OT

Overview

Date Posted:
6/12/2019
Job Code:
OT
Location:
Regular employees - HP
City:
High Point
State:
NC
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Occupational Therapy

Description

 

Greatness awaits YOU on our Home Health Team! Advanced Home Care is seeking an individual committed to providing extraordinary patient care and who has a passion for achieving greatness in a home health setting! Occupational Therapists have the opportunity to touch patients’ lives every day by helping them to accomplish  comprehensive plans of care.

The Occupational Therapist is a licensed professional who provides direct and indirect patient care services to patients in their home environment or alternative setting. Care will be preventive, rehabilitative, and curative in nature. The Occupational Therapist will utilize all of the resources available in the agency and community to accomplish the plan of care goals.

Duties:

  • Assesses/analyses patient care needs and establishes mutual goals with the patient and/or caregiver for a comprehensive plan of care including discharge planning.
  • Identifies rehab appropriate diagnosis/patient care problems and interventions making additions/changes to ensure the patient's problems are comprehensively addressed.
  • Coordinates the plan of care to include other disciplines as needed and act as a case manager (in absence of other skilled disciplines) to ensure integration of care is provided.
  • Demonstrates teaching skills and continued competence in performing therapeutic interventions for all levels of complexity in patient care.
  • Uses critical thinking skills to assess patient's condition and determine appropriate interventions.
  • Instructs patients/caregivers of the safety measures appropriate to care and environment and implements standard precautions for all patients.

As a member of the Advanced Home Care Team, you can look forward to:

  • 25 paid days off starting your first year
  • Growth Opportunities
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • And Much More!

Advanced Home Care is a full service home care company owned by 13 health systems, operating in five states in the Southeast. The company is growing and has continued plans to expand. Come be a part of our dedicated and highly skilled staff and make a positive difference in our patients' lives.

Minimum Requirements

 

The Occupational Therapist shall possess a degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited or approved school. At least one year of experience within the last five years and preferably one year of community/home health therapy or SNF. Must have a valid NC Occupational Therapy license.