University Hospital, Ltd
$61,706.00 to Commensurate
BASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITY
Evaluate, interpret findings, and treat patients with physical dysfunctions, disorders and/or injuries involving both complex and/or specialized needs.
CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Provide quality patient care, evaluation, assessment and treatment appropriate for patients with complex or specialized needs.
Participate in the development of innovative clinical teaching activities to meet the learning needs of staff and students.
Exhibit divisional and/or departmental leadership by:
Serve as a clinical resource and maintain high level of clinical productivity.
Participate in clinical research and collaborate on special projects.
Assist with setting and accomplishing divisional/departmental goals and assists management as necessary.
Develop, implement and expand learning opportunities and skills development for staff and students.
Assist in establishing new programs, as well as maintaining and developing current programs.
Assist in the administration of the departmental Quality Assurance Program.
Participate in the development of service operations, policies and procedures.
Demonstrates respect for all members of the University community in the course of performing one’s duties and I response to administrators, supervisors, coworkers, and customers.
Welcomes the richness of talent from a diverse workforce and recognizes that diversity brings stimulation, challenge, and energy that contribute to a productive and effective workplace.
Represents the interests of the University of a unit leadership in the use of resources to meet service and productivity demands within unit goals and budgets; strives to promote continual process and quality improvement.
Seeks opportunities to enhance one’s own professional knowledge, skills, and abilities as they relate to one’s current position and/or to prepare for potential future roles and overall career development.
Performs special projects and tasks as assigned.
A minimum of a bachelor's degree or equivalent in Occupational Therapy is required.
1-3 years' experience in Occupational Therapy is required, with a high degree of understanding and skill in one or more areas of assigned responsibility. Demonstrated clinical education abilities and leadership is required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
Licensed or proof of request for license as an Occupational Therapist by the Iowa Board of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy examiners is required.
Experience in one or more of the following patient care specialties in acute care setting ICU, pediatrics, cardiology
Demonstrates leadership abilities
Demonstrates experience as part of a multidisciplinary medical team.
Job related experience with and/or commitment to service excellence.
Job related experience with and/or commitment to diversity in the work environment.
Online Application Options
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A plain text cover letter is required.
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