Occupational Therapist, Home Health

Therapy Denton, Texas Full Time


Description

Position:          Occupational Therapist (OT)

Reports to:       Executive Director or Regional Therapy Director

Job Description/Requirements:                                                                                                            

As an Occupational Therapist you will:

  • Assist the physician in evaluating the patient’s level of function by administering and interpreting patient’s diagnostic and prognostic tests of function in their homes.
  • Participate in development and revision of the Plan of Care by conferring with the patients’ physicians and clinical team members.
  • Improve and restore strength, coordination, range of motion and function by providing therapeutic treatment and instruction to patients in accordance with physician orders.

Requirements of Qualified Candidates:

  • Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy or the equivalent with license / certificate within the state providing services
  • Knowledge of rehabilitation techniques related to complex neurologic injury generally required
  • Experience with a home health, medical surgical, or rehabilitation center environment
  • At least two (2) years of experience working independently under minimal supervision
  • Lymphedema experience
  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured and in accordance with state and/or organization requirements and in good working order