COTA

Tooele, UT

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Job Description

 At Harmony Home Health & Hospice, we are committed to being the Provider and Employer of Choice in each of the communities we serve. We believe we can accomplish this by making a difference in the lives of those we come into contact with, every single day.

With over 450 employees in five locations, Harmony is an industry leader in the communities we serve. We are looking for individuals who share and uphold our values including: compassion, quality, teamwork, honesty, trust, innovation, and enthusiasm. Partnering with Harmony provides you with access to over 16 years of Home Care and Hospice.

This position evaluates and implements occupational therapy to patients with musculoskeletal injuries or to patients with other acute or chronic physical disabilities through the use of occupational therapy techniques to relieve pain, restore physical functioning an facilitate independence.  The occupational therapist may be involved in the prevention of disabilities or injury reoccurrence.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities *

The following information is intended to be representative of the work to be performed by incumbents in this position and is not all-inclusive.

  • Provide treatment as ordered and approved by the attending physician and Occupational Therapist.
  • Evaluate the home environment and make recommendations.
  • Establishes plan of treatment and goals based on the referral and evaluation of functional skills, developmental reflexes, muscle strength, tone and coordination, sensation tests, and other measures to ensure rapid patient recovery.
  • Implements therapy according to the established plan, utilizing appropriate providers, equipment and techniques within the scope of occupational therapy.
  • Recommends adaptive equipment, completes the equipment justification forms, and arranges for the delivery of equipment.
  •  Participates in in-services, medical conferences, staff meetings, continuing education courses, team meetings and other related activities.

 

Harmony Home Health & Hospice is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Skills & Requirements

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must be a licensed COTA in the practicing state.
  • Experience in Home Health preferred but not required
  • Effective written and oral communication skills and good interpersonal skills.
  • Current HIPAA and harassment trainings, TB screening, CPR certification, Background check.
  • Non-Compete agreement to be kept on file.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality at all times.
  • Demonstrates effective time management and organizational skills; provides patients visits as scheduled; completes patient care within the designated time.
  • Follows frequency of visits set by physician.
  • Must be a licensed COTA in New Mexico