Occupational Therapist – Home Health AdventHealth Hendersonville
Location Address: Hendersonville and Surrounding Areas
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville
Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina
Co-workers that feel like family
You Will Be Responsible For:
Evaluate patients as assigned and collaborate with team members as appropriate for optimal patient care/service.
Establish POC with goals based on patient’s current level of functioning and potential for improvement and in accordance with physician orders.
Implement OT assessment and care plan, continuously evaluating the patient’s response to program and need for modification.
Identify specific, achievable goals in collaboration with the patient and/or caregiver under the physician’s direction.
Instruct patient and family in total OT program; including self-care and creative activities that are directed toward improving independence, physical and mental functioning.
Observation, recording, and reporting to the physician any reaction to treatment or changes in the client’s condition
What You Will Need:
Current NC license as Occupational Therapist and in good standing required
Current BLS certification required
Valid drivers’ license and current automobile insurance required.
Graduate of an occupational therapy curriculum accredited jointly by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the American Medical Association and the American Occupational Therapy
Responsible for the evaluation, planning, directing and administering of occupational therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician. Administer treatments and occupational agents as prescribed by a referring physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability. Assist patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of the capabilities
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.