Occupational Therapist (FT/PT/) - Amarillo *Sign On Bonus*
Company: Therapy 2000
Posted on: May 8, 2020
Occupational Therapist (FT/PT/) - Amarillo *Sign On
Bonus*Amarillo, TXJOB TITLE: Pediatric Occupational Therapist
REPORTS TO: Divisional Manager
FLSA STATUS: Exempt
JOB OVERVIEW: The Pediatric Occupational Therapist is a qualified,
licensed professional who
provides, evaluates and supervises occupational therapy services to
patients in their home as
prescribed by the attending physician. Patient visits are
predominately performed in private
residence for home health care agency.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
--- Completes a minimum number of visits defined by the agency
--- Performs in depth patient evaluation and develops treatment
plans in accordance with physician's orders
--- Implements treatment plan, provides state of the art
occupational therapy services
--- Instructs patients, their families and other members of the
health team in regards to therapy procedures
--- Reports pertinent observations and reactions regarding changes
in patient status to the appropriate team person
--- Maintains patient's medical record in accordance with agency
standards, completes and submits patient records in a timely
--- Participates in patient care conferences, communicates with
other members of the home health team to facilitate coordination of
--- Supervises Occupational Therapy Assistant to accomplish the
plan of treatment which was developed
--- Participates in staff development and in-service education with
the agency to learn new treatments, procedures, developmental
--- Performs all duties in compliance with agency policies and
procedures. Adheres to all rules, regulations, and code of ethics,
guidelines and codes in federal, state and local laws, which are
concerned with the practice of occupational therapy.
--- May be required to meet with supervisor, technical support
personnel, staffing personnel, or other support staff as needed to
maintain therapy standards and patient care.
--- Incidental time is a part of the job responsibilities which
includes, but not limited to, patient chart updates, patient notes
and call logs, performance reviews, supervisory meetings, and drive
time to patient's home.
--- Graduate of an accredited school program of occupational
--- Currently licensed to practice as an Occupational Therapist in
the state of Texas
--- Relevant clinical experience, 1 year or more preferred
--- Must be physically and legally able to operate a vehicle
I-Position is considered to have opportunity for routine exposure
to blood borne pathogens in the normal performance of job
II- Position is considered to have occasional opportunity for
exposure to blood borne pathogens in the normal performance of job
III-Position is considered to have no occupational exposure to
blood borne pathogens in the normal performance of job duties.
The physical demands described here are representative of those
that must be met by an employee to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly
required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with
hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift
and /or move up to 50 pounds.
A review of this position description may have excluded some of the
marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the
performance of fundamental job duties. This position description in
no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be
performed by the employee in this position. Employees will be
required to follow any other job-related instructions and to
perform any other job related duties requested by their
I acknowledge that my employment relationship with Pediatric
Staffing Services of Texas unless otherwise provided in writing,
shall be defined as "employment at will", where either party may
dissolve the relationship at any time.
I have reviewed this job description and understand that it is my
responsibility to perform up to the high standards set forth by
Pediatric Staffing Services of Texas.
PEDIATRIC STAFFING SERVICES OF TEXAS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY
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