Community Medical Center, an affiliate of RWJBarnabas Health System, is a 592-bed, fully accredited acute care hospital offering area residents world-class medical treatment with the comforts of hometown care. Opened in 1961, CMC has evolved into the state's largest non-teaching hospital and Ocean County's largest and most active health care facility caring for over 24,200 inpatients, 142,500 outpatients and 81,400 emergency department patients each year. Community Medical Center is dedicated to advancing the quality of life and health of our community while delivering compassionate care for our patients. Our core values include: Compassion, Quality, Accountability, Integrity, Diversity and Teamwork.
Evaluates, plans and implements Occupational Therapy treatment in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team
Determines the plan of care and the prognosis, predicting the optimal level of improvement in function and the amount of time needed to reach that level: Designs a plan of care that integrates goals, treatment, outcomes, and discharge plan - Appropriately creates patient centered goals and predicts outcomes and determines criteria for discharge. Establishes goals and desired functional outcomes that specify expected time durations Establishes a plan of care in collaboration with the patient, family, caregiver, and others Establishes a plan of care consistent with the examination and evaluation Establishes a plan of care minimizing risk to the patient and those involved with the delivery of the patient's care Demonstrates awareness of contraindications and precautions of treatment (age specific)Establishes a plan of care designed to produce the maximum patient outcomes(s) utilizing available resources Adjusts the plan of care in response to changes in patient status Establishes a plan for patient discharge in a timely manner Identifies the most appropriate settings for service, explores all alternative service delivery options and effectively implements plans Establishes the plan of care considering barriers to learning
Educates others (patients/ residents, family, caregivers, staff, students, other health care providers) using relevant and effective teaching methods: Educates internal and external customers. Identifies and establishes priorities for educational needs in collaboration with the learner. Designs educational activities to address identified needs. Conducts educational activities using a variety of instructional strategies as needed. Assesses effectiveness of educational activities. Informs customers of services offered. Demonstrates the ability to identify what the patient's/ resident's educational needs are.
At Community Medical Center, you will find a progressive health care organization offering a comprehensive array of wellness and medical services including world-class cancer, diabetes, emergency, and cardiac care. We are one of the area's most trusted providers of maternal and child health services, offering superior obstetric services, a Level 2 special care nursery, and a dedicated pediatric unit. We maintain award-winning centers of excellence for women, children and seniors. The centers offer support groups in addition to fitness and wellness programs, to enhance the overall health of every member of our community.