- Ventura, CA 93001 US
Occupational Therapist (OT)
Full Time Permanent OT in a peds home health at Ventura, CA
Must be bilingual.
Make initial evaluation visits to patients and develop and implement an appropriate plan of care based on the patient’s physical, social and cultural environment. Use various tests to determine patient’s individualized needs related to functionality status, activities of daily living/ADL’s, and fine motor coordination as they relate to the patient’s. Perform manual and functional therapy exercises and activities with the patient. Complete safety assessments of the patient’s residence, providing recommendations to multidisciplinary staff, family and caregivers. Instruct and educate families and caregivers in the use adaptive equipment and environmental modifications. Revise patient’s plan of care as necessary, and document clinical and progress notes the day of service. Qualifications/Skill sets:
Graduate of an ACOTE accredited occupational therapy education program. Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an OT in this state. Current CPR Certification. Minimum 1 year recent work experience as an OT. Must have a valid driver’s license and current automobile insurance. Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and communicating with patients and caregivers. Ability to meet productivity expectations, organize tasks and manage time effectively. Work independently without supervision, and use good judgment in difficult situations. Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.