Ascension Health Occupational Therapist - Hand/Ortho in Panama City Beach, Florida

We Are Hiring


City, State: Panama City Beach,FL

Location: SHMG Panama City Beach

Department: Rehab Services PCB

Additional Job Details:PRN,Day

Every day that you come to work, you improve people’s lives! At Sacred Heart Hospital, as our Occupational Therapist, you are an integral in helping and guiding patients down the road to recovery and restored function that ensures they are able to do life activities like eating, dressing, and writing.

The Occupational Therapist evaluates and treats patients with physical, emotional, cognitive and/or psychosocial deficits.


  • Assesses patient 's ability to safely and effectively perform independent living skills. Designs the appropriate plan of care, including type and frequency of treatment.

  • Implements the treatment plan using appropriate modalities. Documents findings of patient progress. Monitors and modifies the plan of care as needed. Seeks consultation as necessary.

  • Educates the patient and family/caregiver about patient deficits. Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from therapy services and provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and support programs.

  • Oversees the care provided by certified occupational therapy assistants and therapy 3-Technicians according to established regulations and practice standards.

About Our Team: Be part of a team highly rated for patient satisfaction in the United States. Sacred Heart on the Emerald Coast is among the top hospitals in the United States for patient satisfaction.

Why Join the Sacred Heart Family?

Competitive Compensation – We value and know the importance of our PRN associates. So, our PRN associates are paid 20% additional on their base hourly rate!

What You Will Need:

Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • LicensedRehab Therapistspecializing inOccupational Therapy (OTR)credentialed from theFlorida Board of Occupational Therapyobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • Diploma

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent required.

  • Master's degree in a related field, or combination of Bachelor's degree and related experience preferred.

Work Experience:

  • 3 Years Preferred Technical Experience.


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Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunityemployer.

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