Occupational Therapist, OT, Home Health

US-HI-Honolulu
7 days ago
Position ID
2017-19922
Category
Occupational Therapy
96814

Overview

BAYADA Home Health Care has an immediate opening for an OT – Occupational Therapist for the Oahu office in Honolulu, HI to perform home health visits.  This office services clients on a per visit basis in areas throughout Oahu, HI.  BAYADA has a special purpose: to help people of all ages to have a safe home life with comfort, independence, and dignity.  We believe our clients and their families deserve the highest quality of home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability - our core values.  As an OT – Occupational Therapist, you will assist the physician in evaluation of the level of function, perform client assessments, and plan and implement appropriate interventions, to assist clients in attaining or maintaining optimal physical well-being.

 

We currently have a need on a FULL-TIME and PART-TIME basis.

 

Responsibilities

Each OT – Occupational Therapist will:

  • Make home visits to clients in designated geographic areas.
  • Perform thorough evaluations of patients’ functional status, including muscle function, endurance, visual coordination, written and verbal communication skills, and ADL and IADL performance.
  • Assess cognitive, psychological and motor aspects of performance and develop individualized intervention plans to achieve favorable outcomes.
  • Evaluate home environment for hazards or barriers to more independent living.
  • Identify equipment needs and environmental adaptations resulting in enhanced outcomes for clients.
  • Continually assess and revise the occupational therapy care plan, and participate with nursing in the multidisciplinary care plan, as appropriate.
  • Educate and instruct patients, family members, or other patient representatives, in rehabilitative care and activities necessary to promote the client's health, safety and independent living.
  • Accurately document observations, interventions, and evaluations pertaining to patient care management and services provided, utilizing a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.

Qualifications

Qualifications for an OT – Occupational Therapist:

  • A current Hawaii Occupational Therapist license.
  • One year of recent work experience as an OT - Occupational Therapist.
  • Graduation from an occupational therapy program accredited jointly by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the AMA and the AOTA, as indicated by school transcript or diploma.
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, organizational skills, and problem solving skills.
  • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred.

BAYADA Offers:

  • Comprehensive salary
  • Medical / Dental / Prescription / Vision
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401k with company match
  • A team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values.
  • Opportunity to develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities.
  • Mileage reimbursement

 

BAYADA believes that our clients and their families deserve home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability.  Be part of a caring, professional team that is instrumental in providing the highest quality care while developing your career with an industry leader.

 

For immediate consideration for the OT – Occupational Therapist position please contact Jason Milarii, Recruiting Manager at 808-281-7824 or at jmilarii@bayada.com

 

BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability or veteran status. 

 

OT – Occupational Therapist

 

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Posted Date

10/12/2017

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