Occupational Therapist PRN - AdventHealth Hope & Healing Center - AdventHealth University at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/6/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date Posted:
    11/6/2020
  • Job ID:
    20024562
  • Job Family
    Rehabilitation Services
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description
YOU ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT A RESUME WITH YOUR APPLICATION!
 

Occupational Therapist PRN – AdventHealth Hope & Healing Center - AdventHealth University

Location Address:  555 Martin Street Drive, Apopka
  • AdventHealth Hope and Healing Center is a collaborative effort between AdventHealth, Emergency Medical Services, Seminole County Sheriff’s Department, and Seminole County.
  • Our holistic program with clinical therapy and substance-related and recovery focused education is the first program of its kind for AdventHealth.

AdventHealth Hope & Healing Center

AdventHealth Hope & Healing Center is a Level II Residential Treatment Facility and an Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) for individuals that have Substance Use Disorder. This is the first program of its kind for AdventHealth and is designed to reduce overdoses and deaths in the community by implementing evidence-based prevention, creating residential beds, intensive outpatient treatment, providing medication-assisted treatment (MAT), delivering recovery support services for substance use disorder patients, and establishing treatment options for future diversion programs.

As part of AdventHealth Hope & Healing treatment, clients will receive amazing care which consists of individual counseling, group counseling, and counseling with families or support systems. In addition to clinical therapy the program includes substance-related and recovery-focused education, such as strategies for avoiding substance use or relapse, information regarding health problems related to substance use, motivational enhancement, and strategies for achieving a substance-free lifestyle. The goal is to learn life skills training, such as anger management, communication skills, employability skills, problem solving, relapse prevention, recovery management, decision-making, relationship skills, and symptom management to aid in living a healthy lifestyle free of substances.

Through AdventHealth’s mission of treating the whole person – mind, body, and spirt, we are better able to serve and extend the healing ministry of Christ to all our clients at AdventHealth Hope & Healing Center. Our holistic environment and patient-centered care allows us to provide the care that will assist our clients in living a healthy and productive substance-free lifestyle.  

Our mission is to provide an environment where students can develop spiritually, intellectually, socially, and physically while pursuing professional expertise integrated with Christian values.

Work Hours/Shift: 

Day shift - This is temporary position for 30 weeks – about 10 hours per week - flexible with number of days and hours per day - No weekends.

 

GENERAL SUMMARY:    

Provides direct and indirect services at the Hope Clinic

Utilizes process improvement in achieving the goals of the Hope Clinic.

Adheres to the AdventHealth University Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies, and accrediting bodies.

May supervise Occupational Therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapy interns, volunteers, and students.

Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.


PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

Demonstrates behaviors at AdventHealth University in harmony with AHU’s “Four Words” of Nurture, Excellence, Spirituality, and Stewardship as well as AdventHealth’s Performance Standards of “Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own It.”

 

Conduct therapy evaluations and development treatment plan and goals, utilizing Practice Standards and recommended techniques, and patient’s needs. Modifies treatment plan as appropriate based upon on-going assessments.

Documents accurately, completely, and timely with legible handwriting. Uses measurable and objective terminology, following standards of practice, and Hope Clinic policy and procedures.

Identifies the need for patient/caregiver education and utilizes each opportunity for teaching on a planned or spontaneous basis, including discharge recommendations. Documents education and understanding as appropriate.

Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the clinic.

Practice principles of professional development by maintaining clinical competencies, using best and/or evidence based practices, and serving as a clinical instructor.

Practices principles of employee and patient safety when performing daily job activities via observation.

Takes responsibility for the environment of care by monitoring and taking action as needed.


Qualifications

What you will need:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

•    At least entry-level professional competency of Occupational Therapy practice, theory, principles and applications as defined in departmental policy.  

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:

•    Basic computer skills to include Outlook, Microsoft Office, and Windows.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

•    Entry level Degree in Occupational Therapy.

 
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

•    Neurological disorders experience preferred

 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

•    Licensed in the State of Florida as an Occupational Therapist.

•    BLS Certificate

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

•    At least entry-level professional competency of Occupational Therapy practice, theory, principles and applications as defined in departmental policy.  

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:

•    Basic computer skills to include Outlook, Microsoft Office, and Windows.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

•    Entry level Degree in Occupational Therapy.

 
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

•    Neurological disorders experience preferred

 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

•    Licensed in the State of Florida as an Occupational Therapist.

•    BLS Certificate



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

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