Occupational Therapist Full Time

Amedisys Home Health Services Asia , TN 37398

Posted 3 months ago

What You Will Do:

As a home health occupational therapist, you will provide one on one therapeutic treatment and care to patients in their home using a comprehensive and patient specific care plan, innovative solutions, and a preferred technology for point of care documentation. You will have the opportunity to spend quality time with the patient, in their own home, to promote their health and independence. You will have autonomy in addition to the support and collaboration of a full team of healthcare professionals.

  • Collaborate with physicians, patients and their families, nurses, therapists, social workers and other members of the patient care team to develop and implement a patient specific care and treatment plan

  • Cooperatively utilize varied solutions to educate and promote the health and independence of the patient

  • Assess, monitor, document and report progress of patient's health and condition using required documents, reports and established timelines

  • Provide supervision and evaluation of aides and occupational therapy assistants

Required:

  • Current and unencumbered license to practice occupational therapy specific to the state the therapist is assigned to work by the Company

  • Successful completion of an occupational therapy program at a school of occupational therapy approved by the American Occupational Therapy Association or the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of American Medical Association or the committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the American Medical Association.

  • Current CPR certification

  • Valid Driver's License and reliable transportation and agency required liability insurance to perform home visits

Preferred:

  • One year of OT experience preferred. If less than 1 year experience then approval from regional clinical leaders required as well as appropriate mentoring and/or residency program established.
Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Home Health Physical Therap...

Encompass Health

Posted 2 days ago

VIEW JOBS 6/19/2018 12:00:00 AM 2018-09-17T00:00 Division: Home Health Are you in search of a new career opportunity where you are the connection? If so, now is the time to choose Encompass Health as your employer. The Home Health & Hospice division of Encompass Health is hiring! As a national leader across home health, hospice, and inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, Encompass Health is consistently ranked as a top best-place-to-work in the communities we serve. Our philosophy of delivering a better way to care exemplifies our commitment to quality, compassionate care for our patients, all while fostering a unique culture that is compassionate and collaborative. * Encompass Health's enterprising model of the continuum of care for post-acute services sets the standards for excellence. This is evident throughout all of our care settings and office locations, as we maintain a workplace that is stable, ethical, and supportive. * At Encompass Health, we continually invest in employees to assist in them achieving personal goals and make meaningful, measurable differences in the lives of their patients. Ever-mindful of the need for employees to care for themselves and their families, Encompass Health offers benefits that encourage lifestyle choices that keep you healthy and happy. Subject to employee eligibility, some benefits, tools, and resources include: * Generous time off with pay for full-time employees. * Continuing education opportunities. * Scholarship program for employees and their children. * Matching 401(k) plan. * Comprehensive insurance plans for medical, dental, and vision coverage. * Electronic medical records & mobile devices for all clinicians. * Incentivized bonus plan. * - EOE Responsibilities Our Physical Therapists examine and treat patients with physical impairments through the use of physical modalities. The goal is to assist persons who are physically challenged to improve mobility and function, independent self-care, other skills necessary for functioning in daily living. We have Specialty Programs that include Balance and Fall Prevention, Spine Safety, Total Hip and Knee Replacement Program, and our Total Shoulder Replacement Program. He/she administers skilled care to clients requiring intermittent professional services and teaches the family and other members of the health care team. These services are performed in accordance with the physician's orders and the established plan of care, under the direction and supervision of the Branch Director. Qualifications * Must possess a valid state driver's license. * Must possess automobile liability insurance. * Must wear seatbelts at all times while driving. * Must have dependable transportation kept in good working condition. * Must be able to drive an automobile in all types of weather conditions. * Must be currently licensed in the state of employment. Encompass Health Asia TN

Occupational Therapist Full Time

Amedisys Home Health Services