Occupational Therapist - Rochester, New York United States - 17584



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 17584
Title: Occupational Therapist
Job Location: Rochester, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $70,000.00 - $95,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
any
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


 

Occupational Therapist - Home Care
Direct Hire - Full time
Monroe County - Greater Rochester region and suburbs
Monday-Friday days

Enjoy the flexibility of home care!

Summary 

The Occupational Therapist administers agency standardized (OT) Occupational Therapy evaluations of patient functions and deficits consistent with requirements of homecare practice. 

Essential Responsibilities
Establishes a treatment plan of care for physician review and approval. 
Documents treatment given and patient response for the clinical record. 
Records summary and secures physician orders for continuing care. 
Educates patient, family, and Home Health Aides as appropriate. 
Participates in patient discharge planning to meet continuing care needs. 
Participates in multi-disciplinary care conferences as indicated. 
Secures medical equipment for patient as part of care plan. 
Maintains high regard for member and patient privacy in accordance with the corporate privacy policies and procedures. 
Regular reliable attendance is expected and required. 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary 

The Occupational Therapist administers agency standardized (OT) Occupational Therapy evaluations of patient functions and deficits consistent with requirements of homecare practice. 

Essential Responsibilities
Establishes a treatment plan of care for physician review and approval. 
Documents treatment given and patient response for the clinical record. 
Records summary and secures physician orders for continuing care. 
Educates patient, family, and Home Health Aides as appropriate. 
Participates in patient discharge planning to meet continuing care needs. 
Participates in multi-disciplinary care conferences as indicated. 
Secures medical equipment for patient as part of care plan. 
Maintains high regard for member and patient privacy in accordance with the corporate privacy policies and procedures. 
Regular reliable attendance is expected and required. 

QUALIFICATIONS

BS/MS in Occupational Therapy from an accredited curriculum and at least 1 year of direct experience in any setting. 
Must have current licensure from NYS in (OT) Occupational Therapy. 
Demonstrated experience working with community resources using strong interpersonal dynamics, quality improvement strategies and techniques. 
Required ability to interpret and discuss written medical documentation. 
Expert skills in presenting case information. 
Ability to travel required. 
Bilingual skills are helpful.

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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