To plan, organize, and conduct occupational therapy program in hospital, to facilitate development and rehabilitation of mentally, physically, or emotionally handicapped.
Texas Licensure (OT)
A Baccalaureate or Postgraduate Degree in Occupational Therapy from a recognized institution or a certificate from a recognized educational institution evidencing successful completion of required undergraduate occupational therapy course work awarded to persons with a Baccalaureate Degree which is not in occupational therapy. Educational programs include courses which instruct in the principles of growth and development over the life span from prenatal through geriatrics and death. These courses provide knowledge for entry level treatment of all age groups.
Specific Vocational Preparation includes an occupationally significant combination of: vocational education, apprentice training, in-plant training, on-the-job training, or essential experience in less responsible jobs which lead to the higher job or serving in other jobs.
Ability to perform the essential functions of this position, with or without reasonable accommodation and without posing a direct threat to the health and safety of self or others. Ability to comply with all Good Shepherd policies and procedures that are job-related and consistent with business necessity. Ability to effectively communicate with patients and provide competent care as appropriate to the ages of patients served by this position.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.