HealthPRO - Heritage

  • Occupational Therapist PRN

    Job Locations US-GA-Decatur
    Requisition ID
    2018-10590
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Therapy - Clinical Staff
    Position Type (Portal Searching)
    PRN/Per Diem
    Recruiter Name
    Tina Davis
    Recruiter Email
    tinadavis@healthpro-heritage.com
    Recruiter Number
    205-862-7802
    Job Class
    C
  • Overview

    Seeking PRN or part time Occupational Therapist for Senior Living faclity located in Decatur, GA.

     

    At HealthPro Heritage we hire people who share our vision, who work diligently and provide the kind of care that will help change patient's lives for the better. As an Associate, your dedication and commitment deserve respect and recognition. If you're looking for a career and straightforward and realistic 'care' expectations, maybe it's time to look at our company.

     

    Flexible work schedule can be offered! 

    Responsibilities

     

    • Conduct and document a thorough functional assessment of the resident, utilizing standardized procedures. Assessment of home/vocational and equipment needs.
    • Develop and implement an individualized treatment plan based on resident needs and containing achievable functional goals.
    • Instruct Assistants in treatment procedures to be utilized and provide close supervision while such staff members are working with residents.
    • Orient residents to program services and treatment procedures appropriate to their needs. Inform residents of any potential risk during any procedure.
    • Work with nursing staff, resident and families to maximize resident's use of functional abilities.
    • Establish and instruct resident and family/other caregiver in exercises and therapeutic procedures to be continued following discharge.
    • Assist in the referral process when a resident requires additional services following discharge. Maintain current knowledge of community resources.
    • Attend and participate in other department/facility meetings, as required.
    • Access continuing education opportunities appropriate to discipline and responsibilities in order to maintain clinical currency.
    • Participate in the quality improvement process by responding appropriately to results of medical record audits, resident/referral source satisfaction surveys, safety activities and regulatory requirements.
    • Act in compliance with Heritage Healthcare’s regulatory and professional standards and guidelines.
    • Promote the programs and services of Heritage Healthcare through formal and informal interactions with the community.
    • Adhere to company and facility policies and procedures and participate in facility quality improvement and safety programs.
    • Understands reimbursement by various payers and allocates therapy resources efficiently in accordance with resident goals and outcomes related to discharge destination.

     

     

     

     

    Qualifications

     

    • Bachelor/Masters of Science degree in Occupational Therapy.
    • Certification, if applicable, and demonstrated competency in identified areas of specialization.
    • Demonstrated ability to assess resident needs and develop and implement a comprehensive plan of care.
    • Knowledge of accreditation standards and compliance requirements.

     

     

    Recruiter : Email Address

    tinadavis@healthpro-heritage.com

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