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  • Occupational Therapist - per diem - weekend and evening support

    Job ID
    82895
    Location
    US-FL-Gainesville
    Experience (Years)
    1
    Category
    Therapy - Occupational Therapist
    Street Address
    4101 NW 89th Blvd
    Company
    UF Health Rehabilitation Hospital
    Position Type
    Per Diem
  • Overview

    UF Health Rehabilitation Hospital

     **A Collaborative Relationship with UF Health and Select Medical**

     

    Gainesville, FL

     

    Occupational Therapist (OT) - Per Diem

     

     

    At UF Health Rehabilitation Hospital our services have been designed for patients who need a longer rehabilitation hospitalization for their recovery. We are currently seeking a Occupational Therapist (OT) to join our team.

     

    Select Medical’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals provide advanced treatment and comprehensive care to best address the medical, physical, emotional and vocational challenges for individuals with:

    • Brain Injury
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Stroke
    • Amputation
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Orthopedic Conditions
    • Multiple Traumas

    Come join us now as we transition into our brand new 60-bed acute rehab hospital in  February 2019!

    Responsibilities

    Position Summary

     

    Evaluates all assigned patients and develops, implements and modifies treatment plan in accordance with the patient’s need and physician direction. Responsible for delegation and direction of all discipline specific therapy services for those assigned patients. Ensures design of functional treatment programs allowing for effective return to community activities. Serves as an educator of patients, families, students, coworkers and self. Performs other professional duties associated with the care of the patient, development of discipline specific therapy services and design of program delivery.

    Qualifications

    Specific Duties

    • Evaluate patient's level of functioning and develop individualized treatment plan aligned with patient and family goals
    • Participate in discharge planning including placement, patient and family education, and adaptive equipment

    Minimum Education & Experience (Including Licenses)

    • Current state licensure or eligibility for state licensure as an Occupational Therapist required
    • Certified BLS or completion in first 90 days of employment required
    • Home Care Requirements: One or more years of clinical experience and valid state Driver’s License

    Additional Data

    Recruiter information: Justine Sheffer

    Contact Email: JSheffer@selectmedical.com