Collect subjective & objective data. Analyzes, reports, & records data. Uses data to identify health care problems & create plan. Prioritizes patient's needs. Triages patients either in person or via telephone & implements proper course of action.
The Occupational Therapist in Home Health is responsible for the assessment and evaluation of patient care needs related to functional status, activities of daily living, fine motor coordination, home assessments and adaptive equipment, and other occupational therapy needs as defined by medical conditions.
Provide admission, case management, and follow-up skilled nursing visits for home health patients.Administer on-going care and case management for each patient, provide necessary follow-up as directed by the Clinical Manager.