AdventHealth AdventHealth Sports Med & Rehab Occupational Therapy Assistant-Parkway (Pediatrics) in Palm Coast, Florida
Our Mission is to extend thehealing ministry of Christ.
Employees are hired to help Adventist Health System extend
the healing ministry of Christ. They are expected to exhibit a continuous
behavior of professionalism, which includes but is not limited to, treating
customers and co-workers with respect and dignity, aligning behavior with
customer service principles, maintaining customer and patient confidentiality,
abiding by employee guidelines for professional behavior, appearance, and
communication, exhibiting teamwork behaviors, being effective in conflict resolution,
helping others to understand issues and accept changes, demonstrating high
standards of work performance and flexibility, maintaining positive
interdepartmental relationships, keeping a positive attitude, and adhering to
the policies and procedures of the organization.
- Provides direct and indirect services in the acute care, inpatient
and/or outpatient rehabilitation settings.
- Utilizes process improvement in achieving the goals of the
- Adheres to the Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance Plan and to all
rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies, and
- May supervise other Occupational Therapy Assistants, Occupational
Therapy Assistant interns, volunteers, and technical aides.
- Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts
responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND JOBRESPONSIBILITIES :
Demonstrates through behavior Florida
Hospital’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence,
Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance
on the therapist evaluation findings and goals, the therapy assistant
implements an individualized treatment plan of care utilizing Practice
Standards and recommended techniques, insurance guidelines and patient’s needs.
Modifies treatment plan as appropriate based upon on-going assessments and
consultation with the Occupational Therapist. Collects patient data and
communicates to the Occupational Therapist regarding discharge recommendations
when maximum benefit has been achieved and/or according to the standards of
practice and payer guidelines.
accurately, completely, and timely with legible handwriting. Uses measurable
and objective terminology, following standards of practice, insurance
guidelines and department /hospital policy and procedures.
patients accurately, timely and legibly according to guidelines of the CPT code
format and according to insurance guidelines.
the need for patient/caregiver education and utilizes each opportunity for
teaching on a planned or spontaneous basis, including discharge recommendations.
Documents education and understanding as appropriate.
in practice changes as a result of performance improvements activities.
Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department.
principles of professional development by maintaining clinical competencies,
using best and/or evidence based practices, and serving as a clinical
the productivity standards, as defined by department.
adjusts and adapts to changes in patient census by altering working hours to
assist in other centers/programs as approved and observed by manager.
principles of employee and patient safety when performing daily job activities
- Complies with FH
Compliance Plan, rules and regulations of all local, state, and federal
agencies, and with the standards of all accrediting bodies and payers as
evident through documentation reviews, tracers and rounds results. Takes
responsibility for the environment of care by monitoring and taking action as
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLSREQUIRED:
- At least entry-level
professional competency of Occupational Therapy practice, theory, principles
and applications as defined in competencies departmental policy.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
- Basic computer skills to include
Outlook, Microsoft Office, and Windows.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCEREQUIRED:
- Associate Degree in Occupational Therapy.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATIONREQUIRED:
Licensed in the State of Florida as an Occupational Therapy Assistant.
Primary Location: US-FL-Palm Coast
Organization AdventHealth Centra Care
Job Level Staff / Associate
Education Level Associate's Degree
Job Posting May 9, 2019, 11:02:56 AM
Req ID: 280592
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.