Responsible for the evaluation, planning, directing and administering of occupational therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability. Helps patients not only to improve their basic motor functions and reasoning abilities, but also to compensate for permanent loss of function; help patients to have independent, productive and satisfying lives. Provides input in formulating budget, assists in evaluating department performance versus budget controls and takes appropriate action to remain in budget guidelines. The Occupational Therapist participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in CQI activities.
Master’s degree or higher in Occupational Therapy; Graduate from an academic program accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational therapy Education (ACOTE)
One (1) or more years of experience as an Occupational Therapist
Able to communicate effective in English, both verbally and in writing; strong written and verbal skills; additional languages preferred
Licenses / Certifications / Registries
Licensed as an Occupational Therapist in the State of Texas; certification from the National Board for Certifying Occupational Therapy preferred; BLS
Personality / Interpersonal Skills
Appreciation of and the desire to be part of a health care team dedicated to providing patients optimal care.
Fulltime and PRN
Contact Human Resources
Applicants may contact:
Human Resources Office
Cogdell Memorial Hospital
1700 Cogdell Blvd. Snyder, TX 79549
Phone: 325-574-7112 Fax: 325-574-7136