Home Health Occupational Therapist

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POST DATE 8/10/2016
END DATE 10/22/2016

Signature Hospice Bellevue, WA

Company
Signature Hospice
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-1361
AJE Ref #
575838345
Location
Bellevue, WA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

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Full-Time Home Health Occupational Therapist!



Signature Home Health - 1510 140th Avenue NE Suite 100 - Bellevue, Washington 98005



Coverage: Snohomish County Area



The Home Health Occupational Therapist/OT provides rehabilitative and skilled occupational therapy services to patients in their place of residence.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Make initial evaluation visits to patients and develop and implement an appropriate plan of care based on the patient s physical, social and cultural environment.

* Use various tests to determine patient s individualized needs related to functionality status, activities of daily living/ADL s, and fine motor coordination as they relate to the patient s.

* Perform manual and functional therapy exercises and activities with the patient.

* Complete safety assessments of the patient s residence, providing recommendations to multidisciplinary staff, family and caregivers.

* Instruct and educate families and caregivers in the use adaptive equipment and environmental modifications.

* Instruct and supervise Signature caregivers, CNA s, and COTA s.

* Revise patient s plan of care as necessary, and document clinical and progress notes the day of service.

QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLSETS:

* Graduate of an ACOTE accredited occupational therapy education program.

* Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an OT in this state.

* Current CPR Certification.

* Minimum 1 year recent work experience as an OT.

* Must have a valid driver s license and current automobile insurance.

* Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and communicating with patients and caregivers.

* Ability to meet productivity expectations, organize tasks and manage time effectively.

* Work independently without supervision, and use good judgment in difficult situations.

* Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.



Signature Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer



Please apply on line for this position here:



https://careers-4signatureservice.icims.com



Jennifer Hartzell

Signature Services Regional Recruiter
Tel: 503-783-7231 | F: 503-783-6102

JHartzell@4signatureservice.com |www.4signatureservice.com

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Upon hire, all employees will be drug tested, criminal background checked and DMV checked for driving company vehicles. If you have any questions regarding the employment checks, please contact the human resource department.

The mission of Signature Hospice, Home Health, and Home Care is to enhance the life of every person we serve. The Signature team are compassionate professionals with a calling to help others. Signature understands there is no better feeling than connecting with your patients, your team, and your colleagues. It is a feeling we promote every day, because we live it every day just like you. We know that promoting a rich, satisfying work environment for our clinicians is key to our success!

Signature Companies full and part time employee benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, health improvement/wellness program, flexible spending accounts, ID and Medical ID theft restoration services, AD&D coverage, education reimbursement and online training programs, generous Paid Time Off, and employer paid life insurance and short term disability.

Signature Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer