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Company: Palms of Pasadena Hospital

Location: Saint Petersburg, FL

Date Posted: July 29, 2014

Source: JobTarget


Job Description

Occupational Therapist (PRN) - Weekdays/Weekends(Job Number: 26536-1068)

Work Location: United States-Florida-St Petersburg-Palms of Pasadena Hospital
Schedule: PRN/Per Diem

Description
Palms of Pasadena Hospital opened more than forty years ago and has provided high-quality healthcare services for the people of St. Petersburg and the surrounding areas ever since. Over the years, the hospital has expanded to keep pace with community growth. Today the 307 bed hospital offers a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services along with specialty programs. Over 350 physicians, 700 employees and 200 volunteers share in the hospital's dedication to advanced care, improved technologies and medical expertise. EOE
Emergency Medicine20-bed emergency department providing care for major emergencies and a fast track for less serious cases Women's HealthAdvanced imaging and diagnostic capabilities including digital mammography and bone density testingMen's HealthProviding innovative treatments For urological ProblemsDiagnostic ImagingAdvanced imaging technology including MRI, Nuclear Medicine ...

Job Description

Occupational Therapist (PRN) - Weekdays/Weekends(Job Number: 26536-1068)

Work Location: United States-Florida-St Petersburg-Palms of Pasadena Hospital
Schedule: PRN/Per Diem

Description
Palms of Pasadena Hospital opened more than forty years ago and has provided high-quality healthcare services for the people of St. Petersburg and the surrounding areas ever since. Over the years, the hospital has expanded to keep pace with community growth. Today the 307 bed hospital offers a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services along with specialty programs. Over 350 physicians, 700 employees and 200 volunteers share in the hospital's dedication to advanced care, improved technologies and medical expertise. EOE
Emergency Medicine20-bed emergency department providing care for major emergencies and a fast track for less serious cases Women's HealthAdvanced imaging and diagnostic capabilities including digital mammography and bone density testingMen's HealthProviding innovative treatments For urological ProblemsDiagnostic ImagingAdvanced imaging technology including MRI, Nuclear Medicine, Digital Mammography, Multi-slice CT, Ultrasound and Bone Density Testing
Acute Care Rehabilitation Unit20-bed Inpatient Unit and outpatient rehabilitation services, including aquatic therapy, cardiac rehabilitation, hand rehabilitation, orthopedic/sports rehabilitation, physical therapy, pulmonary rehabilitation, speech language pathology, spine services Specialized Centers of Care:
 BCIR - Continent Ostomy Center  Endoscopy and Digestive Disorders  Home Care  IV Infusion Therapy  Pain Management  Sleep Disorders  Bariatric Care Center for Weight Loss Surgery  Wound Management and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  The essential functions of this position include, but are not limited to: The Occupational Therapist is a skilled member of the health care team and provides therapeutic services to patients through the use of initial assessments, therapeutic procedures and interventions in accordance with the established policies and procedures of the hospital and applicable law.  Treats disabilities, injuries and disease through the use of therapeutic techniques according to prescriptions from a physician, performs testing and evaluation procedures on patients.
 
Reports to:  Director of Rehabilitation Services                               
                                               
Supervises (if applicable):  Therapy Assistants, Therapy Techs
 

 


Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications: 
Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy school. 
Current State of Florida Occupational Therapist license.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification through American Heart Association (AHA).
 
Special Characteristics:  Ability to work cooperatively with hospital staff; handle frequent interruptions; adapt to changes in workload and work schedule; establish priorities; communicate effectively (verbal and written); must maintain confidentiality of patient information; ability to meet the care needs of ages of customers.
 
Operation of Equipment:  Adaptive Equipment, Assistive Devices, Durable Medical Equipment 
 
Work Schedule:  Staffing needs and operation demands may necessitate variations in starting and ending times as well as variations in the total hours that may be scheduled each day/week. Attends department meetings, completes mandatory in-services, and is subject to disciplinary action for excessive absenteeism.
 
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