ShreveportRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Shreveport jobs

Therapist / Occupational Therapist / Louisiana / Team Lead Occupationa

Company: Therapist Jobs
Location: Shreveport
Posted on: February 24, 2021

Job Description:

Opening Summer 2021! Encompass Health is excited to expand our nationwide footprint in Shreveport, LA. Our expanding nationwide footprint means new career opportunities await in various clinical and non-clinical roles. As a national leader in integrated healthcare services, our growth means we can serve more communities, build more careers and help more patients through our nationwide network. Work with advanced technologies and dedicated professional support in a state-of-the-art inpatient rehabilitation hospital to help patients regain their independence and return back to their communities.The Therapy Team leader assists the Director of Therapy Operations in day to day operations of a therapy team or discipline. In addition, the position:- Requires effective supervisory skills along with good communication skills for interdepartmental relationships. - Requires competency in licensed discipline evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment.- Requires task delegation and supervision of therapist assistants and technicians.- Assists with staffing, scheduling, orientation, training and communications to provide adequate coverage for patient treatments. - Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met.- Typically provides patient care in licensed discipline 80% - 90% of work hours.The Therapy Team Leader helps create an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by meeting or exceeding its goals, conveying the hospital mission to all staff, holding staff accountable for performance, motivating staff to improve performance and being responsible for the operation of the department, measurement, assessment and continuous improvement of the department's performance. The Team Leader creates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by helping staff to improve their clinical skills, and overall performance, through staff development and mentoring. This position will support cultural diversity by ensuring that the delivery of quality, equitable and culturally competent patient-centered care is provided; promoting and maintaining an inclusive work environment and culture that is respectful and accepting of diversity; and ensuring that cultural diversity and sensitivity training is part of new employee orientation on an on-going basis to meet the needs of the patient population served in the hospital. Job Code: 100019License or Certification:- Must have current state license or certification; in states where licensing is not required, defer to state practice act. - CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.Education, Training and Experience- Successful completion of a Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited therapy program preferred- A minimum of three years discipline specific or leadership experience required, with no less than 2 years being clinical.- Active on Therapy Clinical Ladder (when eligible) or specialty professional certification, preferred.Machines, Equipment Used:- General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer.- Working knowledge of discipline specific therapy equipment.Physical Requirements: - Good visual acuity and ability to communicate.- Ability to lift, lower, push, pull, and retrieve objects weighing a minimum of 30 pounds of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements.Compliance:- Adheres to the company's Standards of Business Conduct.- Maintains current licensure and/or certifications, if applicable.Skills and Abilities:- Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate effectively.- Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner.- Ability to work independently without supervision.Environmental Conditions:- Indoor, temperature controlled, smoke-free environment. Occasional outdoor exposure.- Exposure or potential exposure to blood and body fluids may be required.- Handicapped accessible.- May work under stressful circumstances at times.Proficiency or Productivity Standards:- Meets established attendance standards.- Adheres to hospital/department dress code including wearing ID badge.- May be required to work weekdays and/or weekends and/or evenings if needed to meet job requirements. - May be required to work on religious and/or legal holidays on scheduled days/shifts.- Will be required to work as necessary during disaster situations, i.e., before, during or after a disaster.- May be required to stay after workday to assist after a disaster situation until relief arrives.- May be required to perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Address: 8650 Millicent Way, Shreveport 71115
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Job ID: STSHRV019

Keywords: Therapist Jobs, Shreveport , Therapist / Occupational Therapist / Louisiana / Team Lead Occupationa, Healthcare , Shreveport, Louisiana

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Earn $500,000 in a Brand New Hospital
Description: A brand new, state-of-the-art clinic in Louisiana seeks an ENT to join two others. The surgery center has two da Vinci robots This is a mainly outpatient position with the opportunity to focus
Company: The Curare Group
Location: Shreveport
Posted on: 03/5/2021

RN / Critical Care Nursing / Texas / Permanent / Critical Care Nurse - $20k sign on bonus Job
Description: Catapult Healthcare is currently seeking multiple Registered Nurse RN candidates in the areas of ICU, IMU, and CVICU for a client facility in Northeast Texas for direct hire as employees of a regional (more...)
Company: Catapult Healthcare
Location: Texarkana
Posted on: 03/5/2021

Travel Sterile Processing Tech, 8H Nights 7:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Description: Travel Sterile Processing Tech Shreveport, LALocation: - - - - - - - - -Shreveport, LAStart Date: - - - - - - -3/22/2021Shift Details: - - -8H Nights 7:00 PM-3:00 AM - - - - - - - - - - -
Company: Triage Staffing LLC
Location: Shreveport
Posted on: 03/5/2021


Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)
Description: Genesis Rehab Services is a leading provider of Physical, Occupational, Speech and Respiratory Therapy for older adults in skilled nursing facilities, independent and assisted living communities, CCRCs, (more...)
Company: Genesis Rehab Services
Location: Princeton
Posted on: 03/5/2021

Med Surg
Description: Health care professional needed for a Med Surg position in AR. Must have a minimum of 2 years experience as a Med Surg
Company: Titan Medical
Location: Magnolia
Posted on: 03/5/2021

Massage Therapist Careers - Monroe-El Dorado, LA-AR Area
Description: You put your heart and soul into your work. You deserve a career that cares for you. If you share our commitment to helping people feel their best through total body care, we''d like to get to know you (more...)
Company: Massage Envy
Location: Farmerville
Posted on: 03/5/2021

Respiratory Therapist / RRT - Travel Contract
Description: br br Respiratory Therapists are responsible for assessing, br planning, implementing, and evaluating the treatment, care, and needs of br patients with breathing disorders or cardiopulmonary (more...)
Company: Jackson Therapy Partners
Location: El Dorado
Posted on: 03/5/2021

RN, Critical Care Specialties - HealthCare Traveler
Description: Critical Need for All Hospital Based RN SpecialtiesTravel Registered Nurse Jobs Assignments br Looking for an RN travel assignment You are in the right place, the HCEN Network of staffing agencies (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Shreveport
Posted on: 03/5/2021

MS Travel RN - Job Id: JO03005204
Description: Next Travel Nursing is seeking a qualified
Company: Next Travel Nursing
Location: Shreveport
Posted on: 03/5/2021

CVOR Registered Nurse
Description: MedPro Healthcare Staffing, a Joint Commission-certified staffing agency, is seeking a quality CVOR registered nurse RN for a travel assignment with one of our top healthcare clients. br br Requirements: (more...)
Company: MedPro Healthcare Staffing
Location: Shreveport
Posted on: 03/5/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Louisiana jobs by following @recnetLA on Twitter!

Shreveport RSS job feeds