- Santa Clara, CA 95054 US
Adult day Health Program in Santa Clara needs a Part-Time, or Full-Time OT. This can also be a contractor position depending on the candidates preference. The job duties are:
1- Evaluates all participants’ physical condition and functional status.
2- Provides occupational therapy treatment.
3- Trains and instructs RN supervising the maintenance program.
4- Records on participant's charts as services are provided.
5- Works in close cooperation with staff and participants as a member of the Multidisciplinary Team.
* Knowledge of the principles and procedures relating to occupational therapy and how they apply specifically to frail elderly.
* Skill in assessing/reassessing the functional capabilities of frail elderly; in identifying/establishing individual treatment programs for occupational therapy; in administering the prescribed occupational therapy program; in communicating the principles of occupational therapy to other staff members; and in keeping accurate, on-going records of individual therapy programs.
* Licensed by the Occupational Therapy Board of California.
* Experience with the frail elderly or chronically ill persons and as a member of the Multidisciplinary Team.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract
Salary: $35.00 to $45.00 /hour (plus benefits, if hired as full-time)