- Tucson, AZ 85704 US
Occupational Therapist - Tucson, AZ
Designed to return patients to leading active, independent lives, HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Southern Arizona is a 60-bed rehabilitation hospital that provides a higher level of comprehensive rehabilitation services.
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Southern Arizona
Exciting News for HealthSouth! HealthSouth is becoming Encompass Health. Our main corporate office has already transitioned to our new name however our hospitals won't make this transition untill later this year. Please be aware that some emails may reflect this new change.
The City of Tucson boasts the best of both worlds...the progress and innovation of a metropolitan community and the friendly, caring atmosphere of a small town. Blessed with the natural beauty of the Sonoran Desert and an unsurpassed climate of 360 sunny days a year, Tucsonans embrace a rare lifestyle with multiple recreational outdoor and indoor activities.
Why Choose HealthSouth? At our hospital, the core of our strength is our dedicated rehabilitation professionals. Our work environment is a patient-centered, team approach, committed to evidence-based practice for the best possible outcomes. As a clinician, you will be provided with cutting-edge equipment, technology, and other resources that will help you achieve better outcomes that give strength to our patients and greater meaning to your career.
Benefits To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan, tuition reimbursement, career ladder, continuing education and much more. For more information on available benefits and our Student Loan Program please contact our Regional Recruiter.
Who will you treat? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typically our therapist can expect to spend an average of 2-4 weeks with our patients treating a wide clinical caseload such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home.
We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients. We utilize our clinical outcomes to asses and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes.
Rehab Technology You will use standard and advanced therapy technologies- depending on hospital location, some equipment used such as Auto Ambulators, Bioness, Interactive Metronome, Hand Mentor, SmartStep, Anodyne, Wii and CAPs may be available.
Helping you become a better therapist is critical to our success - You will be paired with mentors; attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.
HealthSouth is an Equal Opportunity Employer
HealthSouth is becoming Encompass Health.