Physical Therapist-Per Diem

St. Catherine Of Siena Smithtown , NY 11787

Posted 7 days ago

Job Details

Occupational Therapist-Per Diem

Day shift-8:00AM-4:00PM for weekends

Minimum commitment of 2-3 weekend days per month

Rockville Centre, NY

Explore a career with Mercy Medical Center, a 375-bed not-for-profit hospital and member of the Catholic Health Services of Long Island that has been serving the healthcare needs for the residents of Nassau County and its surrounding areas since 1913. Ranked among the top hospitals in New York State, Mercy offers a NYS designated Stroke Center, Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and has received Pathway to Excellence designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center the only hospital in the region and one of only two in NY State to receive this prestigious award.

The Occupational Therapist will provide patient care under MD referral. Maintains required documentation and professional relationships with patients, families and staff. Adheres to MMC/department policies and procedures and JCAHO/regulatory agency requirements. Demonstrates and promotes service excellence at all times.

Responsibilities:

  • Administer Occupational Therapy treatments per MD referral and in accordance with NYS practice act

  • Perform comprehensive evaluations

  • Develop appropriate treatment plans with realistic, functional goals

  • Observes patients' response to treatment physically and psychologically and adjusts the treatment plan accordingly

  • Evaluation and treatment of patients in inpatient rehab

  • Documentation in EMR (EPIC)

Requirements:

  • BS or MS degree in Occupational Therapy from accredited OT program

  • Current NYS license

  • BLS Required

  • Inpatient experience preferred but not required

  • 1 year of experience required, preferably in inpatient rehabilitation

MERCY MEDICAL CENTER

A Member of the Catholic Health Services of Long Island

An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V


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