Rehab Team Leader OT or COTA - Jefferson City, MO - Oak Tree VillasJefferson City, Missouri
- Supports clinical program team supervision and development.
- Provides daily leadership to team and responds to any MPD.
- Requests development of team members through structured activities.
- Contributes to positive client relations.
- Participates in care coordination, daily standup meetings and activities and communicates information to rehab staff.
- Provide client required therapy information for client to complete MDS assessments and billing.
- Reviews SMART alerts daily and communicates with staff any needed corrections .
- Supervises and supports overall ADR/Appeals process and assists ADR coordinator as necessary.
- Coordinate treatment activity between disciplines and team members.
- Completes screening on patients/ residents/clients as clinically necessary (therapist only).
- Conducts initial assessments (therapist only).
- Contributes to interdisciplinary care plans, as needed.
- Provides age appropriate therapeutic interventions.
- Follows appropriate documentation policies for care provided.
- Provides patient and family education on tasks and resources that will assist with continued functional independence.
- Carry out other duties as assigned.
- Graduate of four (4) year bachelor degree therapy program preferred or
- Minimum Requirement, Graduate of two (2) year associate degree therapy program.
- Hold an applicable and current license to practice as an evaluating therapist or treating assistant as required per State Practice Act.
- Track record of successful clinical experience and excellence.
- Experience working with a geriatric population and interdisciplinary team is desirable.
- Communicates and demonstrates a professional image/attitude for patients, families, clients, coworkers and others.
- Promotes adherence to policies and practices of applicable professional organizations, client, Kindred Healthcare and RehabCare Group.
- Ability to occasionally travel in the community to meet clients/customers.
- Frequent and prolonged bending, stooping, crouching walking and standing.
- Ability to communicate.
- Provision of own transportation is necessary.
- Approximate time required to travel: Limited
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