Occupational Therapist or Certified Hand Therapist-Warrensburg MO
Company: Select Physical Therapy
Posted on: August 2, 2022
Overview: Select Physical Therapy has openings for an
occupational therapists or CHT! Preferred, 1-4 years of experience,
but new grads who have completed a rotation in hand therapy are
encouraged to apply. We are looking for a dynamic occupational
therapist that has experience with treating a hand/elbow case load
and a desire to study for the CHT exam, if not already certified.
You will have the opportunity to work directly alongside CHTs with
the largest hand team in the Metro area. We offer a highly
successful mentorship program for obtaining your CHT certification.
You will be paired with a CHT mentor and will have access to such
resources as an UE Journal Club and CHT Study Group. Already a CHT?
Our hand therapists have free access to the Journals of Hand
Therapy and Hand Surgery as well as many others. Select Medical's
Continuing Education Department is second-to-none and hosts an
annual UE Symposium in addition to live courses, virtual Master
Classes, and recorded instructional videos to suit every learning
style. Select Medical's Hand Therapy team has ASHT Board members
and two former ASHT presidents in its ranks and is led by world
renowned hand therapist Sue Blackmore. Apply today and learn more
about the benefits of joining our team! Looking for FT (32-40
hours/week) OR Part time ( Competitive salary and benefits
including 401K and bonus program. Looking for therapists in our
Independence, Lee's Summit and Warrensburg locations-these sites
offer autonomy with the support of a large company and fellow hand
therapists. We are the largest hand team in the Metro with focused
on quality one on one care and strong mentorship. Unique Job
Opportunities: Nationally supported mentorship program therapists
interested in pursuing their CHT credentials (available in most
regions). Experienced therapist have the opportunity to become a
Education dept: National UE symposium, National journal club,
National CHT study group, free local CEU's, webinar training
programs, additional certification course available for UE COMT
Hand team meetings in each local area and virtual meetings and
Opportunities to observe in physician clinics and work in
contracted positions in physician's clinics
Opportunity for research activities
Opportunity to teach internal courses on a national and local level
and contribute to other educational activities
Opportunity to develop and participate in program development for
Hand therapy clinics are fully equipped and provide many treatment
Opportunity to deliver unique programs to industrial workers:
on-site visits, on site therapy, work conditioning, FCE, ergonomic
assessments and pre-employment testing, Our Clinicians Enjoy:
UNMATCHED continuing education program with internal CEU
accrediting courses, company paid certifications, study groups,
journal clubs and more.
Company matching 401(k) plan
Generous Paid Time Off plus Holidays
Affordable PPO Benefits with tobacco free discounts
Lucrative Salary with BONUS
Much more! Select Medical Corporation's Outpatient Division is a
nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient
physical rehabilitation with more than 1700 locations in 38 states,
including the District of Columbia. Throughout the country we
operate primarily as Select Physical Therapy, NovaCare
Rehabilitation, Physio, Kessler Rehabilitation Center, KORT, Saco
Bay Physical Therapy, Concentra, SSM Physical Therapy and Keystone
Physical Therapy. Our highly respected clinical team provides
preventative and rehabilitative services that maximize
functionality and promote well-being. We develop individualized
treatment plans to help achieve each patient's specific goals. Our
integrated local market network allows us to effectively partner
with physicians, employers, payors and case managers to achieve
optimal patient outcomes in a cost-effective manner. We also
provide physical therapy and athletic training services to
professional sports teams, colleges, universities and high schools.
Responsible for the evaluation, plan of care, treatment,
re-evaluation, discharge, and appropriate communications of high
quality hand therapy services to patients and customers.
Develop treatment plans, supervise assistants and aides, contribute
to case management, and provide quality patient care.
Maintain positive level of interaction with facilities and clients.
Enhance and expand client relations with facilities and their
Stay current and up to date with Occupational Therapy research and
employ Evidence Based Practice (RCB, clinician expertise, patient
Must be a graduate of an accredited school for Occupational or
Must hold specialty certification or licensure in Hand Therapy.
National registration and state licensure or registration
MUST have previous,demonstrated marketing experience
MUST have solid experience in application of custom splinting pre
and post-op orthopedic required.
Minimum two years in adult rehabilitation
Hand and splinting experience REQUIRED.
Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.
Valid state driver's license. Physical Requirements: Ability to
lift patients using appropriate biomechanical techniques frequently
throughout the course of a work day/shift; must be capable of
easily lifting fifty (50) pounds dead weight alone.
Ability to walk, bend, stand and reach constantly during a work
Visual acuity (near and distant) sufficient to evaluate, diagnose
and monitor patient needs and to maintain accurate records,
recognize people and provide directions.
Ability to speak and hear sufficiently to understand and give
Ability to push wheeled equipment through the facility.
Possess fine motor skills for legible and accurate writing of
reports, charting, scheduling, daily correspondence and
presentations, either manually or through use of dictation
Possess grasp ability sufficient for cutting splint material.
Possess fine motor skills for effective and efficient handling of
diagnostic or therapeutic equipment.
Additional Data: Select Medical is committed to having a workforce
that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity
employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and
employees are treated during employment without regard to race,
color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or
mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic
protected under applicable law.
Keywords: Select Physical Therapy, Independence , Occupational Therapist or Certified Hand Therapist-Warrensburg MO, Healthcare , Warrensburg, Missouri
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