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#97314 Lymphedema Occupational Therapist II/III

Filing Deadline: Tue 1/22/2019

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 01/10/2019 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 01/22/2019. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

The Occupational Therapist is responsible for OT patient service delivery including evaluation and treatment of routine and complex patients. Completes required documentation and communicates patient information across the continuum of care. Participates in training and program development, represents the department to the medical and general community. Demonstrates competence in the UCSD Health core values. Responsible for education of departmental staff in areas of advanced clinical care and customer service.

Depending on experience, the selected candidate will be hired at the OTII or OTIII Specialist level.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • 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.

  • Two (2) years of experience as a licensed Occupational Therapist.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience in lymphedema care.
  • Three years of experience as a licensed Occupational Therapist.
  • Clinical Instructor experience.
  • Acute care experience.

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.

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 3 NEX
Department:
Rehabilitation Services
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
HX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, Variable, Variable

 

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.