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St. Vincent's Home Health Occupational Therapist (Full Time) at Envision Healthcare

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Type: Full Time
Location: Birmingham, Alabama

Job Description:

St. Vincent\'s Home Health

Full Time

Occupational Therapist

St. Vincent s Home Health has a

Full Time Occupational Therapist

opportunity in Birmingham!

WE RE PROUD TO OFFER:

* Outstanding Pay *

* Health Benefits Including Medical, Dental, Vision *

* Life Insurance *

* ST/LT Disability Coverage *

* Tuition Reimbursement *

* 401K Match *

* Generous PTO Accrual *

* Room for Professional Growth *

* Mileage Reimbursement *

* Extensive Training Program *

* Company-Paid Tablet & Cell Phone *

* Positive Work/Life Balance *

* Exceptionally Supportive Leadership *

IF YOU\'RE SEEKING A FULFILLING CAREER IN A CARING ENVIRONMENT, WE WOULD LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU!

POSITION SUMMARY:

A licensed professional who provides coordinated care to patients of all age groups. Plans, implements, and evaluates patients care plans to restore or maintain patient well-being. Evaluated occupational roles and occupational performance of patients with physical, psychosocial and/or cognitive impairments. Provides intervention to deficits and elicits responses. Collaborates with interdisciplinary team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)

* Demonstrates commitment, professional growth, and competency; i.e., attending in-services, as required by regulation; participates in in-service programs

* Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care for patients

* Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payors

* Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physician, and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services; provides appropriate referrals, as necessary

* Performs initial and ongoing clinical assessments (Agency/OASIS); evaluates sensory-motor neuromuscular, psychosocial, and cognitive-perceptual components of occupational behavior. Assesses physical, social, safety, and cultural components of the patient s occupational environment. Teaches client/family disease process and treatments needed. Fabricates and maintains adaptive equipment and hand splints

* Performs and oversees other team members, when applicable, in the performance of patient care that is consistent with patients needs and desires, including home health aide and COTA supervision

* Documents, prepares, and completes a Plan of Care, progress notes, phone orders, and other clinical record documentation on an ongoing basis, including identification of therapy barriers and desired outcomes and goal setting; revises the POC based on evaluation and ongoing assessment data; plans for discharge of patients

Minimum Qualifications:

Education/Licensing/Certification:

* Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy

* Current State License as an Occupational Therapist (OT)

* Valid Driver s License.

* Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination

Knowledge and Skills:

* Therapy skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.

* Good interpersonal skills.

* Knowledge of durable medical equipment