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  • Occupational Therapist

    Job Locations US-MA-Marlborough
    Requisition ID
    2018-5412
    Position Category
    Rehabilitation
    Position Type
    Per Diem
  • Overview

    Great new Career Opportunity in Home Care!

     

    Now Hiring – Occupational Therapist – Marlborough,Massachusetts

     

    Per-Diem

     

    Ascend Home Health - is part of the Ascend family of Healthcare Companies. Our mission is to define excellence within the health care community. We are dedicated to inspiring people to live better lives through innovative health and wellness programs, products and services. We treat residents, their families and each other with respect, dignity and compassion. Through a collaborative and consultative approach, we strive to provide a framework of strength and stability for our patients, families and associates. We work to maintain the highest standards of care and service for our patients, families and valued employees.

     

    We are proud to Offer:

    • Competitive Salaries
      • Comprehensive Healthcare Benefits
      • 401(k) Retirement Plan
      • Paid Time Off
      • Mileage Reimbursement
      • Opportunities to advance and grow your career
      • And More!

     

    If working with people who are dedicated, compassionate, and concerned about their patients is essential to you, then you'll appreciate being a part of our team. We've built a strong reputation on the outstanding level of care that we provide.

     

    Ascend Home Health Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer

    EEO/AA/M/F/DV

    Responsibilities

    The Occupational Therapist is responsible for, but not limited to:

    1. Greets customers in a friendly and welcoming manner. Creates a positive first impression. Smiles, projects a positive attitude.
    2. Through the continuous improvement of standards of practice and by providing a safe and secure environment the customer will be assured a sense of safety and well-being, free from risk and harm.
    3. Contributes to the effectiveness of the department/unit by remaining within the acceptable standard of the Agency's Attendance/Tardiness Control Policy.
    4. Assumes responsibility for a patient caseload, demonstrating clinical expertise with specific diagnosis which include functional disorders such as ADL and self-care deficits.
    5. Occupational therapy includes providing assessment, treatment and intervention to patients with performance dysfunction or potential for dysfunction in areas of activities of daily living.
    6. Provides consultation and counseling to patients, as well as families, caregivers and other service providers related to the dysfunction. Establishes household management routines to assist in improving independence and physical functioning.
    7. Provision of services relates to evaluating the patients level of function and performance components. Instructs in the use of ADL, adaptive equipment, orthotic and assistive devices.
    8. Evaluate treatment outcomes to assess effectiveness. Coordinating the transition of a patient to facilitate or prepare for change from one functional level to another. Coordinators discharge and identifies need for post discharge plan.
    9. Documents plan of care and all services provided. Maintains patient records according to Agency policy.

    Qualifications

    Education:

    Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy

     

    Professional Experience:

    • Massachusetts license required. 
    • 3+ years experience in Home Health.

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