Occupational Therapist ( Hand Therapy )

08/02/2024
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Job Description

Role Purpose:

Occupational therapist make use of everyday activities, or occupations, to treat the physical, mental, developmental, and emotional ailments that impact a patient’s ability to perform daily tasks, to improve, rehabilitate, or maintain a patient’s motor skills and overall ability to perform everyday activities.

Occupation are the activities that patients do every day; the roles, tasks, and goals that define who they are. Everyone has activities that define who they are, whether it’s work tasks, artistic expressions, leisure pursuits, school responsibilities, or play activities. Using those activities as therapeutic tools helps us build better lives for the patients.

Main Accountabilities:

  • Evaluating a patient’s condition and needs
  • Developing treatment plans to address a patient’s needs and help them meet specific goals.
  • Assessing a patient’s home and/or work environment and recommending adaptations to fit the patient’s needs and improve independence.
  • Training patients and their caregivers to use special equipment.
  • Assessing and documenting progress for evaluation, billing, and reporting purposes

Qualification :

  • Bachelors Degree in Occupational Therapist or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years experience working as Hand Therapist
  • DHA Eligibility / License as Occupational Therapist is a MUST
  • Worked in a hospital setting that specializes in hand therapy
  • Candidate must have strong clinical skills, empathy, effective communication, and a commitment to helping individuals regain optimal function in their daily lives.

ONLY candidates who met the above requirements will be contacted accordingly.

Area
Dubai, AE