Occupational Therapist (OT) - Home Health Bilingual (English/Spanish) in Albuquerque, NM at Compassus

Date Posted: 1/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    1/27/2018
  • Job ID:
    2017-01896

Job Description



Current Compassus Colleagues: Please apply via Workday.

“Our main goal is to keep people in their homes and keep their lives meaningful…In a pretty critical stage of life, we can teach them skills to help them maintain independence.”


-Erica, Occupational Therapist


At Compassus, we are dedicated to compassionate care, clinical excellence and providing comfort and support to patients facing a serious condition in life. Our Occupational Therapists are dedicated to helping patients who are injured, ill, or disabled through the therapeutic use of everyday activities. They help patients develop, recover, and improve the skills needed for daily living. For our team members, this is more than a career — it’s a calling.


Do you want to make a difference in the lives of others? Join our team today as an Occupational Therapist to positively impact the experiences of our patients and families.


Position Summary

The Occupational Therapist provides preventive, educational, and evaluative treatment services to meet the needs of patients and their families, helping them improve, restore, and maintain their maximum level of coping. 


Principal Accountabilities

  • Evaluate, develop and coordinate a plan of care for the patient
  • Educate the patient and/or caregiver on any recommended changes
  • Collaborate with the Inter-Disciplinary Team regarding the plan of care

Qualifications

  • Effective leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to travel to patient homes and nursing facilities within the local area
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including some evenings and weekends when necessary
  • Possess up-to-date knowledge of principles, concepts and methodology of occupational therapy for seriously ill patients
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
  • Valid driver’s license and auto liability insurance

Education, Experience and Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required,  Master’s degree preferred, from an accredited college or university in occupational therapy
  • State licensed as an Occupational Therapist
  • One year experience as an OT in home health, acute care or rehabilitation setting, preferred

Compassus, including all Compassus affiliates, complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Compassus, including all Compassus affiliates, does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.


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