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Fairview Health Services Occupational Therapist in Woodbury, Minnesota

Overview

This position is for a Pediatric Occupational Therapist at the M Health Fairview Pediatric Therapy clinics in Maplewood and Woodbury, MN. This individual will have the opportunity to split time between these 2 east metro pediatric locations and have the opportunity to be part of a highly collaborative pediatric team. Both clinics are co-located with several other pediatric medical specialties which creates many opportunities for coordination of care and collaboration with the larger medical team.

This position is benefit-eligible and has the potential to work between 64-80 hours per 2-week period (0.8-1.0 FTE).

Responsibilities/Job Description

In collaboration with patients and families, the Occupational Therapist is responsible for providing safe and effective delivery of patient care within scope of practice; this includes examination, evaluation, diagnosis, planning, intervention and establishing outcomes.

To be successful, the Occupational Therapist must be able to:

  • Partner with the patient and family while performing the Evaluation/Re-evaluation

  • Develop an individualized plan of care through coordination with the patient and family

  • Partner with patients and families to provide skilled intervention

  • Use acceptable medical terminology

  • Follow professional practice standards

  • Complete documentation in a timely manner per department standards

  • Comply with department billing standards

  • Prioritize tasks and patient care for effective time management

  • Understand and follow professional licensure/certification requirements

  • Direct team members and/or supervises students as designated

  • Pursue personal and professional development to support clinical best practice

  • Meet or exceed departmental standards for productivity

  • Identify opportunities for process /quality improvement

  • Participate in and support entity/system initiatives

  • Partner with patient care giver in care/decision making

  • Communicate in a respective manner

  • Ensure a safe, secure environment

  • Individualize plan of care to meet patient needs

  • Modify clinical interventions based on population served

  • Provide patient education based on as assessment of learning needs of patient/care giver

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy licensure in the state of Minnesota or temporary license in the state of Minnesota

Basic Life Support prior to the end of orientation

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy

Certification with the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

1+ years of post-graduate Pediatric Occupational Therapy experience

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Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

Vaccination Update

As part of our ongoing efforts to protect the wellbeing of our teams and to provide a safe and healthy environment for the patients and communities we serve, all Fairview employees will be required to receive both an annual flu vaccination and the COVID-19 vaccination series. Current employees must have completed both vaccination schedules on or before October 31, 2021.Beginning August 9, 2021, any new hires who are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19 are required to receive their first dose prior to their start date and their second dose (if receiving Moderna or Pfizer vaccines) within 4 weeks of their start date. Annual flu vaccinations are also required before the employment start date for employees who begin employment during the flu season.Accommodations requests will be reviewed on an individual basis.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Job Locations US-MN-Woodbury

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 6 days ago (10/14/2021 9:59 AM)

Requisition ID 2021-82298

Profession Clinical/Direct Patient Care (non-nursing/allied Health)

Speciality Rehabilitation Services

Location Pediatric Specialty Clinic-Woodbury

Shift day

Hours per 2 weeks 64

Department Outpatient Rehab

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