We are sourcing for a Female Occupational Therapist for a prestigious hospital in Dubai.
Facilitates development and rehabilitation of patients with mental, emotional, and physical disabilities by planning and administering medically prescribed occupational therapy.
Bachelor degree in Occupational Therapy or Diploma in Occupational Therapy (minimum three (3) years course duration) from an accredited institution.
Must have experience working with Adult patients
Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups and the measurement of training effects.Knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of physical and mental dysfunctions.
Three years experience as an Occupational Therapist including one year experience in the assigned area of speciality
Knowledge of human behaviour and performance, individual differences in ability, personality, and interests, learning and motivation; psychological research methods, and the assessment and treatment of behavioural and affective disorders.
Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions and preventive health-care measures.
Current license in country of origin and DHA license/DHA eligibility letter.
Helps patient develop or regain physical or mental functioning or adjust to disabilities by implementing programs involving manual arts and crafts, practice in functional, prevocational, vocational and homemaking skills, activities of daily living, and sensorimotor, educational, recreational, and social activities, directing aides, technicians and assistants.
Promotes maximum independence by selecting and constructing therapies according to individual s physical capacity, intelligence level and interest
Prepares patient for return to employment by consulting with employers, determining potential employee difficulties, retaining employees, helping employers understand necessary physical and job result accommodations
Evaluate results of occupational therapy by observing, noting, and evaluating patient progress, recommending and implementing adjustments and modifications.
Completes discharge planning by consulting with physicians, nurses, social workers, and other health care workers contributing to patient care conferences.Documents patient care services by recording as per the hospital policy in the patient health record
Developing objectives and strategies (long term and short term) for patients and implementing plans to achieve them.
Industry Type :
Call Center / BPO / KPO / Outsourcing
Functional Area :
Doctor / Nurse / Paramedics / Hospital Technicians / Medical Research