Occupational Therapist



Posting Date June 17, 2017
Job Title Occupational Therapist
Specialty OT
Hours FT
Overview
Overview:
Provide comprehensive rehabilitation services to members of the community who need these services.  This OT position will allow you to utilize and develop your skills in case management, falls prevention, specialty equipment ordering, wound care and more.   We offer:  
  • A true patient-centered organization
  • One-on-one time with patients
  • Outstanding benefits
  • Excellent training and preceptor program 
  • Flexible schedule
Responsibilities:
*Performs a comprehensive assessment including physiological, psychological and environmental factors.  Utilizes appropriate techniques and materials. *Encourages and promotes patient/family independence. *Develops, evaluates and revises patient care goals in conjunction with the patient and family. *Coordinates goal directed, cost effective care for primary resources to deliver comprehensive individualized care. *Communicates with MD, family and interdisciplinary care providers to clarify care and increase awareness of significant changes in conditionin a timely manner. *Maintains effective working relationshipswith patients/families, referral sources, physicians, community resources and insurance representatives. *Provide patient and family with appropriate information and materials necessary to support the learning process, i.e. home exercise program sheets and instruction sheets.  Document teaching and learner response to teachings.
Qualifications Qualifications: Graduation from an approved school of occupational therapy. At least one year of experience as a registered therapist (OT) in a rehabilitation or acute care setting. Ability to work independently, to be self-motivated and well organized.
Agency / Location Home Health VNA, Inc.
360 Merrimack Street, Bldg. #9
Lawrence, MA 01843
Contact Information Human Resources

360 Merrimack Street
Bldg. 9
Lawrence, MA 01843
Phone: 1-800-933-5593
Fax:
Email: info@homehealthfoundation.org
Website: http://www.homehealthfoundation.org/careers/
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