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Occupational Therapist/OT

Occupational Therapist/OT

Category 
Therapy
Job ID 
2017-2926
Type 
Full Time 30
Location Name  
Access Home Care - Blackfoot
# of Openings 
1
Address 
131 North Oak Street
Days of the week working 
M-F
City 
Blackfoot
Time of day and or shift schedule 
8-5
State 
Idaho
Territory the clinician will be covering (mileage radius/cities) 
Blackfoot and Idaho Falls

More information about this job

Overview

 

Now Hiring!

 

Full-Time Home Health Occupational Therapist!

 

Access Home Care - 131 North Oak Street - Blackfoot, Idaho 83221

 

Coverage: Blackfoot and Idaho Falls

 

Idaho Falls is considered a world class outdoor recreation area and one the best places to live. Dunes, white water rafting, hiking and biking are all here waiting for you. And dont forget you have Yellowstone National Park and fly fishing on Snake River at your back door. Enjoy hot springs, skiing and snowmobiling during the winter. Not to mention affordable housing! 

 

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The Home Health Occupational Therapist/OT provides rehabilitative and skilled occupational therapy services to patients in their place of residence.

Responsibilities

  • Make initial evaluation visits to patients and develop and implement an appropriate plan of care based on the patient’s physical, social and cultural environment.
  • Use various tests to determine patient’s individualized needs related to functionality status, activities of daily living/ADL’s, and fine motor coordination as they relate to the patient’s.
  • Perform manual and functional therapy exercises and activities with the patient.
  • Complete safety assessments of the patient’s residence, providing recommendations to multidisciplinary staff, family and caregivers.
  • Instruct and educate families and caregivers in the use adaptive equipment and environmental modifications.
  • Instruct and supervise Signature caregivers, CNA’s, and COTA’s.
  • Revise patient’s plan of care as necessary, and document clinical and progress notes the day of service.

Qualifications/Skillsets

  • Graduate of an ACOTE accredited occupational therapy education program.
  • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an OT in this state.
  • Current CPR Certification.
  • Minimum 1 year recent work experience as an OT.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and current automobile insurance.
  • Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and communicating with patients and caregivers.
  • Ability to meet productivity expectations, organize tasks and manage time effectively.
  • Work independently without supervision, and use good judgment in difficult situations.
  • Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.

Please apply on line for this position here:

 

https://careers-4signatureservice.icims.com

 

Lee Whitlock

Signature Services – Director of Recruiting
Tel: 971-224-2512 |C: 503-329-2802 | F: 1-866-859-5350

LWhitlock@4signatureservice.com |www.4signatureservice.com

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