Occupational Therapist -PRN - Acute Rehabilitation or Transitional Sub-Acute Unit -Day

Open Date 8/1/2017
Division Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing
Description Evaluates, plans, and implements treatment programs for referred patients according to acceptable principles and practices of Occupational Therapy. Demonstrates competency to evaluate and care for adolescent and geriatric patients Completes a thorough assessment of patient's status with consideration for patient's unique needs. Identifies and reports variances in normal development and function. Supervises the COTA/L, aides or volunteers in methods to enhance Rx programs. Exhibits pleasant, courteous, respectful, empathetic, patient- supportive behavior when interacting with patients, families and visitors.


PRN Rules:
•Must work 96 hours/year (8 hours/month) = 1-2 days/month
• PRNS are used for weekday and weekend. Shifts must be in 4-hour or 8-hour increments.
Position Requirements Previous experience is required. Must be proficient in electronic documentation and basic computer skills (ie. Microsoft Office). Must be available to work one 8-hour shift per month (or two 4-hour shifts per month). Weekend work is a requirement. Bachelor's Degree: Applicable Major (Required), Master's Degree or Doctorate Degree: Occupational Therapy (Preferred) NBCOT Occupational Therapy Registration (Required) PA Occupational Therapy License (Required).
Full-Time/Part-Time PRN
Special Notes 8-16 hours month
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
Hours Bi-Weekly None Specified

Reading Shift Day/Evening