• OT, Occupational Therapist, Home Health - Part-Time

    Location US-RI-Westerly
    Posted Date 1 week ago(11/9/2018 6:07 PM)
    Position ID
    2018-25344
    Category
    Occupational Therapy
    Zip
    02891
  • Overview

    Part-Time Occupational Therapist

     

    BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Occupational Therapist, OT for a part-time opportunity performing home care visits in Warwick County and South CountyRhode Island.  Prior home care experience preferred, but not required.  You will be actively involved in the following specialty programs Neuro Rehab, Joint Replacement, Balance dysfunction/falls intervention & Cardiac / Pulmonary therapy. As a home care Occupational Therapist, you will be an integral member of a multi-disciplinary health care team that provides rehabilitative care and skilled nursing to clients, affording them the opportunity to receive the medical care required to remain at home.  

     

     

     

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities for this Occupational Therapist include:

    • Make home visits to clients in designated geographic territories.
    • 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 this Occupational Therapist include:

    • A current license as an Occupational Therapist in Rhode Island
    • A minimum of one year of recent work experience as an Occupational Therapist.
    • 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 believes that our employees are our greatest asset:

    • Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values
    • Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities
    • Advance your career with specially designed career tracks
    • Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability
    • Benefits may include medical, dental, and life insurance; paid time off; weekly pay and direct deposit; scholarship opportunities; one-on-one training; recognition programs; referral bonuses; 401(k) with company match; and opportunities for career advancement.

    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.  Apply now for immediate consideration or contact Susan Sveden, Talent Acquisition Manager, at 339-235-4363.

     

    Founded in 1975 by J. Mark Baiada, BAYADA Home Health Care provides nursing, rehabilitative, therapeutic, hospice, and assistive care services to children, adults, and seniors in the comfort of their homes. Headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, BAYADA employs more than 23,000 field and office professionals who serve their communities in over 20 states from more than 360 offices. 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, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

     

     

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    Posted Date

    11/9/2018