Occupational Therapist - Inpatient, Outpatient, Acute Care



City
Albert Lea
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Why Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic Health System Austin is looking for a dynamic Occupational Therapist who is passionate to work with patients in Inpatient, Outpatient, and Acute Care. Mayo Clinic's structure allows you to practice in a setting where best practice is the standard, where there are resources for growth and education, strong teams that support each other, and opportunities to continually better your skills to deliver the best care possible to patients. We are proud of culture and strive to live up to the values of Mayo Clinic.

Position description
As a Occupational Therapist you will be considered a local expert who will work closely with patients, families, and other members of an interdisciplinary team to provide efficient and effective individualized care. You will deliver occupational therapy services to include: evaluation and treatment, documentation, and consultation services in the areas of outpatient, acute care and transitional care. You will serve as an advocate and promote health, wellness, and fitness to all stakeholders. If you are just starting out your career, you will be mentored and guided by senior Occupational Therapy colleagues. If you already have substantial experience, we may ask you to be an educator or mentor for therapy students, peers, and other medical professionals.
Qualifications
Graduated from a bachelor's or master's degree program in occupational therapy that is accredited by the ACOTE; successfully completed a minimum of 6 months of supervised fieldwork experience; passed the national entry-level certification exam administered by the NBCOT. Is involved in ongoing continuing education.

Experienced or new graduate.

Competent in delivery of Occupational Therapy evaluation and treatment, documentation and consultation services in the areas of geriatrics, rehabilitation, acute care, pediatrics and adolescents.

Additional qualifications
Maintains NBCOT certification. PAMS certification. Basic Life Support.
License or certification
Maintains Minnesota license. Maintains valid Minnesota Driver's license. In addition, current Iowa license to practice occupational therapy for staff who are required to treat home health patients in Iowa.

Basic Life Support HealthCare Provider (or equivalent).
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $29.36 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Part Time
Hours / Pay period
40
Schedule details
Day shifts; Part time at 20 hours per week
Position will include coverage in both Austin and Albert Lea
Weekend schedule
Weekend Rotation
Site description
Albert Lea is a community of 18,000 in scenic Southern MN, surrounded by several lakes and located just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis and 60 miles from Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Excellent family amenities include a community focus on education (new high school, superb test scores), 38 city parks, 6 nearby golf courses, cultural events, festivals, performing arts, 250 miles of groomed snowmobile trails, Blazing Star Recreational Trail, and Audubon Nature and Wildlife Preserve. Austin is a community of 23,000 surrounded by prairies, rivers and valleys just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 40 minutes west of Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Excellent public and parochial education system, including programming for students with special needs and gifted students. Great recreation options including trout fishing, hunting, cross-country skiing, camping, hiking, cycling, indoor/outdoor tennis, canoeing and golfing.
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
115682BR
Recruiter
Casondra Johnson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).