Home Health Occupational Therapist / OT

Newark, OH

$71,100 - $110,000 a year

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Type: Full Time

Occupational Therapist - Home Health (Full-Time)

*Mileage reimbursement and unbeatable benefits package provided!

The Occupational Therapist contracted or employed through the Hospital is responsible for providing occupational therapy services to home health patients. Responsible for being knowledgeable of standard of practice of Occupational Therapy in a home health setting.

Home Health Occupational Therapist Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates patient’s functional status (muscle function, endurance, visual coordination, written and verbal communication skills, self-care ability, work capacity, etc.)
  • Evaluates home environment for hazards or barriers to more independent living.
  • Identifies equipment needs.
  • Participates in the development of the total plan of care.
  • For patients who plan to return to work, the occupational therapist may perform work capacity evaluation and may refer to specialized vocational training in accordance with policy.
  • Develops treatment program and establishes goals for improved function. Communicates plan of care to referring physician.

Home Health Occupational Therapist Qualifications:

  • A bachelor's degree or higher in Science in Allied Health Professions in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program
  • Current license for Occupational Therapist in the State of Ohio
  • Ability to work variable days and hours as necessary.
  • Current CPR certificate
For immediate consideration, apply now or contact me directly:
A.R Boutari | Sr. Recruiter | 440.901.1000
ARB @ MLeeHealthcare . com