About Fallon Health
Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel in creating unique health care programs and services that provide coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently ranked among the nation’s top health plans, and is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products. For more information, visit fallonhealth.org.
About Summit ElderCare:
Fallon Health operates the largest Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) in New England and the fifth largest in the country. Called Summit ElderCare, Fallon’s PACE helps provide older adults and their caregivers with a welcome alternative to nursing home care. Participants in Summit ElderCare have access to comprehensive medical services and social support at a Summit ElderCare site while they keep the independence of living in their own homes and communities.
Responsible for the provision of occupational therapy services to Summitt ElderCare participants and oversees the services provided by the Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant. Performs assessments of participants’ physical and cognitive abilities and provides treatment as indicated. Participates in care planning and interdisciplinary team meetings. Provides all services in accordance with applicable regulations as well as Fallon Health and Summitt ElderCare policies and procedures.
** This position is 30 hours Monday through Friday 8:30am to 3:00 pm
Primary job responsibilities:
Education: Graduate of an accredited rehabilitation program in occupational therapy.
License: Licensed as an occupational therapist in Massachusetts
Certification: CPR certification or willingness to obtain certification within 60 days of hire.
Experience: At least one year experience working with a frail or elderly population in a health care setting. 2-3 years experience in home or outpatient settings preferred.