The Occupational Therapist evaluates and treats all patients referred for Occupational Therapy.
BS degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited institution.
Satisfactory completion of the examination by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).
The necessary knowledge and skills to care for the physical and developmental needs of the population age groups that will be receiving services.
Current licensure to practice Occupational Therapy in state of Louisiana; CPR certification; Must maintain required hours of in-service per year to meet requirements for CEU's as stipulated by the State Board that governs the profession of Occupational Therapy.
Basic mathematical skills; Ability to read, write and speak intelligible English; Ability to communicate well with patient, family, peers and medical personnel.