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  • ID
    #51376517
  • Salary
    TBD
  • Source
    Centers Plan for Healthy Living
  • Date
    2024-04-02
  • Deadline
    2024-06-01

Homecare Occupational Therapist - Per-Diem and Full Time (Field Based)Bronx, NY, USA ● Brooklyn, NY, USA ● Manhattan, New York, NY, USA ● Queens, NY, USA ● Staten Island, NY, USA Req #1228 Monday, April 1, 2024Occupational TherapistWe are expanding and seeking compassionate Occupational Therapist to provide home-based OT services. As a participating team member, you will provide therapy services to patients needing to develop, recover and maintain occupational skills. Our Occupational therapists help patients of all ages who have limited abilities establish, develop and/or maintain the ability to complete daily functions and tasks. Through regular therapy sessions, occupational therapists work one-on-one with patients, focusing on their individual needs to help them achieve improved quality of life and a sense of independence. Qualifications:

Helps patient to develop, recover, or maintain daily living and work skills

Aids patients in improving their basic motor functions and reasoning abilities

Assists patients in performing all types of activities such as dressing, cooking and eating

Incorporates physical exercises to increase patients’ strength and dexterity

Instructs patients with permanent disabilities in the use of adaptive equipment, such as wheelchairs and orthotics

Designs or makes special equipment needed at home or work

Assesses patients’ home for hazards, recommends restorative or safety adaptations

Provides guidance to family members and caregivers in safe and effective methods of caring for individuals

Evaluates patients’ progress and prepares reports that detail progress

Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting

Position Requirements

Graduate of an accredited OT program

Current OT license, in good standing with the State licensing board

Minimum of one (1) year OT experience, in corresponding setting

Federal and State required credentials current and on file

Cognitive skills as related to the position

Other details

Pay Type Hourly

Min Hiring Rate $80.00

Max Hiring Rate $90.00

Travel Required Yes

Travel % 100

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Bronx, NY, USA

Brooklyn, NY, USA

Manhattan, New York, NY, USA

Queens, NY, USA

Staten Island, NY, USA

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