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Mercy Medical Center Clinton Home Care OT/COTA PRN in Mercy Medical Center - Clinton, Iowa

Department:

12101_40003 Home Health Certified

Expected Weekly Hours:

0

Shift:

Position Purpose:

Evaluates patients and develops occupational therapy treatment programs in collaboration with the physician and provides occupational therapy treatments to patients. Administers complex active and passive therapeutic exercise, ADL retraining, and various cognitive techniques. Instructs, motivates and assists patients in learning and improving activities of daily living. Sets realistic and achievable goals for the patients, documents the patients condition and educate patients and families. Collaborates and communicates with other therapist in the provision of rehabilitation services.

Job Description Details:

QUALIFICATIONS

Graduate of accredited Occupational Therapist Program. Current license in Iowa and Illinois. Maintains a valid driver’s license. Must provide current, valid auto insurance. Must have certification in BLS prior to patient contact. At least one year experience as an OT; Home Care experience preferred. Completion of required supervised clinical experience. Must be able to use and operate medical and/or office equipment, including Point of Care devices. Must have knowledge of the assessment and treatment of physical problem solving and decision-making skills. Must have knowledge of service criteria for home care patients according to department policies and procedures, Medicare guidelines, JCAHO standards and other regulatory requirements. Must be able to work independently and execute own workload. Must possess strong communication and interpersonal skills. Must be able to adjust daily patient schedule when unexpected problems occur. Must be able to demonstrate basic computer skills in a Windows environment. Must be comfortable operating in a collaborative, shared leadership environment. Must possess a personal presence that is characterized by a sense of honesty, integrity, and caring with the ability to inspire and motivate others to promote the philosophy, mission and vision, goals, and values of Trinity Health.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.

Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity Health is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services — ranked by number of visits — in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs. For more information, visit www.trinity-health.org at http://www.trinity-health.org/ . You can also follow @TrinityHealthMI on Twitter.

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