Company: Lawnwood Regional Medical Center
Location: Fort Pierce
Posted on: August 1, 2019
Description SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Occupational Therapist, Per Diem
Facility Description:Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart
Institute is a 380-bed acute-care hospital offering a full range of
services. Lawnwood is home to the most experienced Heart Institute
on the Treasure Coast and offers diagnostic, interventional and
therapeutic care, including open-heart surgery. Other hospital
services include a 24/7 emergency department, pediatric emergency
department, labor/delivery and birthing, pediatrics, orthopedics,
oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, and a full range
of inpatient and outpatient general surgical services. Lawnwood
provides the area---s only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit,
Level II Trauma Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and
Comprehensive Stroke Center.
Lawnwood is accredited by The Joint Commission and designated as
Certified Primary Stroke Center. Lawnwood---s Physical
Rehabilitation Center is CARF accredited and, for 11 years in a
row, the hospital is a Five-Star Recipient for the Treatment of
Heart Attack by Healthgrades. At Lawnwood Regional Medical Center &
Heart Institute, patients come first --- no matter what!
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center is a member of the nation---s
leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of
America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere---s World---s Most
Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition
Benefits:We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and
Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance.
Job Descripition:--In accordance with-- physicians orders,-- the
Occupational-- Therapist assesses, evaluates, plans, and carries
out occupational therapy programs to restore maximum reasonable
function and to minimize disability following disease, injury, or
genetically acquired disabilities.-- Position tasks and
- Plans, organizes and conducts programs in a variety of
sensorimotor, educational, recreational and social activities
designed to help patients regain physical and or mental functioning
or adjust to their handicaps.
- Plans therapeutic care based on clinical assessment.
- Teaches patient skills and techniques required for
participation in activities.
- Evaluates, records and reports on patient's response to
treatment and progress toward identified goals.
- Integrates occupational therapy treatments with other aspects
of patient care.
- Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as
appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.--
- Instructs and educates patients and families.
- Participates in patient discharge planning.
- Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
- Orients and mentors new staff members.
- Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective
equipment as required.Position--Qualifications:--------
- Graduate of an accredited school of Occupational Therapy.
- B.S. or M.S. in Occupational Therapy.
- State licensure as an Occupational Therapist.
- Current certification as a BLS Healthcare
HCA Healthcare is a collaborative healthcare network, driven by
physicians, nurses and colleagues helping each other champion the
practice of medicine to give people a healthier tomorrow. With a
comprehensive network of more than 270,000 people across
approximately 1,800 care facilities, our scale enables us to
deliver great outcomes for our patients, provide superior nursing
care and be a preferred place for physicians to practice medicine.
We never stop in our pursuit of insights and care advances based on
the knowledge and data we gain from approximately 30 million
patient encounters a year. Every day, we raise the bar to improve
the way healthcare is delivered, not just in our facilities, but
everywhere. We---re committed to improving more lives in more ways,
and above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of
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