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