Job Facility: U of M Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
Employment Type: Not Indicated
What You Will Do:
University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute is one of the largest and most sophisticated rehabilitation facilities in the nation and the designated rehabilitation & orthopaedic hospital of the University of Maryland Medical System. Located in Baltimore, Maryland, UM ROI offers the cutting-edge resources and close-knit, supportive environment that help our patients get their life back in play as soon as possible, and gives our professionals tremendous opportunities for career growth and satisfaction. Join the team that puts healing in motion
Under general supervision, plan and implement individual treatment programs for individual patients groups, according to the principles and practices of occupational therapy. Positions supervised may include staff therapist (OTR and COTA), Therapy Aide, student and volunteers.
What You Need to Be Successful:
Current certification as an Occupational Therapist by the NBCOT. Proficient advanced knowledge of OT theory and practice techniques, as appropriate to specialty area. General knowledge of orthopedics, plastics, pediatrics, neurology, psychology, psychiatry, anatomy, physiology, kinesiology, general medicine, and the OT treatment implications of each. Highly effective interpersonal skills, verbal and written communication skills required to work with patients, caregivers, therapists, medical, administrative, and nursing staff successfully and to document patient progress, quality assurance activities, and other required information.