Occupational Therapist, Full Time

Posted on July 26, 2023

Cheshire County is seeking a Full Time Occupational Therapist for Maplewood Nursing Home.

Monday to Friday, 40 hours a week

Starting Pay $33.70

Under the direction of the Director of OT, responsible for providing direct occupational therapy services to skilled and long-term care residents to facilitate rehabilitation in accordance with governmental, state, and facility practices and standards.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Evaluates and treats residents referred to OT by resident’s physician or nurse practitioner.
  • Maintains treatment based documentation and billing requirements as required to meet federal guidelines.
  • Provides patient and family education and instruction related to procedures, treatment and discharge planning.
  • Performs annual and quarterly assessments of resident’s physical, mental, and psychological capabilities as they relate to activities of daily living
  • Works cooperatively with the interdisciplinary team.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Skills/Experience/Training required:

  • NH Board of Registration in Medicine license to practice OT required.
  • Must attend mandatory in-services and retain licensure with the state of NH
  • Knowledge of NH regulations for OT
  • Knowledge of OBRA and Medicare regulation
  • Geriatric experience preferred

Please contact Desiree Fisk at 603-399-7317 or dfisk@co.cheshire.nh.us for more information

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