Home Health Occupational Therapist

Career Title: Home Health Occupational Therapist
City: Pueblo
State: Colorado

At Abode Hospice and Home Health, our primary ambition is to bring first-class care to the warmest, and most serene environment possible: home. We provide the full spectrum of hospice and home health services, thoughtfully tailored to patients and families, with focused attention given to individual needs and preferences. We are proud to have some of the best and brightest individuals in the health care industry working with us. Join a team that works together to make a difference in the lives of those we serve!

We are seeking a Full-Time, Occupational Therapist for our Pueblo, CO location to serve the areas South of 1-70 in Denver. This position will work Monday-Friday during daytime business hours around 32 hours a week.

Job duties of this rewarding position include:

· Evaluating patient’s functional status and home environment

· Identifying equipment needs and participating in the development of the total plan of care

· Developing treatment program and establishing goals for improved function

· Teaching new skills, retraining in once familiar daily activity skills, fabricating splints, training in use of prosthetic and/or orthotic devices

· Maintaining appropriate clinical records and communication with other personnel involved in patient’s care

· Supervising Occupational Therapy Assistants according to organization policy and state regulations

· Participating in discharge planning

Ideal candidates should have the following qualifications:

· Graduate of an occupational therapist education program accredited by the ACOTE

· Licensed to practice occupational therapy in the state of Colorado

· 2 years clinical experience

· Home care experience required

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $74,860.00 – $86,680.00 per year