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Aveanna HHH - Occupational Therapist (VNE) in Duluth, Minnesota

HHH - Occupational Therapist (VNE)

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Requisition #:

117956

Location:

Duluth, MN 55807

Category:

OT

Recover Health is now a part of the Aveanna Healthcare family of companies.

Occupational Therapist

Hours - Full Time

Location - Duluth and the surrounding area

Position Overview

Aveanna Healthcare has grown tremendously during the past year, and through a series of exciting acquisitions we’ve expanded the scope of our business into home health and hospice.

As an Aveanna Occupational Therapist you will utilize your clinical expertise to assess, teach, and deliver therapy interventions and treatment directed by the Physician as established in the home health plan of care. You will collaborate with interdisciplinary team members, receiving and providing pertinent updates to optimize patient well-being.

Why Join our Team?

An Occupational Therapy career with Aveanna in the home health setting offers schedule flexibility, one-on-one care and the opportunity to make a real difference. We bring patients the care and support they need to live independently and safely in their place of residence, where they want to be.

Hours:Part Time

Territory:Alexandria and the surrounding area

Essential Job Functions:

  • Perform initial and ongoing assessments to evaluate mobility, coordination, strength and current level of function.

  • Responsible for administration, evaluation, and interpretation of tests and measurements to determine functional goals and outcomes.

  • Provide a written evaluation and plan of care defining occupational therapy needs, goals, progress and expected outcomes.

  • Delivery of occupational therapy services to comply with prescribed physician orders.

  • Maintains plan of care by performing timely documentation of client performance, modifying goals and treatment as needed, and determine discharge care plans as appropriate.

  • Responsible for discharge planning, including collaborating and educating the patient and his/her caretakers on home exercise plan to follow discharge.

  • Participates in coordination of services with health care team, physicians, parent/guardians, nurses, etc.

  • Documents according to policy and procedure and requires minimal supervision or instruction.

  • Documents effectively resulting in no technical or clinical denials subsequent to review of documentation by payers

  • Maintain effective communication between staff, healthcare team members and family.

Serve as a resource consultant for clinical staff.

  • Supervises other personnel (OTA, HHA) as applicable.

  • Completes OASIS assessments where allowed by state professional practice and regulation.

  • Follow policies and procedures and conforms to all applicable patient care standards, licensure regulations and state laws.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited university/program.

  • Current, unrestricted state license as an Occupational Therapist in the state of practice

  • Demonstrated proficiency in clinical assessments, documentation and compliance with policies and procedures

Preferred:

  • Strong organization and communication skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Time management

  • Proven relationship-builder

  • Experience in Home Health Therapy and completion of OASIS documentation

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action: Aveanna provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Aveanna complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

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