Occupational Therapist (OT) Weymouth, Pembroke Area 8/21/2016
Partners HealthCare at Home(PHC and PHH)
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Partners HealthCare at Home serves patients from rehabilitation after illness or injury, to chronic disease management. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality specialized care designed to meet the patients unique needs with the goal of optimizing independence and quality of life. Our clinicians are highly skilled and able to function both independently and as part of an interdisciplinary team.
We value the uniqueness of our employees who are a reflection of the communities and patients that we serve. Our attractive and comprehensive benefits package is designed to meet the needs of our employees.
Provide occupational therapy services to patients in their place of residence who have impairments, cognitive aand/or physical resulting from injury, disease, disability or other causes. Patients may range in age from birth to over 100 years. Collaborate with patient, family, physician and other allied health professionals to identify patient needs and coordinate services to meet those needs. Manage technical, environmental and financial resources.
Develop plan of care that is patient and family focused and instituting standardized interventions for goal oriented outcomes
Daily documentation in computerized system accurately reflects objectivity and measurability
Application of standard treatment procedures, Teaching is provided to patients and caregivers
Interdisciplinary communication occurs regularly
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Two years experience in acute care, rehab or homecare as an Occupational Therapist
Registered with the Board of Registration in Massachusetts.
Ability to work with various computer software required and knowledge of hand-held patient care computer devices preferred
Strong customer service skills and ability to work with diverse populations
Excellent verbal, written and electronic communications skills
Ability to prioritize work and adapt to changing situations
Travel required within PHHs geographic area
PHH is committed to diversity in the workplace which begins with respect and opportunity for all. PHH takes affirmative action to ensure that equal employment opportunity is provided to all persons regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, age, ancestry, veteran status, disability or any other basis that would be inconsistent with any applicable ordinance or law.