Occupational Therapist - Pediatric 9/19/2017

Emerson Hospital Concord, MA

Company
Emerson Hospital
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
10062879
Location
Concord, MA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree
AJE Ref #
579556780

JOB DESCRIPTION

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OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST - PEDIATRIC

Job Number: 10062879
Category: Occupational Therapy
Location: Emerson Hospital, Baker Ave Facility, Concord, MA

Department: Occupational Therapy-Outpatient Rehab
Workshift: Day Eve shift
Job Type: Part Time
Hours: T/TH afternoon/evening. Friday morning/afternoon

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The Pediatric Occupational Therapist demonstrates clinical expertise in the area of pediatric disorders through clinical experience, special certifications and continuing education. The clinical practice position requires an understanding of pediatric occupational therapy clinical care, research principles, and treatment techniques. The Occupational Therapist's responsibilities include assessment, planning, treatment, and ongoing evaluation of the provision of care for a diverse pediatric patient population. The Occupational Therapist provides patient and family education and support. The scope of pediatric occupational therapy services for patients and families includes all phases of care including prevention, assessment, rehabilitation, and education/caregiver training. The Occupational Therapist works effectively on a multidisciplinary team.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:
Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited Occupational Therapy program required.

Experience: Previous experience in with pedi required; 2 to 5 year of pediatric experience preferred

Licensure and/or Certification:
* Current license to practice Occupational Therapy in Massachusetts required.
* Preferred Certification from the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).
* BLS healthcare provider required.

Emerson Hospital is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.