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Therapist / Physical Therapy / Missouri / Program Lead - Occupational or Physical Therapist Job

Company: BJC HealthCare
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:

Additional Information About the Role

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital is looking for an experienced Program Lead OT or PT to work 12-hour shifts Saturday & Sunday (24 hours weekly). This position is weekend rate pay, includes benefits and a $1250 sign on bonus. Come join our BJC Team today!

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital offers highly specialized surgical and medical services in an intimate environment and is known for outstanding patient care. With 64 private patient rooms, 14 operating rooms and four intensive care unit rooms, the facility was designed to provide a comforting environment that is innovative, efficient and centered on the patient experience. The campus features a park-like setting with landscaping and a walking path that winds through the grounds and connects to Millennium Park. The inpatient physical therapy department of BJWCH provides rehabilitation services to patients within an acute care environment. Our staff of experienced, efficient physical therapists and assistants communicate closely with physicians, nurses, and other healthcare providers and work closely with patients to develop safe, personalized rehabilitation programs that aid the patient in improving mobility and returning to daily functional activities.
Preferred Qualifications

Role Purpose Oversees daily operations of multi-disciplinary rehabilitation programs in acute services. Oversees staffing and caseload distribution for assigned program and collaborates with other program and discipline leads to assure patient care needs are met. Assures that daily workflow in assigned satellite is effective and promotes proactive problem solving among team members. Works under the direction of the program supervisor, in collaboration with discipline leads and clinical specialists to assure regulatory standards are met. Assists the supervisor with management of the programs and serves as a resource / contact with customers such as patients, families, nurses, case managers and physicians. Responsibilities

  • Makes appropriate recommendations and determines need for referral to specialist in related areas; makes appropriate discharge plans as indicated.
  • Provides consultation, evaluation and treatment services for patients referred to therapy based on each patient's needs and delivers services in accordance with a written plan of care.
  • Coordinates the daily activities of the programs in collaboration with hospital or campus multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Develops and instructs patients and families in home programs.
  • Assists with researching, evaluating, selecting and implementing systems which improve efficiency of assigned program and related operations. Minimum Requirements Education
  • Bachelor's Degree - OT/PT/SLP
  • Bachelor's Degree - OT/PT/SLP Experience
  • 2-5 years Supervisor Experience
  • No Experience Licenses & Certifications
  • Cert/Lic in Area of Expertise Preferred Requirements Education
  • Master's Degree Licenses & Certifications
    Benefits and Legal Statement

    BJC Total Rewards At BJC we re committed to providing you and your family with benefits and resources to help you manage your physical, emotional, social and financial well-being.
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vison, life insurance, and legal services available first day of the month after hire date
  • Disability insurance paid for by BJC
  • Pension Plan /403(b) Plan funded by BJC
  • 401(k) plan with BJC match
  • Tuition Assistance available on first day
  • BJC Institute for Learning and Development
  • Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Time Off benefit combines vacation, sick days, holidays and personal time
  • Adoption assistance To learn more, go to Not all benefits apply to all jobs The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Equal Opportunity Employer

Keywords: BJC HealthCare, St. Louis , Therapist / Physical Therapy / Missouri / Program Lead - Occupational or Physical Therapist Job, Healthcare , Saint Louis, Missouri

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