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Occupational Therapist

Macon, GA, United States

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Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Is your current role providing you the level of challenge and fulfillment you are looking for? If not, consider Coliseum Medical Center, committed to building a health community across the greater Macon area. The core of our values emanates from our continued focus on improving the health and quality of life for residents in the communities we serve. To accomplish this we aim to identify top talent aligned with our values and dedicated to cultivating our mission.


We invite you to learn more about the fantastic opportunity, who we are and how you can join our dynamic team. Coliseum Medical Center is a 341-bed HCA hospital locatd in Macon, Georgia. Our staff and physicians are trained in the most advanced health care available in this area from cardiology to birthing services to emergency care, inpatient/outpatient surgery, and psychiatric care. All medical specialties are represented on our medical staffs from family practice to orthopedics to pediatrics to neurosurgery. Intrigued?


We’d love to hear from you. Come join our team of dedicated professionals that are committed to delivering the best patient care in the world. Why don't you apply now?


Benefits

We offer you a generous compensation package including: competitive pay, paid time off, 401k, medical, dental vision and life insurance, tuition reimbursement and employee stock purchase plan. 


Job Duties

The occupational therapist supports the mission of the hospital to provide patients with the highest quality of healthcare in a caring atmosphere. The physical therapist is responsible for evaluating, planning, directing and administering occupational therapy interventions of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician.  Administers treatments and physical agents as prescribed by a referring physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability.  Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.  The occupational therapist is responsible for ongoing re-assessments of patients and the discharge planning/summary.  The physical therapist co-ordinates, delegates and supervises responsibilities assigned to supportive staff.  The physical therapist participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in PI activities.  Provides input with evaluating department performance versus budget controls and take appropriate action to remain in budget guidelines.  Ensures that patient charges are accurate and entered on a timely basis.  Promotes teamwork with physicians and other departments.  Participates in all infection control, departmental equipment training, organizational safety and fire safety programs.

Qualifications

Education: Graduate of an accredited school of Occupational Therapy is required.

Licensure/Certification: Current OT licensure by the State of Georgia required. BLS – AHA Healthcare Provider required.

Experience: Previous experience as an occupational therapist in a hospital setting preferred. Inpatient rehab and acute care experience preferred.

We are so excited to speak with you about this phenomenal opportunity. Apply to hear more.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Facility: Coliseum Medical Center
Job ID: 08158-11279
Category: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Contract: Full-time
Shift: Days (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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