Occupational Therapist - AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab - New Smyrna Beach at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/12/2021


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Job Description

Occupational Therapist -  AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab - New Smyrna Beach 
Location Address:  507 S. Orange Street, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth 

  • Commitment to whole-person care, giving you the opportunity to help heal people in mind body and spirit.
  • Fulfilling work with people who treat you like family.
  • Excellent benefits, market-driven wages and career development opportunities.
  • Recognized for the seventh year in a row as a recipient of the Gallup Great Workplace Award as part of the AdventHealth network.
  • Opportunities for advancement as we expand our network across the nation.
  • Focus on clinical quality and dedication to promoting the profession of Physical Therapy
  • Be part of a Team of Winning Care that supports  Orlando Magic, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Daytona International Speedway, Walt Disney World, Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, Tampa Bay Lightning, Florida Citrus Sports, Orlando Solar Bears, Lakeland Magic, runDisney and Track Shack.
Work Hours/Shift:  Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Engages in promoting evidence based standards of care and lifelong learning through autonomous and collaborative participation in research, journal club/reviews, teaching/mentoring/CI, and/or clinical practice education within a peer group.
  • Performs evaluations and re-evaluations according to standards and recommended techniques.  Establishes, implements and adapts an individualized treatment plan of care including appropriate goal setting, treatment activities and frequency.  Discharges patients when maximum benefit has been achieved and/or according to standards of practice and payer guidelines.
  • Documents accurately, completely, and timely with legible handwriting.  Uses measurable and objective terminology following standards of practice, insurance guidelines and department/ hospital policy and procedures.
  • Charges patient accurately, timely and legibly according to guidelines of the CPT code format, price file, and following insurance guidelines.
  • Identifies the need for patient/caregiver education and utilizes each opportunity for teaching on a planned or spontaneous basis.  Documents education and understanding as appropriate. 

*eligibility requirements will apply

  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy and five or more years of experience as an occupational therapist, OR Master’s in Occupational Therapy and one or more years of experience as an occupational therapist
  • Current valid State of Florida license as an Occupational Therapist
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
  • Previous experience in Orthopedics and Neurology preferred 
  • Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) preferred 
  • Ability to travel to other clinic locations including Daytona, Orange City, Palm Coast and Deland as needed 
Job Summary:

Provides direct and indirect services to specific age groups in the outpatient rehabilitation settings. Utilizes process improvement in achieving the goals of the Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine Department. Accepts the responsibility to practice autonomously and collaboratively in all practice environments to provide best practice to the patient/client.  Autonomous practice is characterized by independent, self-determined, professional judgment and action.  Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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