112896 - Acute Care Occupational Therapist
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#112896 Acute Care Occupational TherapistInitial Review Date: Mon 12/6/2021
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Responsible for occupational therapy patient service delivery, including evaluation and treatment of routine and complex patients, complete required documentation and communicates patient information across the continuum of care. Participates in training and program development and represents the department to the medical and general community.
Depending on experience of the selected candidate, this position will be hired at the Occupational Therapist I or II level.
Graduation from an accredited school of Occupational Therapy approved by the American Medical Association and the American Occupational Therapy Association, eligibility for registration by the National Registry of the American Occupational Therapy Association.
Occupational Therapist (OT) license issued by the state of California.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
Previous experience as a licensed Occupational Therapist to include some experience with acute care.
- Three (3) years of experience as a licensed Occupational Therapist.
- Clinical Instructor experience.
- Acute care experience.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- May flex and float between sites as needed.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
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