Mercy Medical Center Clinton OCUPATIONAL THERAPIST - HOME HEALTH CARE in United States

Department:

40064_40075 LAH OT

Expected Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Position Purpose:

Job Description Details:

Mercy Home Health Care has a need for a Full-time Occupational Therapist for the St. Mary's branch.

Consults, evaluates, plans and administers skilled Occupational Therapy services prescribed by a physician to homebound patients to restore function, relieve pain and prevent disability following illness, disease, injury, or surgery. Collaborates with Inter-disciplinary team members to assure patient's needs are met, and quality of care is achieved. When acting as the patient care manager, will manage, oversee and provide primary patient care delivery to a select group of patients supporting the patient centered care model, assuring quality and maintaining open communication. Interacts with any and all members of the care group both internal and external to the organization as needed.

1 year of clinical practice as a licensed Occupational Therapist required.

Currently licensed to practice as a Occupational Therapist in applicable state.

Working knowledge in navigating through Excel and utilization of Microsoft Outlook and Word. Excellent communication and problem solving skills. Excellent organization and time management skills. Ability to multi-task. Excellent inter-personal skills, and ability to work with an Inter-Disciplinary Team approach. Self confident and assertive, flexible, reliable and dependable. Positive, can do attitude. Currently licensed or eligible for a license to operate an automobile in the applicable state. CPR certification. Regular availability to work.

Recent home care experience preferred.

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Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health offers rewarding careers in a community environment with all the advantages of working at one of the nation's largest health systems. We provide high-quality, people-centered care in 22 states through our network of hospitals, facilities, community-based services, and continuing care locations - including home care, hospice, Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), and senior living facilities. If you are looking for a rewarding clinical or administrative position, you'll find exceptional career possibilities, opportunities for advancement and a job with meaning at Trinity Health.

Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues across 22 states. We honor and embrace a diverse representation of people, ideas and backgrounds. Our dedication to diversity is evident in our commitment to training, education, recruitment, retention and development, as well as community partnerships and supplier diversity.

Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences and health practices of the communities we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive outcomes. We recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world, and that our differences not only serve to unite us, but also lead to innovative solutions.