- Santa Maria, CA 93454 US
Home Health Occupational Therapist
Seeking an Occupational Therapist (OTR) for a very flexible position in home health care- you make your own schedule as far as when you start and end. In addition, we will entertain full-time or part-time Occupational Therapists for this position. The pay and benefits for this Occupational Therapy position are very generous. A full-time occupational therapist can make up to 98,000 per year depending on experience. This Occupational Therapist (OTR) position is in the Home Health setting doing homecare visits with adult and geriatric patients. Each homecare visit takes about 30 minutes of direct patient care time (can take more or less depending on what is going on with the patient) and with travel you can get each visit done in an hour, give or take, however you are only required to see 4-6 patients per day for full-time. Home care experience is not required, however the Occupational Therapist must have at least a year of experience in any setting (In other words must have had your license for at least one year but we will accept occupational therapists who have worked in the SNF setting, hospital setting, homecare setting, etc.). This Occupational Therapy position is with a homecare company that has been in business many years, therefore it has stability and longevity. PAY RATE FOR THE HOME HEALTHCARE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST The Occupational Therapist will get paid up to $47.26 per hour, which ends up being $98,000 per year depending on experience level. This homecare OT position pays on an hourly rate instead of per visit, so the therapist is guaranteed their pay no matter what. (However if the therapist absolutely wants a per visit rate, that could be worked out.) BENEFITS FOR THE HOMECARE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST - Benefits start on the first of the month after 30 days. - Several different health insurance plans to choose from. - Health Savings Account (HSA) - Dental - Vision - Life insurance is paid for by the employer-- so each employee gets 25,000 in Free life insurance. - Disability insurance. - Paid Time Off (PTO) accrued is 3.5 weeks and increases with longevity. - 403B Retirement Savings Plan - Scholarship program to upgrade one's nursing education. - Free Gym membership discount - Computerized documentation system so that you only have to come into the office for supplies and meetings. - Company phone provided - Paid mileage-- all field staff receive 53 cents per mile driven (which ends up being a small paycheck in itself). REQUIREMENTS OF THE HOME HEALTH OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST POSITION: The Occupational Therapist must either have a Bachelor's, Master's, or Doctorate degree in Occupational Therapy to qualify for this job as well as a license to practice OTR in the state. The Occupational Therapist must also either be a US citizen or have your green card- no exceptions. No homecare experience required, however the Occupational Therapist must have at least one year of licensed experience in any setting. We will accept therapists with any of the following experiences: SNF, skilled nursing facility, nursing home, subacute rehab, acute rehab, hospital, medical center, home health, homecare, home care, home healthcare, home health care, adult rehabilitation, rehab hospital, acute rehab unit, subacute rehab unit, healthcare center, rehab center, health and rehab center, VNA, VNS, vising nurse association, geriatric rehab. ***We will be emailing all Occupational Therapist candidates follow-up questions so please be watching your email that you used to apply to this position. Other Keywords: Visiting Nurse Association, Visiting Nurse Services, VNS, VNA, Home Health, Homecare, Home Care Home Therapist, Home Health Care, Home Healthcare, Home Visits, Home Therapist, Homecare Occupational Therapist, Home Health Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapy, OTR, OTR/L, MOT, DOT, SNF, skilled nursing facility, nursing home, subacute rehab, acute rehab, hospital, medical center, home health, adult rehabilitation, rehab hospital, acute rehab unit, subacute rehab unit, healthcare center, rehab center, health and rehab center, geriatric rehab.