Occupational Therapist - Long-term Acute Care - (OT - Acute)

  1. Mexia,TX
  2. Sep 08, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Therapists
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13088008 Job Description & Requirements
Occupational Therapist - Long-term Acute Care - (OT - Acute)
StartDate: 10/02/2017Available Shifts: 8 D Pay Rate: $41.00 - 43.50

LONG TERM ACUTE CARE hospital is looking for a highly motivated and energetic OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST to join the team in their INPATIENT REHAB UNIT. Candidates must be willing to support a friendly, positive and professional environment.

An occupational therapist (OT) is responsible for providing assistance to patients who need help performing a wide variety of activities, especially daily needs (e.g., dressing, cooking, eating, driving, etc.) and motor skills. In addition, occupational therapy requires an OT to perform comprehensive at-home and job-site evaluations, and maintain an open line of communication with patients’ family members and caregivers. They may have a number of specialties, including:


  • Acute
  • Hand
  • Home health
  • Long-term care
  • Outpatient
  • Pediatric
  • Psychiatric
  • Rehabilitation
  • School


Required Qualifications
TX license

Preferred Qualifications
LTAC exp.
Adult IDD exp.

About the Facility
This 390-bed facility opened its doors in 1946 and serves a 12-county area.

Facility Location
A community of about 6,500 residents located east of Waco and south of the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area in eastern Texas, Mexia boasts small-town charm and plenty of outdoor recreational opportunities. Residents and visitors alike can enjoy the renowned Mexia Public Schools Museum, as well as the community's yearly Juneteenth celebration, which commemorates Texas' abolition of slavery in 1865.

Job Benefits
Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Free Private Housing
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!


About the Company
Med Travelers, an AMN Healthcare company, is the leader in allied healthcare staffing. Our relationships with numerous healthcare facilities - including hospitals, home health agencies, school systems, and long-term care facilities - enable us to offer the most current temporary therapy positions and medical imaging jobs. And our traveler customer service is among the best in the industry. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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