Part-time, 48 hours per pay period (two weeks), Clinic Hours: Monday-Thursday 7:30a-5:30p, Friday 7:30a-4:30p
JOB SUMMARY: Provides occupational therapy services to patients ranging from adolescent to adult ages who may have physical, medical and/or psychological conditions. Patients are evaluated and treated in an outpatient environment. Therapists are responsible for evaluating patient needs, establishing treatment plans and providing treatments/services accordingly. In collaboration with the COTA, works with patients on an individual basis using current technology, treatment techniques, and modalities consistent with department and hospital policies. Responsible for developing and facilitating specialized treatment programs as appropriate to meet patient needs.
EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited school of occupational therapy and successful completion of clinical training required.
EXPERIENCE: Prior experience must provide clear evidence of clinical skills beyond basic entry level for the position in which the applicant is applying for. Strong verbal and written communication skills required.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Certified by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy required within six months of hire. Registered through the State of Minnesota as a Licensed Occupational Therapist or a temporary Occupational Therapist permit required with Occupational Therapist license obtained within 90 days of hire. Current American Heart Association (AHA) BLS Healthcare Provider card required per established policy.
CentraCare Health and Carris Health have made a commitment to diversity in its workforce. All individuals including, but not limited to, individuals with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. CentraCare Health and Carris Health are EEO/AA employers.