Occupational Therapist - Home Health
Employment Type: Full-Time
Providence is calling a Occupational Therapist (per diem / pay-per-visit / day shift) to Providence Little Company Of Mary Home Health.
This position provides coverage for West LA and surrounding areas.
Please upload a current resume reflecting all relevant experience.
Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with additional questions from our MODERN HIRE system.
We are seeking a Occupational Therapist who will provide home health occupational therapy within the Occupational Therapy Professional Scope of Practice, to restore function and prevent disability following disease or injury; assist the patient in reaching maximum ability within the limits of his/her capabilities and the disease process.
Required qualifications for this position include:
* Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy, from an approved program according to Medicare guidelines
* Current Registration in Occupational Therapy
* Requires a valid driver's license with no excessive violations or accidents
* Requires maintaining the minimum state requirements for auto insurance
* BLS Certification
* 1 year experience in acute care, rehabilitation, or home care
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
* Home care experience
About the home health you will serve.
As an integral part of the respected Providence Health & Services for over 25 years, our highly skilled healthcare professionals provide a full range of home health and clinical specialty programs to patients experiencing an illness, hospitalization or surgery or, for those receiving treatment for a chronic or acute illness. Providence Home Health embraces everyone from new mothers and their babies to the elderly with chronic health problems.
Our team of health care professionals starts with the patient and his or her physician and may include: registered nurses; certified home health aides; social workers; physical, occupational and speech therapists. Our specialty care includes patient assessment and monitoring; beside protime monitoring; IV therapy; total parenteral nutrition; gastric feeding tube (G-Tube) for long-term enteral nutrition; V.A.C. therapy used to promote healing in acute or chronic wounds, fight infection and enhance healing of burns; pain management; injections; and ostomy management. From same-day referrals and a smooth transition from hospital to home, to attentive follow-up and communication with your own doctor, we provide care and support for you every step of the way to help restore your health to its fullest potential. Our goal is to equip our patients with the education and resources needed to regain and maintain good health.