Unique OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST Role at Industry-Leading Home Healthcare Company
Part Time -Altoona and Surrounding Areas
Grane Home Health Care, one of the leading providers of innovative, versatile home health care, seeks an inventive, experienced Occupational Therapist to join its growing team of therapeutic professionals. This role will work directly with Grane’s elderly in-home population, devising and executing cutting-edge care plans for patients. To be successful in this position, the Occupational Therapist will need to display strong compassion, knowledge, flexibility and a commitment to the agency’s unique care vision.
At Grane Home Health Care, our mission to provide rehabilitative care to patients so that they may independently function at the highest level they can achieve. With each patient interaction, we strive to become the leading provider of Home Health Care and Hospice Care, offering patients, families, and caregivers high satisfaction through strong clinical outcomes and our innovative approach tied to the center’s core values: devotion, honesty, dignity, and respect.
Overall, the Occupational Therapist will be responsible for delivering the highest quality therapy services, in keeping with established plans of care. The focus of all treatments will be on improving patients’ self-reliance and ability to perform essential tasks in their own home environments. Core tasks include:
The Occupational Therapist will be expected to demonstrate, through practice and documentation, strong knowledge of human physiology, pathology and diagnosis related to the discipline-specific aspects of ICD-9. All candidates should be graduates of an accredited baccalaureate school of occupational therapy, with a current state license to practice and registration with the American Occupational Therapy Association. Additionally, applicants should have 1-3 years’ experience as an occupational therapist in a home care setting, plus current CPR certification and a valid driver’s license. A master’s degree in occupational therapy and McKesson software experience are preferred, but not required.