The Occupational Therapist (OT) is a qualified professional who directs, supervises, evaluates and provides occupational therapy services to clients in the home as prescribed by the attending physician.
Full Job Description be conducting assigned evaluation procedures, patient scheduling, consulting with physician and other team members, documentation, continuous quality improvement, clinical education, guest relations, and billing for patient services rendered.
In this role, the selected candidate will deliver care based on the Standards of Practice for the particular state of practice and must be in compliance with company policy and regulatory requirements.
In this position, you will plan, organize and implement occupational therapy programs upon a physician referral to restore function, prevent disability, reduce pain and return the patient to maximum function.
In this role, the selected candidate will design/train staff and family members to carry out the retraining program including dressing, feeding, grooming and hygiene skills, participate in team and family educational meetings.
In this position, you must have major tasks and duties include, but are not limited to: direct patient care, supervision of Occupational Therapy Assistants, consulting with physician and other team members, electronic documentation, continuous quality improvement, clinical education, guest relations, and billing for patient services rendered.
As a Home Health Occupational Therapist, you will provide therapeutic treatment and instruction to patients in accordance with physician orders to improve/restore strength, coordination, range-of-motion and function or teach compensation measures.
In this role, you will assess/screen patient's daily living/work-related skills and develop therapeutic retraining programs with measurable objectives. Administer and interpret diagnostic and prognostic tests of function to patients in their homes or other settings to assist the physician in evaluating the patient's level of function.
In this role, the selected candidate will focus primarily on patient evaluations, updates to plan of treatment, supervision of OTAs patient response to treatment, quality of care, patient care education to clients and caregivers.
The Occupational Therapist organizes and conducts occupational therapy programs for the agency to facilitate rehabilitation. S/he directs patient participation in selected tasks to restore, reinforce, and enhance performance.