Therapist Resident I - Occupational Therapist, Mental Health

Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System - Baltimore, MD (30+ days ago)4.1


Requisition #: 169163
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System, Baltimore, MD
Category: Rehab
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: May 18, 2018
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The Therapist Resident:
  • Works under the direct supervision of the Team Coordinator and/or Clinical Specialist, and leadership of the Rehab Therapy Services Team Leader and/or Inpatient or Outpatient Manager. In addition, the therapist Resident works under the direction of the resident director and in collaboration with the resident faculty in conjunction with the Team leadership.
  • Collaborates with the residency director and residency faculty to ensure the residency curriculum most enhances learning and achievement.
  • Uses objective evaluation techniques to assess the physical limitations and medical condition of patients who have neuromusculoskeletal and/or cardiopulmonary disabilities
  • Prescribes and implements a treatment program which is designed to return patients to their maximum level of function
  • Rotates through assigned areas of department or may have the opportunity to focus on one service area
  • Work collaboratively with all members of the multidisciplinary health care team to maximize patient and team outcomes
  • Promotes improvement in service, department and hospital systems to benefit patient care based upon the most current evidence
  • Incorporates and operationalizes the goals and objectives of the Hospital at the site of care
  • Achieves at least 80% on all exams and competencies as a measure of successful achievement of residency curriculum.
  • Achieves minimum outcome criteria for all didactic experiences, university teaching, clinical experiences, and preparation of scholarly activity (i.e. chapter, case report, clinical commentary, professional presentation, etc).
Full-time, Day Shift

7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Weekend Work Required

Work Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, East Baltimore Campus

Pay Grade: XR

Completion of a Bachelor of Science, Master's Degree or Doctorate from an accredited Occupational Therapy academic program;

Licensure from State of Maryland. AHA Healthcare Provider CPR;

Ability to use highly developed age specific communication and interpersonal skills in interactions with patients and families, coworkers and the entire health care team.
Ability to gather, analyze, interpret and summarize data for effective clinical decision making in patient evaluation and treatment.
Ability to apply knowledge and theory in clinical practice.
Ability to use computer keyboard to input and obtain data.

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