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Occupational Therapist (OT)

Company: Landmark Hospitals
Location: Lehigh Acres
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Landmark Hospital of Southwest Florida has an exciting opportunity for an Occupational Therapist (OT) to join our dedicated and professional team. Landmark Hospitals are committed to providing the highest level of customer service and quality of care to those we serve.
Shift: PRN / part-time. Flexible scheduling! We can discuss a set number of hours per week that works for both of us.
Location: A few miles east of Ft Myers, in Lehigh Acres
OT Summary: Responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation, treatment and documentation of occupational therapy for patients.
Occupational Therapist (OT) Responsibilities:

  • Reviews medical history, creates treatment plans and goals, shows patients how to use adaptive technology
  • Assists patients with disabilities, injuries or illnesses to recover and cope through the use of common, everyday tasks, demonstrates exercises to relieve pain and increase mobility
  • Knowledge of specific conditions, diseases, and treatment therapies for specific patient populations
  • Assesses patients' physical, psychological, social, and educational needs to determine level and type of care
  • Develops and maintains current patient treatment plan to include patient problems, goals, and interventions
  • Delivers care based on acuity level, identified needs, and physician orders
  • Assesses, collaborates, and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs and readiness for discharge
  • Assesses patient/family learning needs, abilities and readiness to learn and integrates needs into plan of care Occupational Therapist Requirements:
    • Bachelor's degree or post Graduate degree (OT)
      • Current Florida OT License (Occupational Therapist)
      • BLS Certification
      • Minimum 1 year hospital experience, critical care/acute care preferred
      • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
      • Superior analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills
      • Team, detail and goal oriented
      • Positive, professional and empathetic demeanor
      • Ability to work flexible schedule
        About us: Landmark Hospitals is a privately owned, hospital system with locations in Georgia, Missouri, and Florida. Landmark Hospitals are licensed as acute care hospitals and certified as long-term acute care hospitals in order to specialize in providing transitional care for medically complex patients. Each of our hospitals is recognized as the regional Transitional Care Hospital of choice in their respective markets. Our focus is on people, quality, safety, and clinical outcomes achieved through collaboration across our multi-disciplinary teams.
        We are committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

Keywords: Landmark Hospitals, Lehigh Acres , Occupational Therapist (OT), Healthcare , Lehigh Acres, Florida

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