Occupational Therapist - Home Health

LHC Group Lady Lake , FL 32159

Posted 3 weeks ago

Overview

LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people.

Additional Details

  • Provides service within the scope of practice as defined by the state laws governing the practice of Occupational Therapy, inaccordance with the plan of care, and in coordination with other members of the health care team.

  • Follows the plan of care by leading the patient in the use of therapeutic, creative, and self-care activities to improvefunctioning and safety.

  • Observes, records, and reports to the supervising nurse and the physician the patient's response to treatment and changes tothe patient's condition.

  • Instructs patient, family, caregiver, and participating members of the health care team in the areas of therapy in which theycan participate to assist the patient.

  • Visits patients according to Plan of Treatment, completes a progress note for each visit, and submits progress notes per LHCpolicy.

  • Completes all patient evaluations and develops the OT plan of care within state specific guidelines. Reports outcomes ofevaluation, goals, and anticipated projected frequency of care to supervising nurse within 24 hours of the evaluation.

  • Participates in staff conferences and committees as necessary.

  • Provides supervision of the OTA as per LHC policy.

  • Prepares a written discharge summary and/or a written summary report on the patient's condition at least every 60 days.

  • Conducts patient assessments evaluating the level of function by applying diagnostic and prognostic functional ability tests.

  • Provides in-service education as requested by agency leadership.

  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications License Requirements

  • Current Occupational Therapy licensure in state of practice.

  • Current CPR certification required.

  • Current driver's license, vehicle insurance, and access to a dependable vehicle, or public transportation.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
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
Rn/Registered Nurse Full Time The Villages Brooks Rehabilitation Home Health

Brooks Rehabilitation

Posted 3 days ago

VIEW JOBS 4/18/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-07-17T00:00 Overview Brooks Rehabilitation Home Health is focused on providing the best patient care with a personal touch. We take great pride in providing the most professional, compassionate, and reliable services. Our team is committed to ensuring an excellent experience with every visit. The Registered Nurse provides direct patient care services under the direction of the Clinical Team Manager. Registered nurses (RNs) work directly with patients and their families in their home. They are the primary point of contact between the patient, the agency and their doctor; performing frequent patient evaluations, including monitoring and tracking vital signs, performing procedures such as IV placement, phlebotomy, and administering medications. The RN establishes the Care Plan while in our care and for discharge and is usually first to notice problems or raise concerns about patient progress, making their role extremely important. Area: Marion, Lake and North Sumter Counties Requirements: * Registered Nurse license in the state of Florida * Current CPR/BLS Certification (Card must be obtained through a hands on class, NOT an online class. Need a CPR class? CLICK HERE) * 2 years of experience * 1 year of experience in Home Health (Preferred) * Experience with electronic medical records * Driver's License and Car Insurance Hours: Full Time Monday-Friday with Weekends every 4-5 weeks For more information on this opportunity, please contact recruiter Melissa Schoolcraft at Melissa.Schoolcraft@brooksrehab.org Responsibilities Qualifications Brooks Rehabilitation Lady Lake FL

Occupational Therapist - Home Health

LHC Group