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Occupational Therapist Assistant

Company: Res-Care, Inc.
Location: Downers Grove
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Job Description:

Our Company

Overview

Our therapy team executes customized treatment plans that deliver real results and exceed patients' expectations. If you're motivated to give our clients a more positive quality of life we encourage you to apply today!

Responsibilities

  • Assisting the Occupational Therapist in the implementation of vocational and educational activities designed to restore and reinforce individuals' task performance and promote their overall health and self-sufficiency
  • Designing and adapting equipment for working and living environments, including fabricating assistive devices to improve participation in the program and/or community
  • Conducting community reintegration activities to assist individuals with their occupational therapy needs during physical activity
  • Providing training to individuals and any others involved in their rehabilitation, and documenting results of the training
  • Supporting individuals' plan of treatment by documenting and reporting status changes to the rehabilitation specialist, clinical coordinator, attending physician, and other treatment team members as appropriate
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Degree from a certified occupational therapy assistant training program
  • Current Occupational Therapist Assistant certification
  • Knowledge of complex neurologic injury and neuro-rehabilitation techniques
  • Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience assisting in the assessment and management of traumatic brain injury or related neurological conditions
  • Current CPR certification
  • Knowledge of complex neurologic injury and orthopedic rehabilitation techniques

About our Line of Business

Advanced Home Health provides compassionate, quality nursing and rehabilitative care in the comfort of home for patients who have difficulties leaving home. An interdisciplinary care team comprised of an expert panel of clinical managers, registered and licensed practical nurses, medical social workers, certified nursing assistants, home health aides, and occupational, physical, and speech therapists collaborate with physicians to create a care plan to meet the patients' clinical and recovery goals. The care team provides an unsurpassed level of quality care for patients while supporting their families or caregivers in their time of need. For more information, visit www.advhomehealth.com.

Additional Job Information

Small residential neurorehab facility, 12 patient capacity.

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Keywords: Res-Care, Inc., Downers Grove , Occupational Therapist Assistant, Other , Downers Grove, Illinois

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