Lifetime Care Occupational Therapist Full Time Monroe County in Rochester, New York

Description The Occupational Therapist administers agency standardized (OT) Occupational Therapy evaluations of patient functions and deficits consistent with requirements of homecare practice.

Essential Responsibilities/Accountabilities

Establishes a treatment plan of care for physician review and approval.

Documents treatment given and patient response for the clinical record.

Records summary and secures physician orders for continuing care.

Educates patient, family, and Home Health Aides as appropriate.

Participates in patient discharge planning to meet continuing care needs.

Participates in multi-disciplinary care conferences as indicated.

Secures medical equipment for patient as part of care plan.

Performs other duties, as assigned.

Consistently demonstrates high standards of integrity by supporting the Lifetime Healthcare Companies’ mission and values and adhering to the Corporate Code of Conduct.

Maintains high regard for member and patient privacy in accordance with the corporate privacy policies and procedures.

Regular reliable attendance is expected and required.

Requirements BS in Occupational Therapy from an accredited curriculum and at least 1 year of direct experience. Must have current licensure from NYS in (OT) Occupational Therapy. Demonstrated experience working with community resources using strong interpersonal dynamics, quality improvement strategies and techniques. Required ability to interpret and discuss written medical documentation. Expert skills in presenting case information. Bilingual skills are helpful.

Physical Requirements

In support of the Americans with Disabilities Act, this job description lists only those responsibilities and qualifications deemed essential to the position.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Requisition Number: 16-0830

Post Date: 7/18/2016

Title: Occupational Therapist Full Time Monroe County

Job Type: Full Time

City: Rochester

State: NY