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Occupational Therapist

Circle of Care Pediatric Home Healthcare Company is looking for individuals to fill immediate positions for an Occupational Therapist for patients in the home, daycare or community setting as prescribed by the attending physician.

 

About us:

 

Home health services agency that focuses on providing in home and community based therapies for children up to 20 years old.

 

Our Mission:

 

Our mission is to be an active participant in the fabric of our growing and changing community by providing high quality and value driven compassionate care while continuously improving the home health services provided to our patients.

 

Job Summary:

 

The occupational therapist is a qualified professional person who directs, supervises, evaluates and provides occupational therapy services to patients in the home as prescribed by the attending physician.

 

 

 

Qualifications:

 

- Executive Council for Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Examiners (ECPTOTE)

- At least a Bachelor’s degree

- One (1) full year of supervised work experience preferred

- Licensure or certification by the state of Texas as an OTR ( Registered Occupational Therapist)

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

 Participate in the development and periodic revision of the plan of care

 Schedules, plans activities and provides rehabilitative services for occupational therapy

 Records type of treatment and patient’s reaction to it on clinical/progress notes, which are written on the day of the visit and incorporated in  the patient’s record weekly.

 Maintains adequate records on all patient’s, including summary reports

 Utilizes community resources and Agency personnel for proper referral

 Selects and administers diagnostic and therapeutic techniques and materials

 Instructs and counsels other health team personnel and family members in methods of assisting patient in improving, correcting, and  accepting his/her disabilities

 Supervise the COTA as follows: Follow guidelines for supervision as outlined by the Executive Council for Physical Therapy and Occupational  Therapy Examiners Attends case conferences as requested Participates in staff development activities and in-service education as requested Confirms, on a weekly basis, the scheduling of visits with the Patient Care Coordinator to coordinate necessary Notifies Agency of absences due to illness, emergency leave, normal vacation periods, or special professional meetings, which will all affect    agreed services with the Agency. Participates with staff, patient, and physician in discharge planning activities and completes the occupational therapy discharge summary    within the designated framework of the Agency policies.

 

 

Organizational Relationship:

The Occupational Therapist reports directly to the Director of Rehabilitation

 

 

 

Special Requirements:

 

- Reliable transportation

- Must have a car with current insurance coverage; and

- Valid state driver’s license

 

 

We Offer:

 

- 10 PTO days a year

- 100% Employer paid monthly insurance premiums for you and 50% paid for your dependents

- Employer matching 401K up to 4%

- Training

- Competitive Occupational Therapist salary; paid bi-weekly

- Opportunities for over-productivity pay

- Locations include El Paso, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, and Austin.

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