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Position Summary: This position is for an occupational therapist who specializes in pediatric hand therapy.
Under general supervision, the Hand Therapist OT II conducts patient assessments, participates in the development of the plan of care, implements treatment, and provides care according to patient specific age and/or developmental needs. Demonstrates flexibility and good communication skills and collaborates with other health care team members in the delivery of care.
One year experience as a licensed Occupational Therapist and Certified Hand Therapist.
Experience in pediatrics in a hospital setting preferred.
Licensure by the California Board of Occupational Therapy required.
Certification by the Hand Therapy Certification Commission (HTCC).
Certification by National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).
CCS paneled or working to fulfill requirements.
Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Provider Certification.
Membership with the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) and the Occupational Therapy Association of California (OTAC) preferred.