Occupational Therapist- Community Care Coordinator (BB-AF09C)
Found in: Neuvoo CA
Travel RequirementTravel between multiple sites is a regular/on-going requirement Shift Start Time/End Time 0800 to 1800 Days Off Rotating Vacancy Type Regular PT Salary Range (Hourly Rate) $36.51 - $45.37 FTE 0.75 Bi-weekly Hours 56.25 Planned Start Date Apr. 6 2021 Approximate End Date (For Temporary Assignments ONLY) Pending Return of Incumbent No CRC required? (employee will be working with or have access to children or vulnerable adults and requires a Criminal Record Check) Required for Professional Registration Job Description
In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority, patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
As a member of a multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary health care team, the Community Care Coordinator -OT (CCCOT) provides care within the context of a client-centred care approach, the vision/values of the Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA) and in accordance with the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia (COTBC) Standards of Practice. The CCCOT assesses, plans, delivers, organizes, reviews, and evaluates the care needs of clients and their caregivers/families requiring community-based services. The CCCOT fosters and promotes continuity of care and cooperative partnerships by collaborating with appropriate physicians and liaising with other programs/organizations involved in the provision of services. The CCCOT provides education, counseling and guidance to clients/families and other caregivers. The position functions autonomously, while recognizing the importance of using an inter-disciplinary, collaborative approach to achieve excellence in health services and education.
Education, Training And Experience
Baccalaureate in Occupational Therapy. Current practicing registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia (COTBC). Three (3) years recent related experience in working with clients with complex disabilities, including two years community health experience with a home care component; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Valid BC Driver's license.
Skills And Abilities
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