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  • Occupational Therapist (St. Vincent Home Health)

    Job Locations US-IN-Kokomo
    Company Ascension At Home
    Requisition ID
    2018-16529
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Home Health
    Location
    Kokomo, IN
  • Overview

    St. Vincent Home Health is growing, and we're seeking a

    Part Time or Full Time Occupational Therapist in the

    Greentown & Marion areas!

     

    We're Proud to Offer:

    Outstanding Pay

    Supportive Leadership

    Competitive Benefits

    Room for Professional Growth

    Responsibilities

     

    POSITION SUMMARY: 

    A licensed professional who provides coordinated care to patients of all age groups. Plans, implements, and evaluates patients care plans to restore or maintain patient well-being. Evaluated occupational roles and occupational performance of patients with physical, psychosocial and/or cognitive impairments. Provides intervention to deficits and elicits responses. Collaborates with interdisciplinary team

     

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)
    • Demonstrates commitment, professional growth, and competency; i.e., attending in-services, as required by regulation; participates in in-service programs
    • Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care for patients
    • Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payors
    • Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physician, and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services; provides appropriate referrals, as necessary
    • Performs initial and ongoing clinical assessments (Agency/OASIS); evaluates sensory-motor neuromuscular, psychosocial, and cognitive-perceptual components of occupational behavior.
    • Assesses physical, social, safety, and cultural components of the patient’s occupational environment.
    • Teaches client/family disease process and treatments needed.
    • Fabricates and maintains adaptive equipment and hand splints
    • Performs and oversees other team members, when applicable, in the performance of patient care that is consistent with patients’ needs and desires, including home health aide and COTA supervision
    • Documents, prepares, and completes a Plan of Care, progress notes, phone orders, and other clinical record documentation on an ongoing basis, including identification of therapy barriers and desired outcomes and goal setting; revises the POC based on evaluation and ongoing assessment data; plans for discharge of patient
    • Adhere to all company policies and procedures
    • Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone’s responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered. Report information systems security problems.

     

    Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Perform other duties as assigned.

     

     

    Minimum Qualifications:

     

    Education/Licensing/Certification:

    • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy
    • Current State License as an Occupational Therapist
    • Valid Driver’s License.
    • Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination

     

    Experience:

    • Two years’ experience as an Occupational Therapist in an acute care or rehabilitation setting.

     

    Knowledge and Skills:

    • Therapy skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.
    • Good interpersonal skills.
    • Knowledge of durable medical equipment

     

               

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