Location Address:7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills
First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement (Joint Commission)
Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI (Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care)
GWTG Gold Plus with Honor Roll Elite and Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll Achievement, 2020 (American Heart Association)
One of America's Best Hospitals for Heart Care, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 (Women’s Choice Award)
One of America's Best Hospitals for Stroke Centers, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 (Women’s Choice Award)
One of America's Best Hospitals for Orthopedics, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 (Women’s Choice Award)
One of America's Best Hospitals for Patient Safety, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 (Women’s Choice Award)
Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A, Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Fall 2020 (Leapfrog)
Leapfrog Top General Hospital, Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2020 (Leapfrog)
US News & World Reports High Performing Hospital CHF & COPD (2019-2020)
America's 250 Best Hospital's Award (2021) (Healthgrades)
Life style activities and community growth
You Will Be Responsible For:
Supervises Occupational Therapy Assistants and Occupational Therapy students.
Responsible for assessment, reassessment, goal setting and developing and implementing plans of care for all patients referred to Occupational Therapy.
Demonstrates the ability to competently perform all items on the skills inventory/competency checklist.
Manages and operates equipment safely and correctly.
Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.
Responsible for ensuring that documentation meets regulatory and departmental standards and policies.
What You Will Need:
Incumbents must possess these knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and to demonstrate that s/he can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.
Comprehensive knowledge and application of principles of medical occupational therapy for therapeutic diagnostics and treatment.
Ability to communicate effectively in written, verbal and electronic formats with patients, staff, physicians, nurses and administrators.
Ability to plan, organizes, direct and evaluates the work of others.
Ability to initiate and promote innovation and change.
Ability to establish collaborative alliances and promote teamwork.
Ability to establish and update Plan of Care
Skill and knowledge in working with an automated information systems in a healthcare setting
Graduate from an approved school of Occupational Therapy
Current Florida OT License
Current NBCOT certification.
The Occupational Therapist provides self-directed, effective therapy to patients in accordance with Florida Occupational Therapy Association standards and pursuant to Florida Department of Professional Regulation, Chapter 486.021 (S): “Occupational Therapists means: a person who is licensed and who practices occupational therapy in accordance with this chapter”. The Occupational Therapist assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. Performs other duties as assigned.
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