OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST Indianapolis IN

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

Envision Healthcare
Indianapolis IN
Job Type: Full Time
Posting Date: 8/1/2020

OVERVIEWSt. Vincent Home Health is seeking a Occupational Therapist to our team at our Indianapolis office!We're Proud to Offer:Competitive Hourly Pay & Mileage ReimbursementMedical, Dental, Vision, Life, ST/LTD401K & MatchTuition ReimbursementSupportive LeadershipRoom For Professional GrowthRESPONSIBILITIESPOSITION SUMMARY:A licensed professional who provides coordinated care to patients of all age groups. Plans, implements, and evaluates patients care plans to restore or maintain patient well-being. Evaluated occupational roles and occupational performance of patients with physical, psychosocial and/or cognitive impairments. Provides intervention to deficits and elicits responses. Collaborates with interdisciplinary teamEssential Duties and Responsibilities:* Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)* Demonstrates commitment, professional growth, and competency; i.e., attending in-services, as required by regulation; participates in in-service programs* Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care for patients* Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payors* Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physician, and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services; provides appropriate referrals, as necessary* Performs initial and ongoing clinical assessments (Agency/OASIS); evaluates sensory-motor neuromuscular, psychosocial, and cognitive-perceptual components of occupational behavior.* Assesses physical, social, safety, and cultural components of the patient s occupational environment.* Teaches client/family disease process and treatments needed.* Fabricates and maintains adaptive equipment and hand splints* Performs and oversees other team members, when applicable, in the performance of patient care that is consistent with patients needs and desires, including home health aide and COTA supervision* Documents, prepares, and completes a Plan of Care, progress notes, phone orders, and other clinical record documentation on an ongoing basis, including identification of therapy barriers and desired outcomes and goal setting; revises the POC based on evaluation and ongoing assessment data; plans for discharge of patient* Adhere to all company policies and procedures* Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone s responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered. Report information systems security problems.Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:* Perform other duties as assiQUALIFICATIONSMinimum Qualifications:Education/Licensing/Certification:* Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy* Current State License as an Occupational Therapist* Valid Driver s License.* Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declinationExperience:* Two years experience as an Occupational Therapist in an acute care or rehabilitation setting.Knowledge and Skills:* Therapy skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.* Good interpersonal skills.* Knowledge of durable medical equipmentEnvision Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.