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Occupational Therapist Assistant, Home Health Full Time-McHenry County

Company: CenterWell Home Health
Location: Hampshire
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionAs a Home Health Occupational Therapist Assistant, you will:This will cover McHenry CountyProvide therapy services planned, delegated and supervised by the qualified Occupational Therapist in accordance with the patient's Plan of Treatment.Assist in the implementation of vocational/education programs and activities established by registered Occupational Therapist designed to restore, reinforce, and enhance task performances, diminish or correct pathology, and to promote/maintain health and self-sufficiency.Design/adapt equipment and working and/or living environment. Fabricate devices to assist and improve function and independence and participation in the program and/or community where possible.Provide therapeutic treatment and instruction to patients as directed by the qualified Occupational Therapist and in accordance with physician orders to improve/restore strength, coordination, range-of-motion and function or teach compensation measures.Report information and observations to Occupational Therapist and/or Clinical supervisor, document observed information in patient records and prepares clinical notes. Assist with preparation of progress reports. Maintain and submit documentation as required by the Company and/or facility.Instruct patients and family members regarding home programs as well as care and use of adaptive equipment.Participate in care coordination and discharge planning activities and act as a resource to other health care personnel in meeting patient's needs.Design community reintegration activities, as appropriate, to assist the client in the physical reconditioning effort, and/or the psychological adjustment and coordinate the plan with members of the interdisciplinary team.Required Experience/Skills:Current and unrestricted OTA licensureMinimum of six months occupational therapist assistant experience preferredHome Health experience a plusCurrent CPR certificationGood organizational and communication skillsThis role requires full COVID-19 vaccinationRequired SkillsTogether, we can raise the bar on home healthcareKindred at Home, soon becoming CenterWell--- Home Health, is one of the nation's leading providers of home care, with an incredible team of compassionate clinicians who deliver high-quality, specialty care to patients. Many of our clinicians live in the same neighborhoods they serve - providing the much-needed care to people in their community.As a company, we strive to lead by example and show employees the same compassion and care we expect them to show patients. We provide employees the resources, stability and job flexibility they truly deserve. We help them fulfill their personal and professional goals while enjoying industry-leading benefits, competitive salaries, opportunities for career and professional growth, and a healthy work/life balance.Part of Humana's Home Solution businessKindred at Home, soon becoming CenterWell Home Health, cares for nearly 80,000 patients every day in over 350 locations, across 38 states. As part of Humana Inc., we create experiences that put patients at the center, working in collaboration with healthcare providers to bring multidisciplinary care directly to the comfort and safety of home. The result is easy, comprehensive and personalized care that helps patients lead healthier, happier lives.Caring for people who care for our patientsExperience has shown us that supporting and nurturing employees helps them become the best version of themselves and more compassionate, committed home health professionals. That's why CenterWell Home Health never stops working to improve the employee experience. Our people are our greatest resource, and we are committed to creating an environment they enjoy stepping into every day.World-class employee benefitsCompetitive pay and benefits package50% matching 401(k) contributions up to 6%Career advancement opportunitiesTuition reimbursement programAdvanced Continuing Education (CE) accredited trainingRequired ExperienceJoin Our Team! Check out our video to get a glimpse of a day in the life of our Home Health team - Home Health To learn more, please contact your local recruiter at (toll free) 855-KND-AT-HOME or apply online. Our Recruiters are ready to help you start a new and rewarding career with Kindred at Home.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Keywords: CenterWell Home Health, Elgin , Occupational Therapist Assistant, Home Health Full Time-McHenry County, Healthcare , Hampshire, Illinois

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