Occupational Therapist (OT) – Home Health - Dunlap

CareAll Home Health Care has an immediate opening for an Occupational Therapist in the Dunlap,TN area.

Here are some of the benefits of working for CareAll Home Health Care:

  • Health, dental & vision benefits available
  • Bi-weekly pay and direct deposit
  • 24 hour support staff available
  • Ongoing educational opportunities
  • Competitive salaries
  • Flexible schedules
  • PTO
  • Mileage reimbursement when applicable

*Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary.*

As an OT, you will be responsible for occupational therapy services to restore disabled individuals to their fullest physical ability.

Responsibilities:

Assists physician in establishing/determining appropriate program in occupational therapy for total and continued care of selected handicapped patients.

Restores function, increases joint motion and improves muscle strength and coordination through passive/active exercise and/or activity.

Evaluates and trains in activities of daily living.

Determines if any adaptations of equipment are needed and/or assistive devices and provides training in their use.

Determines if any upper extremity splinting is needed and fabricate or order.

Assesses activity tolerance within the disease process.

Assesses perceptual motor skills and treat.

Assesses sensation of the upper extremities and makes family, aide and patient aware of safety precautions.

Observes, records and reports to the physician the patient’s reaction to treatment and any changes in the patient’s condition.

Reviews medical records regularly on patients receiving occupational therapy to assure that documentation, re-certifications, supplemental orders and on-site supervisory visits are completed.

Evaluates scheduling of patient visits regularly to assure optimum use of time and productivity.

Instructs other health care team personnel including, when appropriate, nurses, aides and family members in certain phases of occupational therapy exercises with which they may work with the patient.

Qualifications:

Graduate of Occupational Therapy (OT) program from an accredited college or university

Must possess current OT licensure to practice in the state of TN

Current CPR certification

Valid driver’s license, current auto insurance, and access to reliable transportation

Must be able to pass a criminal background investigation

Must be able to pass a drug screen

1 year healthcare experience is required

CareAll Home Health Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer

*PLEASE FORWARD RESUME TO HR@CAREALLINC.COM*