Occupational Therapist - Home Health, Edmonds Territory (Per Diem)
Company: Evergreen Healthcare
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating
and providing skilled care to patients requiring occupational
therapy services to patients in the home, in conjunction with the
patient, family and the interdisciplinary team, as ordered by the
physician. The OT will be responsible for clinical outcomes as well
as industry benchmarks.
Provide, coordinate and oversee skilled intermittent care to
patients and include instruction and education of patients and/or
caregivers to promote maximal functional status, in the patient's
Regularly evaluates and re-evaluates patient status.
Initiates, develops, implements and revises the patient's plan
of care (POC).
Addresses all problems identified in the POC.
Provides educational information to the patient/family/caregiver
concerning knowledge deficits or needs regarding the patient's
Communicates with other disciplines involved in the case as
Reports signs/symptoms signaling a change in patient condition
to the patient's physician and case manager as needed.
Reassesses the patient within 48 hours following a change in
patient condition or discharge from a 24-hour or longer hospital
stay, or as ordered by the physician.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
Qualifications and Requirements
License, Certification, Education or Experience:
REQUIRED for the position:
- Current OT licensure to practice Occupational Therapy in
- Recent applicable clinical experience in a medical/ surgical
unit, rehab, or home health setting.
- Current Washington State Driver's license and proof of
- Current Healthcare Provider BLS certification by date of
- Reliable transportation
DESIRED for the position:
- Bachelors, Masters, or Doctorate in Occupational Therapy
Keywords: Evergreen Healthcare, Edmonds , Occupational Therapist - Home Health, Edmonds Territory (Per Diem), Other , Edmonds, Washington
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