Provides occupational therapy services under the supervision of an occupational therapist according to established goals and treatment plans. Treats patients according to the physicianâ€™s orders; maintains required records and notes; assists with directing technicians and support personnel, assumes responsibility for occupational therapy charges; participates in educational programs; follows all CHRISTUS St. Michael and departmental policy and procedures.
Basic Computer Knowledge
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and written. Associate Degree in Occupational Therapy assisting from an accredited occupational therapy program, approved by AOTA.
New graduate entry level or any amount of experience in occupational therapy assisting is acceptable.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Maintains current licensure/registration/certification and provides the hospital with proof of indicated requirements. BCLS certification required.
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.