Certified Hand Therapist - OT/PT



City
Onalaska
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Position description
The Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) is an occupational therapist or physical therapist who uses specialized skills in assessment and treatment to promote the goals of prevention of dysfunction, restoration of function, and / or reversal of the progression of pathology in order to enhance participation in life situations for individuals with upper quarter disease or injury. The CHT provides quality care to patients/clients who have impairments, functional limitations, disabilities, or changes in physical function and health status resulting from injury, disease, or other causes. The CHT addresses risk, provides prevention services, promotes health and wellness, and provides consultation and education. The CHT interacts and practices in collaboration with a variety of professionals, participates in professional development and learning opportunities and assists in departmental organization, growth, and planning.
Qualifications
Successful completion of an accredited occupational therapy or physical therapy educational program and passed approved certification exam.
Additional qualifications
Doctor of Occupational or Physical Therapy preferred. Has successfully passed or is eligible to sit for the Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) exam.
License or certification
Current Wisconsin License to practice Occupational or Physical Therapy or eligible for a Wisconsin License. Current BLS certification or completion within 60 days of hire.
Must be able to travel between sites as needed. If required to provide therapy services in another state, will be required to have a current license to practice Occupational or Physical Therapy in that state.
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2,074.88.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
64
Schedule details
Monday- Friday for 32 hours per week.
Weekend schedule
occasional
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
151401BR
Recruiter
Casondra Johnson
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.