PortStLucieRecruiter
the smart solution for Port St. Lucie jobs

Licensed Occupational Therapist (Per Diem including some wknds & holidays)

Company: Encompass Health
Location: Port Saint Lucie
Posted on: February 1, 2019

Job Description:

The Occupational Therapist provides occupational therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines. In addition, the position:- Requires effective communication skills for working with patients, families, caregivers, and departmental and interdepartmental relationships.- Requires competency in occupational therapy evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment.- Requires task delegation and supervision of occupational therapist assistants and technicians.- Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met.The Occupational Therapist creates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by providing patient safety and patient-centered treatmentBenefitsTo attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more. For more information on available Benefits, please click here.Who will you treat? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typically our therapist can expect to spend an average of 2-4 weeks with our patients treating a wide clinical caseload such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home.We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients. We utilize our clinical outcomes to assess and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes.You will usestandard and advanced therapy technologies- depending on hospital location, some equipment used such as Auto Ambulators, Bioness, Interactive Metronome, Hand Mentor, SmartStep, Anodyne, Wii and CAPs may be available.Helping you become a better therapist is critical to our success - You will be paired with mentors; attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.Job Code: 100006: : License or Certification:- Must be in possession of current state license or certification on or before the first day of employment.- CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.Education, Training and Experience:- Successful completion of a degree from an accredited therapy program or one that is determined to be substantially equivalent to a U.S. accredited program by an appropriate certifying agency preferred.Physical Requirements: - Good visual acuity and ability to communicate- Ability to lift, lower, push, pull, and retrieve objects weighing a minimum of 30 pounds of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements

Address: 5850 SE Community Drive, Stuart 34997
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1824309

Keywords: Encompass Health, Port St. Lucie , Licensed Occupational Therapist (Per Diem including some wknds & holidays), Healthcare , Port Saint Lucie, Florida

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Job #551 - Pediatrician - Palm Beach County, Florida
Description: JOB TITLE: Pediatrician OVERVIEW: Ready for a change We have an excellent, full time opportunity available for a BC/BE Pediatrician to join our Pediatrics practice in Palm Beach County. The focus is (more...)
Company: Greenlife Healthcare Staffing
Location: Port Saint Lucie
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Associate Medical Director, Family Medicine (100% Remote)
Description: Family Practice-Without OB opening in Melbourne, Florida. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Associate Medical Director Information br br Minimum Requirements: ul li The (more...)
Company: eviCore Healthcare
Location: Melbourne
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Certified Nurse Midwife Permanent Job for Health Center in Port St. Lucie Florida
Description: Obstetrics opening in Port Saint Lucie, Florida. This and other midwife jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.comCertified Nurse Midwife in Port St. Lucie FloridaSince 1976 our organization has been considered (more...)
Company: TNN HealthCare Solutions
Location: Port Saint Lucie
Posted on: 02/23/2019


Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Home Care Pool
Description: Overview Why VITAS Healthcare and What Do They Offer Me VITAS Healthcare is the nation's leading provider of end of life care. We provide our employees opportunities for professional growth, advancement (more...)
Company: Vitas Healthcare
Location: Boynton Beach
Posted on: 02/23/2019

LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse - Brookshire, The
Description: ul br li Job ID 47494 Position Location US-FL-Melbourne Facility Name Brookshire, The Job Category LPN Position Status FT Full Time Shift 7a-3p br li Job (more...)
Company: Consulate Health Care
Location: Melbourne
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Sports Medicine Physician Family Practice - Physicians Only Apply - Perm
Description: Medical Doctors Only Apply. A Sports Medicine Physician Family Practice practice is seeking a qualified physician for Melbourne, FL. This and other physician jobs brought to you by ExactMD. br br (more...)
Company: StaffXperts
Location: Melbourne
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Travel MRI Tech
Description: Supplemental Health Care, a national staffing company, is partnering with a Melbourne, FL hospital for a travel MRI Tech. The Tech
Company: Supplemental Health Care
Location: Melbourne
Posted on: 02/23/2019

PT Physical Therapist Travel High Pay Rate in Palm Bay, FL
Description: Advanced is now searching for the perfect candidate to fill a thirteen week assignment as a physical therapist in the Palm Bay, FL area.
Company: Advanced Travel Therapy
Location: Palm Bay
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Registered Nurse (RN) Wound Care Unit Full Time Days
Description: Sign On Bonus Available for Qualified Candidates br br Registered Nurse, Wound Care, Full-Time .8 FTE , Days br St. Lucie Medical Center br Port St. Lucie, FL br br Facility Description: (more...)
Company: St. Lucie Medical Center - Treasure Coast
Location: Port Saint Lucie
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Optometrist Job " Vero Beach, FL area " Part Time Opening
Description: Excellent opportunity to join a mobile nursing home and retirement practice part time 2-3 days per week. Seeing approximately 30 patients per day at 2-4 facilities
Company: The Eye Group
Location: Port Saint Lucie
Posted on: 02/23/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Florida jobs by following @recnetFL on Twitter!

Port St. Lucie RSS job feeds