Bayada Home Health Care Avondale , AZ 85392
OT, Occupational Therapist, Senior Living Communities
Be a part of our continued growth in the Glendale area, Join our Senior Living Team!
BAYADA Senior Living is currently seeking an experienced Occupational Therapist, OT, for a Per Diem opportunity performing skilled visits in designated senior living communities in the East Valley/ Scottsdale. The foundation of the program is exceptional clinical care and relationship management as BAYADA clinicians become a true health-care partner in the senior living communities. Communities include assisted living, independent living, senior congregate living, 55+ communities, and intermediate care facilities for clients with intellectual disabilities.
Make home visits to clients in designated senior living communities.
Typical clinical case loads are for 30 points of care per week, or the equivalent of 30 hours of one-on-one clinical time in a 40 hour work week.
Perform thorough evaluations of patients' functional status, including muscle function, endurance, visual coordination, written and verbal communication skills, and ADL and IADL performance.
Assess cognitive, psychological, and motor aspects of performance, and develop individualized intervention plans to achieve favorable outcomes.
Evaluate home environment for hazards or barriers to more independent living.
Identify equipment needs and environmental adaptations, resulting in enhanced outcomes for clients.
Continually assess and revise the occupational therapy care plan, and participate with BAYADA clinicians in the multidisciplinary care plan, as appropriate.
Educate and instruct patients, family members, or other patient representatives in rehabilitative care and activities necessary to promote the client's health, safety, and independent living.
Accurately document observations, interventions, and evaluations pertaining to patient care management and services provided, utilizing a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.
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