Select Medical

  • Certified Hand Therapist ( OT )- Select Physical Therapy - Outpatient

    Job ID
    76410
    Location
    US-TX-Spring
    Experience (Years)
    3
    Category
    Therapy - Hand Therapy
    Street Address
    8111 Cypresswood Drive Suite 102
    Company
    Select Physical Therapy
    Position Type
    Per Diem
  • Overview

     

    OT / CHT to treat various upper extremity disorders ranging from tendon injuries, sprain / strains, post-operative fractures, etc. Hand Therapist must be skilled in custom splinting. Position is per diem. There are growth opportunities for participating in mentorship program, educational programs, and marketing.

     

     

     

    Why join our nationwide team of amazing hand therapists?

     

    National hand therapy program in 32 states with over 250 CHT’s nationwide. Over 500 therapists are a part of the national hand therapy program

    Nationally supported mentorship program therapists interested in pursuing their CHT credentials (available in most regions). Experienced therapist have the opportunity to become a mentor.

    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 training available.

    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 special populations

    Hand therapy clinics are fully equipped and provide many treatment options

    Opportunity to deliver unique programs to industrial workers: on-site visits, on site therapy, work conditioning, FCE, ergonomic assessments and pre-employment testing,

     

     

    Select Medical Corporation's Outpatient Division is a nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation with approximately 1600 locations in 37 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..

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities:

    • 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 staff.

     

     

    Qualifications

    Qualifications:

    • Must be a graduate of an accredited school for Occupational or Physical Therapy.
    • Must hold specialty certification or licensure in Hand Therapy.
    • National registration and state licensure or registration REQUIRED.
    • 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.