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#107424 Lymphedema Occupational Therapist -Per Diem

Filing Deadline: Wed 1/27/2021

DESCRIPTION

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.

The qualifications of this posting have been updated as of 1/14/2021.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Completion of an accredited program of Occupational Therapy.

  • Occupational Therapist (OT) - 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.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • One (1) year of OT experience in an acute care setting.
  • Lymphedema specialty certification.
  • Both inpatient and outpatient experience preferred.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • 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.
  • Per Diem employees are required to work a minimum of six weekend shifts (Saturday and Sunday) within a three (3) month period.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego Health Sys
Payroll Title:
OCCUPATIONAL THER 2 PD
Department:
REHABILITATION SERVICES
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
La Jolla Medical Center
Appointment Type:
Per Diem
Appointment Percent:
20%
Union:
HX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, 10 hrs/day, Monday - Friday

 

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