Occupational Therapist - OT in Home Care at Gentiva Health Services
Florence, Alabama 35630

Job Description

Posted Date

18 April, 2012

Occupational Therapist - Gentiva Home Health

I believe that better care begins at home.
Compassionate care, uncompromising service and clinical excellence - that's what Gentivar patients have come to expect from our occupational therapists for nearly 40 years. Gentiva, America's homecare leader, has set the clinical standard for today's fastest-growing segment of healthcare - homecare. By creating innovative solutions that lead to high-quality patient outcomes, Gentiva's patient-centered approach improves quality of life and independence. With Gentiva, great healthcare has come home.

I believe I can make a difference.
Gentiva occupational therapists make a real difference in people's lives every single day by delivering comprehensive patient-focused services such as nursing, therapy and rehab to more than 500,000 patients a year through an interdisciplinary team approach to care.

I believe in working for a company that cares as much as I do.
Gentiva offers our occupational therapists a unique employment package that includes:
  • Innovative specialties with cutting-edge training and development.
  • Flexible full-time, benefited pay per visit and part-time positions.
  • Greater control of your weekly schedule.
  • Comprehensive benefits which include competitive pay with direct deposit, medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability, life insurance, a generous PTO package, paid holidays, 401(k), tuition reimbursement and much more.

I believe my work is my calling.

As an Occupational Therapist, you will:
  • Assess and screen patients' daily living and working skills. Develop a therapeutic retraining program with measurable objectives.
  • Administer and interpret diagnostic and prognostic tests of function to patients in their homes to assist the physician in evaluating the patient's level of function.
  • Confer with the patients' physicians and clinical team members. Participate in development and revision of the Plan of Care Treatment.
  • Provide therapeutic treatment and instruction to patients in accordance with physician orders to improve and restore strength, coordination, range of motion and function.

In addition, a Gentiva Occupational Therapist:

  • Has the autonomy to make individualized patient-centered decisions for optimal clinical care.
  • Works with other highly skilled clinicians through a multi- or interdisciplinary team approach.
  • Benefits from the award-winning Gentiva University for clinical and professional development courses for advanced training and free continuing education credits.
  • Has access to the latest tools, research and techniques through the Gentiva Health Education Center.

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Gentiva Health Services

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