Title: Occupational Therapist
City, State: Destin,FL
Location: Sacred HEart Hospital Emerald Coast
Department: Rehab Services Destin
Additional Job Details: PRN Days
The Sacred Heart Human Resources Department encourages you to picture yourself in a valuable role with Northwest Florida's leading health care provider -- Sacred Heart Health System.
As a member of the Ascension Health System, Sacred Heart has a history of providing high-quality, compassionate care since 1915.
Salaries are highly competitive and we offer an excellent, flexible benefits package. We are fortunate to attract people who believe in our mission and who are dedicated to the service of our patients and their families.
Our associates give high ratings to their job engagement and the support for their well-being provided by our health care organization. Sacred Heart associates have scored among the highest in overall associate engagement within Ascension Health.
Northwest Florida is a growing family-oriented community. It offers a delightful year round climate, low cost living, excellent schools, boundless recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
The Occupational Therapist evaluates and treats patients with physical, emotional, cognitive and/or psychosocial deficits.
Assesses patient 's ability to safely and effectively perform independent living skills.
Designs the appropriate plan of care, including type and frequency of treatment
Implements the treatment plan using appropriate modalities
Documents findings of patient progress
Monitors and modifies the plan of care as needed
Seeks consultation as necessary
Educates 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
Oversees the care provided by certified occupational therapy assistants and therapy technicians according to established regulations and practice standards
Education & Experience:
One year of clinical experience preferred
Two years of experience as an occupational therapist is required for PRN and the WOW (Work on Weekend) Program
Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy program required
Licenses & Certifications:
Current BLS certification required or must be obtained within six months of hire date into job
Current licensure as a Occupational Therapist in the state of Florida required or licensure eligible
How to Apply
If you are interested in joining the Sacred Heart Health System Team, please apply by completing an online application.
If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact the Ascension Health Ministry Service Center at 1- between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST M-F.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.
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