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  • Certified Hand Therapist ( OT or PT)

    Job ID
    79519
    Location
    US-MO-Sedalia
    Experience (Years)
    3
    Category
    Therapy - Hand Therapy
    Street Address
    1807 West Broadway
    Company
    Select Physical Therapy
    Position Type
    Part Time-Regular
  • Overview

      We are seeking an 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.    

     

    We are also open to an OT who has at least 2 years of hand experience and is in process of getting their CHT.    We will also pay for your CHT licensure exam!

     

    Busy clinic with primarily orthopedic caseload; referrals from hand and orthopedic surgeons. 

    MONTHLY Hand team meetings held with your team of upper extremity therapists.

     

    You would  join the largest group of hand therapists employed in a single organization. Experience the benefits of a National hand therapy program:

    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 and marketing 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,

     

    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!

    For More Information Contact:

    Kathy King

    Regional Recruiter

    Select Physical Therapy, SSM Physical Therapy and Physiotherapy Associates

    kpking@selectmedical.com

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    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.