HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Occupational Therapist in Augusta, Georgia

IV. Position Summary: The Occupational Therapist functions as a member of the healthcare team. The purpose is to provide medically prescribed occupational therapy programs in the hospital in accordance with national standards and administrative policies of the hospital. The goal is to restore function and prevent disability following disease, injury, surgery, or loss of a body part in order to allow the patient to perform self-care and activities of daily living as independently as possible.

  • Occupational Therapy: Population Served* Core competencies will be assessed primarily on the following patient population(s) served: Cardiac/cardiovascular, neuro, orthopedic, spine care, pulmonary including but not limited to: CVA/TIA, joint replacement/fracture repair, etc.

    V. Performance Standards and Expectations

    All employees are expected to abide by the following performance expectations:

    1. Service: Strives to meet expectations/needs of customers

    2. Quality/Ethics/Integrity: Seeks opportunities for improvement; prevents small problems from becoming large ones

    3. Relationships: Builds effective working relationships

    4. Adaptability: Seeks to understand changes in work tasks/processes/location;

      1. First Impressions: I will view myself through the eyes of the customer; I will make our customers feel welcome by smiling,

        making eye contact, and introducing self.
    5. Be an Owner: I will show pride in the organization and environment by staying informed and taking initiative to make things better

    6. Customer Interaction: Each and every interaction with our customers becomes our golden opportunity to delight and serve them and make them feel at ease

    7. Teamwork: We partner together to enhance the quality of service we deliver to our customers

    8. Service Recovery: I will take ownership of patient complaints and in their resolution.

    9. Customer Privacy: I will respect the customer’s right to privacy and need for modesty by creating and maintaining a secure and trusting environment.

    10. Attention to Safety: I am committed to helping the facility provide a safe environment for our customers and my coworkers

Minimum Requirements: Education: Bachelor of Science in occupational therapy from an accredited school.

Licensure/ Certifications: Current Georgia Occupational Therapy License required. BLS required upon hire. Experience: New graduates from accredited schools may apply.

Title: Occupational Therapist

Location: Georgia-Augusta-Doctors Hospital of Augusta - Augusta

Requisition ID: 01417-7317