Occupational Therapist (OT) – Home Health (Full Time) - Henderson

OTs – Occupational Therapists

Full-Time Opportunities

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AbilisHealth, formerly CareAll Home Health Care has an immediate opening for a full-time Occupational Therapist  in the Henderson, TN area.

We are proud to offer these benefits:

  • Pay for Experience
  • 401(k) Savings and Retirement Plan
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • PTO
  • Paid Holidays
  • 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.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

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

Minimum of one year direct patient care experience preferably in home care.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSE, REGISTRATIONS:

Current Tennessee OT license

Current CPR certification

Valid driver license and automobile insurance as required by Tennessee State Law

AbilisHealth is an Equal Opportunity Employer

*PLEASE FORWARD RESUME TO HR@CAREALLINC.COM*

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