OT for Kingsport, TN

We are an acute inpatient rehabilitation hospital treating more than 1,000 patients annually from Southwest Virginia, Northeast Tennessee, Southeastern Kentucky and Northwestern North Carolina. The hospital offers care by physician specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation, pulmonology, neurology, internal medicine and family practice.

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 conditions.  Approximately 80% of our patients are discharge directly home. We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients.  We utilize our clinical outcomes to assess 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 outcome.

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 is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.

Competitive salary based on experience.  Full benefits and other perks available.

Email resume: pam@murdockrecruiting.com