Occupational Therapist- Carroll County (ortho, hands and neuro ) (2022)

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Occupational Therapist for outpatient in ELDERSBURG MARYLAND


Ortho, Hand and Neuro caseload with NovaCare


NovaCare Rehabilitation in conjunction with LifeBridge is seeking a FULL or PART time occupational therapist (OT) in Eldersburg MD. Full time begins at 32 hours and part time averages 20-24 hours per week. Ideally someone able to work Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays with one day until 8pm for part time. Full time would include two evenings with last patient scheduled at 7pm.


An ideal occupational therapist has solid experience treating upper extremity patients. The caseload consists of an Ortho and Neuro mix to include everyone from teens through geriatrics. Certified Hand Therapist (CHT)credentials and certifications are a PLUS but not required to be considered. We are unable to consider new graduates for this opportunity. You must be comfortable with some custom splinting and fitting OTC splints. We have additional OTs in the community for support and mentoring. We have a large multidisciplinary team in Eldersburg who work together to improve our patient's lives.


Part time Benefits: We are able to offer access to our CEU accrediting courses for those working less than 32 hours in a week.

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Full Time Benefits and Incentives:



  • UNMATCHED Con Ed program


    • 300+ onsite, synchronous and asynchronous CEU accrediting courses. (.75-14 CEUs)

    • CHT, COMT- UL, Ergonomic Certifications PAID

    • Journal Clubs (institutional access to multiple journals)


  • Clinical and Professional Development Tools

  • Clinical Development: As you work towards specializations with us, you reach levels/goals/progress markers that earn you MORE in compensation.

  • Professional Development: Management training outlined for specifics on program development, finance, leadership skills, marketing and more. When you become an Assistant Center Manager, youalso get more PTO!

  • Competitive compensation with additional incentives, bonuses and MORE

  • Company matching 401(k)

  • Affordable PPO Benefits with multiple options from BC/BS to choose

  • Generous Paid Time Off + Holidays + Sick

  • Competitive salary, BONUS and more!


For details, contact our Regional Recruiter:


Shanel Green

Sr. Regional Recruiter- Outpatient Division

Select Physical Therapy and NovaCare Rehabilitation

ssgreen@selectmedical.com

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610-223-5944 Cell


NovaCare, ReVital and LifeBridge are divisions of Select Medical, we deliver quality in all that we do. We treat each other with respect and promote a positive environment where people feel valued. We are honest and open in our relationships and straightforward in our communications. At NovaCare and LifeBridge we work together to achieve our company objectives.


Select Medical Corporation's Outpatient Division is a nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient rehabilitation with 1900 locations in 39 states, including the District of Columbia. Throughout the country we operate primarily as Select Physical Therapy, NovaCare Rehabilitation, Physio, Kessler Rehabilitation Center,KORT, Saco Bay PhysicalTherapy, Concentra, SSM Physical Therapyand Keystone Physical Therapy. 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



Responsibilities

One of the many unique benefits that our employees at Select Medical can take advantage of is our industry-leading continuing education opportunities. This includes the opportunity to join Select Physical Therapy and NovaCare’s nationally acclaimed and APTA accredited Orthopedic Residency Program, weekend classes and online education, and formal weekly mentoring program available for new grads. Residency and Fellowship programs. Select Medical Corporation's Outpatient Division, a nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation with 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.


Who is Select Medical?

We are the nation’s leading physical therapy provider and our teams are dedicated to the communities we serve. Our mission is to deliver an exceptional patient care experience that promotes healing and recovery in a compassionate environment. Select Medical was founded on five Core Values which guide our interactions with patients, families, partners and each other.

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We deliver superior quality in all that we do.

We set high standards of performance for ourselves and for others. We provide superior services to our patients. We continually strive to uphold and improve our reputation for excellence.


We treat others as they would like to be treated.

We treat each other with respect and promote a positive environment where people feel valued. We are honest and open in our relationships and straightforward in our communications.


We are results-oriented and achieve our objectives.

We are focused and decisive in achieving our objectives and helping others achieve theirs. We accept responsibility for our decisions and actions. We are accountable for using our time, talents and resources effectively.

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We are team players.

We work together to achieve company objectives. We do our share of the work on time and with superior quality. We share ideas and information. We give honest feedback and accept constructive criticism. We confront difficulties directly and maintain positive working relationships.


We are resourceful in overcoming obstacles.

We pride ourselves on finding creative solutions to meet challenges we encounter. We are open to change and handle pressure with poise. We are flexible, adaptable and able to learn from our experiences.




To apply, complete our FULL HR application at www.selectmedical.com/careers/


Qualifications



  • Must be a graduate of an accredited school for Occupational Therapy.

  • National registration and state licensure or registration REQUIRED.

  • Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.

  • Valid state driver’s license.


Physical Requirements:

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  • 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 day/shift.

  • 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 directions.

  • Ability to push wheeled equipment through the facility.

  • Possess fine motor skills for legible and accurate reporting, charting, scheduling, daily correspondence and presentations, either manually or through use of electronic equipment.

  • Possess grasp ability for effective and efficient handling of diagnostic or therapeutic equipment.



#ACN


Additional Data

Select Medical Corporation's Outpatient Division, a nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation with almost 1800 locations in 37 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.


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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