Ascension Health Occupational Therap- Prem Plan / Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital / PRN Days in Nashville, Tennessee

Additional Job Information

Title: Occupational Therap- Prem Plan

City, State: Nashville,TN

Location: Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital

Department: Rehab Services General IP 001

Additional Job Details: PRN Days

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Occupational Therap- Prem Plan 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 technicians according to established regulations and practice standards.

  • Contribute to Mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied with the Mission Statement: A. Service to the poor - Support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life.B. Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life.C. Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership.D. Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship.E. Creativity - Courageous Innovation.F. Dedication - Affirming hope and joy in our ministry.

  • Completes non-clinical assigned tasks to ensure effective department operations. All other duties as assigned.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • Licensed Rehab Therapist specializing in Occupational Therapy (OTR) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Heart Saver AED credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy program, BS, MS or Doctorate in Occupational Therapy

Work Experience:

  • No experience required

How To Apply

How to Apply

If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact the Ascension Health Ministry Service Center at 1-855-562-2824 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. EST M-F.

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