Occupational Therapist Full Time

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Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Middletown

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Middletown, DE is a 34 bed inpatient acute physical rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient services designed to return patients to leading active and independent lives.

This hospital won the Hospital of The Year Award for 2017 and President’s Circle Award for 2018 Outperforming over 120 of our other hospitals in 36 states spanning clinical outcomes, patient satisfaction, turnover and various business performance metrics!

Our hospital provides a wide range of physical rehabilitation services, a vast network of highly skilled physicians and therapists, and the most innovative equipment and rehabilitation technology, ensuring that all patients have access to the highest quality care.

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Middletown, DE has specialized inpatient programs for stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, neurology, cardiac, multiple-trauma and orthopedics. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home after only 1-3 weeks!

Learn more about the great work that we do:  https://www.encompasshealth.com/middletownrehab

We are currently interviewing for a full time Occupational Therapist to join our team of experience rehabilitation professionals.

  • Requires effective communication skills for working with patients, families, caregivers, and departmental and interdepartmental relationships.
  • Requires competency in Occupational therapy evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment.
  • Requires task delegation and supervision of Occupational Therapist Assistants and Rehab Technicians.
  • Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met. 
  • The Occupational Therapist creates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by providing patient safety and patient-centered treatment 

Working side-by-side with other experienced therapists and nurses you will have the opportunity to gain broad ranging clinical skills with large patient populations and scheduled rotations across all our clinical floors.

Anodyne / Autoambulator, Bioness, Experia, Hand Mentor, Reo Therapy, SaeboFlex, Smart Step, Interactive Metronomne are some of the advanced technology we use along with many MedBridge on-line training programs available to you and your patients.

Job Code: 100005

Keywords: Occupational Therapist, OT, inpatient rehab, acute rehab, stroke, head injury, brain injury, orthopedics, outpatient, rehab hospital, TBI, CVA, Cardiopulmonary, spinal cord injury, 19709

License or Certification:

Must be in possession of current state license or certification on or before the first day of employment. CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.

Education, Training and Experience:

Successful completion of a degree from an accredited Occupational Therapy program. 

Strong new grads encouraged to apply, experienced therapist preferred.

Current or pending DE OT license.

Address: 250 East Hampden Road, Middletown 19709
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Job ID: 1918219