.
Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program.
Successful completion of National Certification Examination for OTR.
Current state licensure or license eligible.