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Occupational Therapist

Crest Home Health
San Antonio, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Job Description:Directs, supervises, evaluates, and provides occupational therapy services to patients in the home as prescribed by the attending provider.

Educational Requirements:
  • degree in Occupational Therapy from an institution approved by the Council of Medical Education of the A.M.A. in collaboration with the American Occupational Therapy Association or its equivalent
Licensing/Certification/Registration Requirements:
  • licensed by the Texas State Board of Occupational Therapy
  • excellent interpersonal skills
  • ability to accept assigned duties and work in a cooperative manner 
  • excellent verbal and written communication/documentations skills
Physical Requirements: 
  •  able to see/hear/speak sufficiently to participate in written/verbal communication
  •  able to deal effectively with stress
  •  able to use fine motor skills for patient assessment
  •  able to stand, sit, bend, stoop, ambulate uneven surfaces, and lift up to 50 pounds
  • able to operate a motor vehicle and travel to prospective patient’s residences 
  • evaluates and establishes goals based on the patient's current level of functioning and potential for improvement and performs re-evaluations as indicated
  •  guides and instructs the patient in prescribed therapeutic, self-care and creative activities that are directed toward improving independence and physical and mental functioning
  • instructs the patient and family members in the use of prosthetic, orthotic, and assistive devices (canes, walkers. wheelchairs, etc.)
  • confirms, on a weekly basis. the scheduling of visits with the Agency to coordinate necessary visits with other personnel
  • records and reports to the physician the patient's reaction to the therapy program and any changes in the patient's condition through periodic written summaries.
  • prepares clinical/progress notes on the day of the visit with the Agency to coordinate necessary visits with other personnel.
  •  participates with staff, patient, and physician in discharge activities and completes the Occupational Therapy discharge summary within the designated framework of Agency policies.
  •  instructs other health team personnel in the care of patients regarding occupational therapy.
  • supervises the occupational therapy assistant, as indicated.
  • must have a reliable means of transportation, proof of financial responsibility (car insurance and a valid state driver’s license)
Job Types:
  • fulltime
  • part-time
  • PRN
  • per diem
  • 401(k)
  • dental insurance
  • health insurance
  • life insurance
  • paid time off
  • paid training
  • travel reimbursement
  • vision insurance
Medical Specialties:
  • Geriatrics
  • Home Health
  • Medical-Surgical
  • Wound Care
  • Monday to Friday
  • on call
  • weekend availability
Supplemental Pay Types:
  • differential pay
Experience/Skills Requirements:
  • preferred one year of supervised work experience
  • member of the American Occupational Therapy Association
Work Location:
  • multiple locations
  • most of the work is performed in and traveling to and from the patients' residences


Flexible work from home options available.

Crest Home Health


San Antonio, TX
78230 USA