Dignity Health Occupational Therapist/Hand Therapist in GRASS VALLEY, California
Dignity Health Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital (SNMH) is a 104-bed acute care hospital located in Grass Valley, CA, providing compassionate, quality health care to residents and visitors of western Nevada County since 1958. Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital delivers a comprehensive range of health care services including inpatient and outpatient surgical services, family birth center/labor and delivery, emergency services, cancer care, and cardiology services. The not-for-profit hospital is an affiliate of the nationally recognized Dignity Health system, linking patients to important regional resources such as the Dignity Health Heart & Vascular Institute of Greater Sacramento and the Dignity Health Neurological Institute. For more information, visit snmh.org.
Provides hand therapy services including assessments and developing treatment programs. CHT/OTR is responsible for facilitation of staff development by establishing competencies in hand/wrist treatment by assessing the staff's educational needs, acting as a resource and organizing and providing in-services.
Current California license as an Occupational Therapist required
Current California license or registration class: Advanced HTC, Current BLS Healthcare Provider
Clinical experience in evaluation and treatment of patients with knowledge of:
Current occupational therapy techniques, standards, principles and procedures
Human anatomy and physiology with emphasis on musculoskeletal, circulatory and nervous systems
Proper body mechanics
Infection control procedures
Clinical skills in the area of hand/wrist therapy
Physically able to walk, stand, stoop, and lift
Good manual dexterity
Visual and auditory acuity
Basic computer skills
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Job ID 2017-38845
Employment Type Full Time
Department Occupational Therapy
Hours / Pay Period 80
Facility Sierra Nevada Memorial
Location GRASS VALLEY
Standard Hours Based on Business Need