Provide home-based care to post-acute patients from all LifeBridge Health owned or joint venture facilities that require health care in the home setting. Performs patient education, coordination of services and referrals to community resources if required.
To perform initial and ongoing patient assessments. To perform skilled occupational therapy functions. To provide supervision and direction to the Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) providing care in the certified home care. To act as case manager for occupational therapy only cases. This position reports to the Clinical Manager.
To coordinate care and provide skilled physical therapy to an assigned group of patients in the home setting. This position reports to the Clinical Manager.
Responsible for providing skilled physical therapy interventions to patients following established orders and goals, and based on standards of practice. The PTA works under the ongoing supervision of the Physical Therapist. This position reports to the Clinical Manager.
To perform initial and ongoing patient assessments for patients with cognitive, communication and swallowing disorders