Occupational Therapist  in Waycross, Georgia, United States
Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content
Memorial Satilla Health

Occupational Therapist

Waycross, GA, United States
PRN/Per Diem • PRN
Therapy and Rehabilitation   Job ID: 26870-3431
Save Job Unsave Job




Are you passionate about delivering superior, patient-centered care? At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to caring for patients with purpose and integrity. We care like family! Jump-start your career as an Occupational Therapist, for PRN, as needed today with Memorial Satilla Health


We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Memorial Satilla Health, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer PRN include:


  • 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP) 

Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as an Occupational Therapist where your passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise! 


Occupational Therapist shall be responsible for providing a full range of occupational therapy services including planning and therapeutic interventions in an interdisciplinary environment consistent with the position’s qualifications, professional practices, and ethical standards.


  •  Pre-admission: Participate in pre-admission screening as requested. Pre-admission screening is completed according to policy and procedure.
  •  Conduct Initial Assessments – Chooses the appropriate assessment tools, adaptive equipment, and material/props to be used. Patient assessment is completed and in the medical record as outlined in policy and procedures. Record data in appropriate areas.
  •  Short and long term goals are individualized, written objectively, and are measurable. Interventions are selected based on assessment results and are appropriate for age, cognitive abilities, and/or developmental level of the patient.
  •  Interventions are selected and applied to support the interdisciplinary rehabilitation plan as evidenced by goal achievement. Consult with physician regarding referrals for other services as needed.
  •  Provide age appropriate therapeutic interventions – Demonstrates understanding of contraindications and precautions with the application of modalities based on the patient’s age and associated risk factors. Communicates with patient in understandable terms.
  •  Evaluate patient and family response to treatment – Patient response to the treatment plan is evaluated as evidenced by patient achievement of goals and/or goal revision, the treatment plan is updated as needed. Information is provided to patient/family.
  •  Document the course of patient care including progress made and continuing need for treatment – Interventions and effects, weekly progress notes, and discharge summaries are documented daily according to policy and procedure.
  •  Provide patient/family education on tasks and resources integrating family members into treatment, educational, and discharge planning for a safe transition home, and to ensure continued care needs are met.
  •  Coordinate treatment activity with other disciplines and team members. Participates in clinical staffing and provides/seeks input to/from others on patient care. Uses and updates unit communication methods in a timely manner.
  •   Function as a resource for and provide team members with inservice/cross-training on occupational therapy knowledge and skill areas. Attends inservice sessions. Leads inservice sessions as requested/volunteered. Orients other staff to rehabilitation unit.

Qualifications - External

  •   Bachelor's degree Occupational Therapy Required
  •   1+ year(s) of experience in occupational therapy Preferred
  •  Basic Cardiac Life Support Require

Memorial Satilla Health is a 200 plus bed, full-service, acute care medical center that has been providing high-quality medical care to the greater Waycross community and southeast Georgia region for more than 60 years. The facility, in the HCA Healthcare South Atlantic Division, attributes its success to the team effort that is focused on caring for you and your family. Memorial Satilla Health employs a staff of over 600 employees and more than 300 physicians who work hard every day to combine safe, quality medical care and advanced technology with compassion and understanding. Key specialty services include Cardiac, Orthopedic, Surgical, Rehabilitation, Sleep and Birthing Centers. Additionally, Memorial Satilla Health treats more than 45,000 emergencies each year and has an extensive Behavioral Health program.


Waycross, GA, and its neighboring town of Blackshear, GA, collectively offer excellent public schools, an active art and theater group, several golf courses, and an excellent array of hiking, fishing, camping and boating. With many large tracts of land available, excellent housing, and low real estate costs, our locale is the perfect place for families.


HCA Healthcare has been consecutively named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere Institute since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.


Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Highly qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!


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.






Our Company’s recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by clicking here.

For questions about your job application or this site please contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.


Save Job Unsave Job


Therapy and Rehabilitation
PRN/Per Diem • PRN

About HCA Healthcare

What matters most to our diverse and talented colleagues is giving people the absolute best healthcare in the most compassionate way possible.

Learn more about HCA Healthcare chevron_right

Similar Jobs

Additional Job Applicant Resources

For questions about your job application or this site, please contact:
HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.

Get job notifications based
on your interests

Join our Talent Network