Occupational Therapist



Posting Date March 2, 2021
Job Title Occupational Therapist
Specialty Therapy
Hours FT
Overview We are looking for a committed and patient-focused Occupational Therapist to develop, recover or maintain the daily living and work skills of people with physical, mental or developmental conditions. You will offer effective and client-centered services that will enable people to confidently and independently carry out everyday tasks or activities. The successful candidate will have an holistic perspective and will be able to adapt the environment to fit the person. Responsibilities Address client’s aspects of performance to support engagement in occupations that affect health, well-being and life quality Select and adapt the appropriate per case occupational therapy treatment model, method and approach to direct the process of interventions Apply interventions to maximize safety and performance in activities of daily living (ADL) and instrumental activities of daily living (IADL) Teach clients new ways of approaching tasks and educate them on how to break down activities into achievable components Assess client’s home and other environments and advice on alterations consistent with their needs and capabilities Recommend adaptive equipment and train in its use Guide and educate family members and caregivers Observe, note, and report on progress of long and short term treatment goals Collect data and document processes followed Regularly follow-up client
Qualifications Valid licence to practice occupational therapy BS degree or greater in occupational therapy
Agency / Location North Country Home Health & Hospice
536 Cottage St
Littleton, NH 03561
Contact Information Maryanne Aldrich
North Country Home Health & Hospice Agency
536 Cottage Street
Littleton, New Hampshire 03561
Phone: 6034448324
Fax:
Email: maldrich@nchhha.org
Website: www.NCHHHA.org
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