FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • Bethesda, MD, USA
  • Full Time

 

Occupational Therapist - Pediatric job in Bethesda, Maryland. 

The Occupational Therapist - Pediatric job is within the military medical system and is a civilian position. Civilian and military personnel work together in the extensive military medical system. The hospitals and medical clinics provide services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families and provide a full range of medical services. 

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Monday-Friday day schedule
  • Fantastic PTO accrual rate
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)
  • Dedication Program Manager to support your employment

Occupational Therapist - Pediatric Job Overview:

  • Manage a caseload. Write reports and attend multidisciplinary case meetings to plan and review ongoing treatment
  • Act as the liaison with a wide variety of professionals, such as doctors, physiotherapists, social workers, to give a consistent continuum of care to the patient. Coordinate patient referral to other medical providers and families
  • Devise and review treatment plans, periodically and evaluate progress and modify the treatment as appropriate.
  • Develop a rehabilitation programs which will help re-build lost motor functions.
  • Mentor and coach patients, with various methods of occupational therapy.
  • Advise staff member's acceptable OT treatment modalities. Propose solutions to reduce the challenges and obstacles in participating in activities of daily living.
  • The demonstrated ability to act on all medical and therapeutic orders in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrate and adhere to perioperative, infection control and safety policies and procedures.
  • Can demonstrate good time management skills.
  • Able to work in potentially hostile environments when working with brain damaged children, emotionally disturbed children, and children with behavioral problems.
  • Plan and administer Pediatric occupational therapy for a broad range of diagnoses to children ranging in age from infancy to 21 years.
  • Perform a full range of treatment procedures using clinical interventions in the areas of neuro-developmental training, sensory integration, fine-motor training, feeding, splinting, adaptive equipment training activities of daily living, and patient/caregiver education.
  • Provide comprehensive therapeutic goals for individual patients who have deficits in their functional roles.
  • Re-evaluate patients when needed to assess progress or lack thereof to therapeutic interventions.
  • Coordinate and participate in a multi-disciplinary clinics clinic for children with a potential diagnosis of Autistic Disorder.
  • Consult and assess children in the following multi-disciplinary clinics: spina bifida, neuro-motor, feeding, and seating. Provide recommendations for necessary equipment and therapeutic services.

Occupational Therapist - Pediatric Job Qualifications:

  • BLS
  • U.S. Citizen
  • Computer competency 
  • Master's-level in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program of Occupational Therapy by (AOTA). A specialization in Pediatrics is preferred.
  • CPR
  • Certification in the areas of Sensory Integration and /or Neuro-Developmental Training.
  • Continuously employed, for a minimum of five year of full time clinical experience in Pediatric Occupational Therapy, primarily with children in the 0 - 3 year age range.
  • Knowledge of Occupational Therapy requiring extended training and experience in concepts, principals, techniques, and practices of occupational therapy as it relates to pediatrics.
  • Perform therapeutic techniques requiring advanced knowledge in such areas as neuro muscular/developmental and sensory-processing intervention
  • Certified by The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT)
  • Licensure/Registration:Valid, unrestricted, license, in Occupational Therapy. Any U.S. jurisdiction. 

 

 Position contingent on contract award. Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 


www.FSRpeople.com

FSR provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.

 

Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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