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Occupational Therapist Job

Job Number: EPB11779

Job Title: Occupational Therapist

Department: CVS Coast Clinic - 1203310

Facility: Bradley Hospital

Location: East Providence, RI

Bachelors Degree in Occupational Therapy, from an accredited college or university. Licensed Occupational Therapist in the State of Rhode Island.

EXPERIENCE:

New graduates considered, clinical experience in the acute care setting preferred.

Demonstrates via portfolio prior work history, continuing education/certifications, presentations/education activities, program development, areas of specialty if applicable, and references.


The Occupational Therapist is licensed by the RI Department of Health to practice occupational therapy under the supervision of a Rehab Clinical Specialist and the Clinical Coordinator. The Occupational Therapist performs evaluations and implements treatment programs to patients, based on the patient's functional, cognitive, and perceptual limitations. The goal of Occupational Therapy is to achieve or restore the patient to the highest level of function by performing therapeutic techniques and procedures, based on the patient's assessment and the physician's order. The Occupational Therapist provides treatment to patients of all ages as defined by scope of practice of the site.

The CVS COAST Clinic is a pediatric outpatient practice. Clinicians would carry out evaluations, individual sessions, parent education, educational opportunities for other disciplines and clinics, and participate interdisciplinary team meetings.