CharlottesvilleRecruiter
the smart solution for Charlottesville jobs

UVA-HEALTHSOUTH Occupational Therapist PRN/As Needed

Company: Encompass Health
Location: Charlottesville
Posted on: September 15, 2018

Job Description:

UVA-HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital

The Occupational Therapist provides occupational therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines. In addition, the position:

  • Requires effective communication skills for working with patients, families, caregivers, and departmental and interdepartmental relationships.
  • Requires competency in occupational therapy evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment.
  • Requires task delegation and supervision of occupational therapist assistants and technicians.
  • Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met.

    The Occupational Therapist creates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by providing patient safety and patient-centered treatment

    Benefits



    To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more. For more information on available Benefits, please click here.

    Who will you treat? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typically our therapist can expect to spend an average of 2-4 weeks with our patients treating a wide clinical caseload such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home.

    We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients. We utilize our clinical outcomes to assess and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes.

    You will use standard and advanced therapy technologies- depending on hospital location, some equipment used such as Auto Ambulators, Bioness, Interactive Metronome, Hand Mentor, SmartStep, Anodyne, Wii and CAPs may be available.

    Helping you become a better therapist is critical to our success

  • You will be paired with mentors; attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.

    Job Code: 100006

    :



    :







    License or Certification:





  • Must be in possession of current state license or certification on or before the first day of employment.
  • CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.

    Education, Training and Experience:





  • Successful completion of a degree from an accredited therapy program or one that is determined to be substantially equivalent to a U.S. accredited program by an appropriate certifying agency preferred.

    Physical Requirements:





  • Good visual acuity and ability to communicate
  • Ability to lift, lower, push, pull, and retrieve objects weighing a minimum of 30 pounds of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements



    Address: PO Box 3817, Charlottesville 22903

    Shift: Day Job

    Job ID: 1819733

    Keywords: Encompass Health, Charlottesville , UVA-HEALTHSOUTH Occupational Therapist PRN/As Needed, Healthcare , Charlottesville, Virginia

    Click here to apply!

    Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!


    I'm looking for
    in category
    within


  • Other Healthcare Jobs


    Healthcare - Home office/telecommute
    Description: America's 1 Consumer driven Health Care is looking for motivated people who will lead the way in Health Care
    Company: Ameriplan
    Location: Rockville
    Posted on: 09/24/2018

    Registered Nurse (RN) Post-Op Surgical Unit- Nights
    Description: See why our employees love working at Chippenham Hospital As one of the largest facilities in the nations largest hospital system HCA , Chippenham Hospital provides the full scope of healthcare services. (more...)
    Company: CJW Medical Center HCA Healthcare
    Location: Richmond
    Posted on: 09/23/2018

    Home Health Physical Therapy Assistant - Full Time - Vienna, Arlington
    Description: Division: Home HealthPatient Coverage Area: Vienna/Arlington Are you in search of a new career opportunity where you are the connection If so, now is the time to choose Encompass Health as your employer. (more...)
    Company: Encompass Health
    Location: Springfield
    Posted on: 09/23/2018


    Cardiovascular Operating Room (CVOR) Nurse
    Description: trustaff is currently seeking an experienced CVOR Registered Nurse for a 13-week travel contract.The Cardiovascular Operating Room CVOR Nurse works in operating rooms to treat open-heart patients. CVOR (more...)
    Company: Trustaff
    Location: Harrisonburg
    Posted on: 09/23/2018

    Travel Nurse - OR RN - Operating Room Registered Nurse
    Description: ADEX Travel Nursing has been employing and servicing nurse travelers, sending them to great destinations around
    Company: ADEX Medical Staffing
    Location: Falls Church
    Posted on: 09/23/2018

    Registered RN Stepdown Surgical Unit NIGHTS
    Description: br Why We Like Working for Henrico Doctors Hospital: br br Hear what some of our employees have to say about why they love working here br br br br Henrico Doctors' Hospital is a 340-bed (more...)
    Company: Henrico Doctors Hospital Forest
    Location: Richmond
    Posted on: 09/23/2018

    Clinical Coding
    Description: We are a fast-growing tech company that provides a SaaS-based healthcare analytics platform for medical records analysis and targeted solutions for HEDIS Hybrid, Medicare and Exchange Risk Adjustment (more...)
    Company: Mommy Jobs Online
    Location: Temple Hills
    Posted on: 09/24/2018

    Physicians / Emergency Medicine - Pediatric Job in Washington, District Of Columbia / Locum tenens
    Description: Job Description Requirements Pediatric Emergency Physician - EM Peds, ER Peds Locum Tenens StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: Varied Shift Staff Care's exclusive client is currently seeking Pediatric (more...)
    Company: Staff Care
    Location: Washington
    Posted on: 09/24/2018

    Travel RN-Dialysis Nurse - Acute Dialysis Travel RN needed in Washingt
    Description: An acute dialysis program in the beautiful state of Washington, DC is in need of an experienced dialysis nurse. Applicants should have a DC License and at least one year of dialysis experience for this (more...)
    Company: Foundation Medical Staffing
    Location: Washington
    Posted on: 09/23/2018

    Clinical Nurse - OR Bridge Program
    Description: br Since 1987, the Washington Hospital Center's Division of Nursing has been providing RN Bridge Programs that have been the foundation for new graduate and RN training. All training programs are run (more...)
    Company: Medstar Washington Hospital Center
    Location: Washington
    Posted on: 09/24/2018

    Log In or Create An Account


    Find us on Facebook

    Find us on LinkedIn

    Get the latest Virginia jobs by following @recnetVA on Twitter!

    Charlottesville RSS job feeds