Evaluates, plans and implements specific treatment programs for individual patients according to the principles and practices of occupational therapy. Functions as an interdisciplinary team member providing patient assessment/re-assessment, direct patient care, and individualized care planning/implementation.
Responds to physician orders for occupational therapy. Administers and interprets tests and measurements of patients. Reviews patient charts and progress prior to treatment and modifies treatment plan accordingly. Develops functional goals based on patient and/or family expectations. Develop, improve or restore skills in activities of daily living, work or productive activities. Seeks clarification of physician orders as needed.
Required: Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy
Preferred: Master's degree
Required: Minimum of 1 year acute care experience
Preferred: more than 2 years as a practicing OT in an acute healthcare setting
Required: Florida Occupational Therapist Licensure, American Heart Association BLS
Full Time Days, includes some weekend hours
Job: Occupational Therapy
Primary Location: West Palm Beach, Florida
Facility: Saint Mary's Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005024061
About Saint Mary's Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.