Occupational Therapist (Ot) Home Health Wayne County

Healthpro Heritage Detroit , MI 48222

Posted 7 days ago

Overview

HealthPRO Heritage at Home has a part time Home Health Occupational Therapist opportunity available for the Wayne County, MI area.

At HealthPro Heritage we hire people who share our vision, who work diligently and provide the kind of care that will help change patient's lives for the better. As an Associate, your dedication and commitment deserve respect and recognition. If you're looking for a career and straightforward and realistic 'care' expectations, maybe it's time to look at our company.

The Occupational Therapist evaluates and treats residents in accordance with orders of the physician through the use of therapeutic procedures and assistive devices intended to maximize functional potentials in all areas of a resident's life. The Occupational Therapist participates as a member of the interdisciplinary team providing support and information within the area of Occupational Therapy.

Responsibilities
1.Review available resident information and evaluate the impact of this information on the assessment and treatment process.
2.Conduct and document a thorough functional assessment of the resident, utilizing standardized procedures. Assessment of home/vocational and equipment needs.
3.Develop and implement an individualized treatment plan based on resident needs and containing achievable functional goals.
4.Comply with evaluation, treatment and documentation guidelines and consistently maintain timely and accurate departmental records.
5.Enter a progress note in the resident record following each treatment session.
6.Revise treatment plans, as needed, throughout the treatment process.
7.Document the course of treatment in a clear, concise discharge summary utilizing a prescribed format.
8.Instruct Assistants in treatment procedures to be utilized and provide close supervision while such staff members are working with residents.
9.Orient residents to program services and treatment procedures appropriate to their needs. Inform residents of any potential risk during any procedure.
10. Work with nursing staff, resident and families to maximize resident's use of functional abilities.
11. Establish and instruct resident and family/other caregiver in exercises and therapeutic procedures to be continued following discharge.
12. Assist in the referral process when a resident requires additional services following discharge. Maintain current knowledge of community resources.
13. Attend and participate or provide information for rehabilitation team conferences regarding resident progress, problem or needs.
14. Attend and participate in other department/facility meetings, as required.
15. Access continuing education opportunities appropriate to discipline and responsibilities in order to maintain clinical currency.
16. Participate in the quality improvement process by responding appropriately to results of medical record audits, resident/referral source satisfaction surveys, safety activities and regulatory requirements.
17. Act in compliance with Heritage Healthcare's regulatory and professional standards and guidelines.
18. Provide input to the Rehabilitation Manager on clinical performance of assistants as requested and appropriate.
19. Promote the programs and services of Heritage Healthcare through formal and informal interactions with the community.
20. Adhere to company and facility policies and procedures and participate in facility quality improvement and safety programs.
21. Perform other duties as assigned and required to provide quality care to residents.
22. Understands reimbursement by various payers and allocates therapy resources efficiently in accordance with resident goals and outcomes related to discharge destination.
23. Demonstrate a knowledge of OBRA regulations, HIPAA, Local Coverage Determination Policy and third party reimbursement guidelines.
24. Support the company's commitment to Compassionate Care; project a professional image to foster confidence in the Rehab Program.
25. Perform duties in an independent manner and recognizes situations where direct supervision is needed; willingly helping
26. Maintain the expected productivity level that has been discussed and is expected for your position at your particular facility/facilities

Qualifications
1.Bachelor/Masters of Science degree in Occupational Therapy.
2.Current license/certification in the state of practice.
3.Prefer supervision, training and/or experience in a setting serving the same age/type of resident population served by this facility.
4.Certification, if applicable, and demonstrated competency in identified areas of specialization.
5.Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
6.Demonstrated ability to assess resident needs and develop and implement a comprehensive plan of care.
7.Knowledge of accreditation standards and compliance requirements.
8.Ability to complete the following activities safely, and at times, for prolonged periods:

  • Standing: Maintaining an upright position on the feet, especially for prolonged periods of time

  • Pushing: Applying pressure and exerting force against an object for the purpose of moving it forward or away from the source of the force push or pull force up to 35 lbs.

  • Lifting: Raising an object from a lower to a higher position, or moving an object laterally, from position to position-Required to lift up to 50 lbs of force independently. May be required to lift over 50 lbs with assistance of another person or a mechanical lift

  • Stooping: Bending the body forward and down from the waist, hips and knees, sometimes for a prolonged length of time.

  • Reaching: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction away from the body

  • Balancing: Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery or moving surfaces

Recruiter : Email Addressrkacal@healthpro-heritage.com


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

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
Community Health Worker Wayne County MI

Unitedhealth Group Inc.

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 9/12/2018 12:00:00 AM 2018-12-11T00:00 Energize your career with one of Healthcare's fastest growing companies. You dream of a great career with a great company - where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it's a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world's leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead healthier lives. We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up. This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas: Optum - a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader. Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance. Together, we're removing the barriers that keep people from receiving the kind of quality healthcare that makes a difference. We focus on Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation and Performance as we empower people to achieve better health and well - being. As a Community Healthcare Worker, you will act in a liaison role with Medicaid members to ensure appropriate care is accessed as well as to provide home and social assessments and member education. Primary Responsibilities: * Create a positive experience and relationship with the member * Keep the member out of the hospital by supporting regular visits to their primary physician * Keep member actively engaged with their primary physician * Support the member to ensure pick - up of their Rx * Proactively engage the member to manage their care * Provide member education * Support transitions of care * Help to keep members compliant with their care plans * Partner with care team (community, providers, internal staff) * Knowledge and continued learning of community cultures and values * May conduct HRA assessments if needed Required Qualifications: * High School Diploma / GED (or higher) * 3 years of experience working within the community health setting in a health care role * Must have resided within the local community for 2 years * Knowledge of culture and values of community * Field based experience * Must reside within Wayne County, MI Preferred Qualifications: * Bachelor's Degree (or higher) in Social Work and / or Health Care Administration * Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Certified Nursing Assistant / Home Health Aide, Medical Assistant * Bilingual in Spanish and English * CHW Accreditation * Experience working in Managed Care * Knowledge of Medicaid population Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So, when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health - related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work. Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Keywords: Case management, Community, Health, Worker, medical, customer service, healthcare, UHG, Optum, community, Wayne, Detroit, MI Unitedhealth Group Inc. Detroit MI

Occupational Therapist (Ot) Home Health Wayne County

Healthpro Heritage