Hand Therapist (OT) - East Lake - Palm Harbor FL
Company: Select Physical Therapy
Location: Palm Harbor
Posted on: June 23, 2022
Select Physical Therapy in Palm Harbor (East Lake), FL is now
Occupational Therapist for Hand Therapy!
Calling local hand therapist looking for per diem hours! Check out
Select Physical Therapy in Palm Harbor (East Lake), FL!! We are
seeking per diem Occupational Therapists for as needed coverage in
Palm Harbor and surrounding outpatient locations. Though we are
unable to consider new grads for this opportunity, we are able to
consider Occupational Therapist with one year of recent hand
Hand therapist will treat various upper extremity disorders ranging
from tendon injuries, sprains- strains, post- operative fractures,
etc. Our population is primarily orthopedic injuries with referrals
from hand and orthopedic surgeons. We have additional hand
therapists on staff able to support in our upbeat team environment.
Best practices and evidence-based programs are utilized for
individualized patient care. You will work closely with a (large)
group of CHTs, working together in the region for support,
education and schedule coverage. Our clinics are fully equipped to
provide care to patients ranging from post-surgical, non-operative
to work conditioning. You will have the opportunity to work closely
with excellent hand surgeons. If you are looking for a stable
company with an ACTIVE, GROWING and THRIVING national Hand Therapy
program, let's talk!
Hours Needed: PRN - As Needed
Compensation: Hourly based on experience.
Benefits. We do not offer benefits for PRN employees.
Applying. To apply, create an on-line profile and upload your
resume to complete our HR application.
Select Physical Therapy is a part of Select Medical Corporation's
Outpatient Division, a nationally prominent, locally driven
provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation with approximately
1900 locations in 39 states and the District of Columbia.
Throughout the country we operate primarily as Select Physical
Therapy, NovaCare Rehabilitation, Kessler Rehabilitation Center and
KORT. Our highly respected clinical team provides preventative and
rehabilitative services that maximize functionality and promote
well-being. We develop individualized treatment plans to help
achieve each patient's specific goals. Our integrated local market
network allows us to effectively partner with physicians,
employers, payors and case managers to achieve optimal patient
outcomes in a cost-effective manner. We also provide physical
therapy and athletic training services to professional sports
teams, colleges, universities and high schools. #ACN
Responsible for the evaluation, plan of care, treatment,
re-evaluation, discharge, and appropriate communications of high
quality hand therapy services to patients and customers.
Develop treatment plans, supervise assistants and aides, contribute
to case management, and provide quality patient care.
Maintain positive level of interaction with facilities and clients.
Enhance and expand client relations with facilities and their
Must be a graduate of an accredited school for Occupational
State licensure REQUIRED to start
Minimum of 1 year recent experience working in hand therapy
Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.
Valid state driver's license
Ability to lift patients using appropriate biomechanical techniques
frequently throughout the course of a work day/shift; must be
capable of easily lifting fifty (50) pounds dead weight alone.
Ability to walk, bend, stand and reach constantly during a work
Visual acuity (near and distant) sufficient to evaluate, diagnose
and monitor patient needs and to maintain accurate records,
recognize people and provide directions.
Ability to speak and hear sufficiently to understand and give
Ability to push wheeled equipment through the facility.
Possess fine motor skills for legible and accurate writing of
reports, charting, scheduling, daily correspondence and
presentations, either manually or through use of dictation
Possess grasp ability sufficient for cutting splint material.
Possess fine motor skills for effective and efficient handling of
diagnostic or therapeutic equipment.
Nationally supported mentorship program therapists interested in
pursuing their CHT credentials (available in most regions).
Experienced therapist have the opportunity to become a mentor.
Our internal education department offers a : National UE symposium,
additional certification course available for UE COMT, National
journal club, National CHT study group, National hand therapy
mentorship program, free local CEU's, webinar training programs,
National bulletin boards and blogs, free journal access.
These internal CEU accredited courses are FREE and UNLIMITED
Hand team meetings in each local area and virtual meetings and
Clinical Case Studies & Newsletters
Opportunities to observe in physician clinics and work in
contracted positions in physician's clinics
Opportunity for research activities and publications
Opportunity to teach internal courses on a national and local level
and contribute to other educational activities
Opportunity to develop and participate in program development for
Opportunity to deliver unique programs to industrial workers:
on-site visits, on site therapy, work conditioning, FCE, ergonomic
assessments and pre-employment testing
Our staff includes national speakers and educators, researchers,
therapists published in textbooks and peer reviewed journals,
active leaders in national associations.
We provide services to professional sports teams, colleges,
universities and high schools
Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects
diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees
are treated during employment without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or
mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic
protected under applicable law.
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