Company: Dependable Health Services
Location: North Las Vegas
Posted on: May 7, 2021
Occupational Therapist/OT Per diem Henderson, NV COVID-19
Vaccine Sign Up Assistance Competitive Pay/Weekly Pay Flexible
Schedule PPE Friendly Upper Management Office Staff Direct Deposit
Dependable Home Health of Nevada recognizes and understands how
difficult it has been for clinicians everywhere and our community
to navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic. This is why it is so
important for our staff to have a flexible schedule with a good
balance for work/home to spend more time with family/friends. We
offer an exceptional work environment and plenty of PPE to keep you
safe while you do your job and also offer assistance setting up
your COVID-19 Vaccine. We are seeking an Occupational Therapist to
JOIN our TEAM! The Occupational Therapist reports to the Clinic
Manager and is responsible for the implementation of standards of
care of occupational therapy services services and for adherence to
all conditions outlined in the Service Agreement. Job
Responsibilities : 1. Evaluates the patient's functional status
(muscle function, endurance, visual coordination, environment for
hazards or barriers to more independent living. Identifies
equipment needs. Participated in the total plan of care. 2. For
patients who plan to return to work, the Occupational Therapist may
perform work capacity evaluation and may refer to a specialized
vocational training in accordance with Organization policy. 3.
Develops treatment program and establishes goals for improved
function. Communicates plan of care to referring physician and
other organization professionals. 4. May teach new skills or
retrain patient in once familiar daily activities that have been
lost due to illness or injury in accordance with Organization
policy. 5. May fabricate splints and instruct patient in the use of
various typed of adaptive equipment to improve function. 6. May
train patient in the use f prosthetic and/or orthotic device. 7.
Maintains appropriate clinical records, clinical noted, and reports
to the primary physician any changes in the patient's condition.
Submits these records in accordance with Organization policy. 8.
Maintains contact/communication with other personnel involved in
the patient's care to promote coordinated, efficient care. 9.
Attends and contributes to in services, case conferences, and other
meetings as required by Organization policy to ensure coordinated
and comprehensive plans of care for the patients. 10. Identifies
patients and family/caregiver needs for other home health services
and refers as appropriate. 11. Instructs patient's and
family/caregiver and other Organization health care personnel in
the patient's treatment regime when indicated and appropriate. 12.
Supervises Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants according to
Organization policy and State regulations. 13. When Occupational
Therapy is the only skilled service provided, supervised and
evaluates Home Health Aide every two (2) weeks. 14. Participates in
discharge planning for the patient. The above statements are
intended to be representative summary of the major duties and
responsibilities performed by the incumbent of this position. The
incumbents may be requested to perform job related tasks other than
those stated in this description. Qualifications: Graduate of an
Occupational Therapy curriculum accredited jointly by the Committee
on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the American
Medical Association and the American Occupational Therapy
Association. Registered with the National Registration Examination
of the American Occupational Therapy Association. Minimum of two
(2) years clinical experience as an Occupational Therapist.
Demonstrates good verbal and written communication skills. Strong
organizational Skills. Possess and maintains current CPR
certification. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
Employer for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion,
gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation,
status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a
qualified individual with a disability and any other basis
protected by federal, state or local laws. #DHS123 For more
information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below.
Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept
applications through our website.
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