Occupational Therapist - PT
Posted on: February 16, 2019
Occupational Therapist - PT We Are Hiring Occupational Therapist-PT Days: St. Vincent's Riverside Join our family of dedicated, highly skilled Occupational Therapists at St. Vincent's Medical Center Riverside. As the flagship location for St. Vincent's HealthCare, St. Vincent's Riverside is a 528-bed hospital with a fast paced, exciting atmosphere and an ever-constant flow of patients. The Family Birth Place at Riverside, supports a 10-bed, Level 2Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)for babies with special needs and our Private LDRP rooms boast a homelike environment with a private bath. Why join Ascension? More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job. It's a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community. With a mission established 100 years ago, your role on the team will contribute to a legacy that has supported our community for over a century. Strength in our People: At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace. What you will do: Key Responsibilities: Assesse patient 's ability to safely and effectively perform independent living skills. Design the appropriate plan of care, including type and frequency of treatment. Implement the treatment plan using appropriate modalities. Document findings of patient progress. Monitors and modifies the plan of care as needed. Seeks consultation as necessary. Educate the patient and family/caregiver about patient deficits. Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from therapy services and provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and support programs. Overses the care provided by certified occupational therapy assistants and therapy 3-Technicians according to established regulations and practice standards. Shift: Part time, 24 hours per week, Friday, Saturday, Sunday Required Credential(s): BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Licensed Rehab Therapist specializing in Occupational Therapy (OTR) credentialed from the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy, licensure or eligible Education: Bachelor's degree required Master's degree preferred Work Experience: Acute care experience preferred Equal Employment Opportunity St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.E-Verify Statement To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9). This law applies to all hired individuals regardless of schedule and hours, including volunteers and students. St. Vincent's HealthCare participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information. E-Verify (link to E-verify site)
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