The Hand Therapist is responsible for providing safe and effective delivery of patient care including Examination, Evaluation, Diagnosis, Planning, Intervention and Establishing Outcomes.
This is a casual position in Maple Grove which requires a minimum of one 8-hour shift per pay period - May work up to 80 hours based on availability.
Evaluates and reassesses patient condition.
Gathers pertinent data.
Performs appropriate examination.
Determines occupational therapy diagnosis.
Determines plan of care.
Analyzes data to identify needs and potential risks.
Determines prognosis for recovery.
Establishes goals with patient or caregiver.
Implements and modifies plan of care based on reassessment and patient response.
Coordinates care and communicates effectively with interdisciplinary team to achieve desire outcomes.
Establishes appropriate discharge plan.
Provides appropriate and effective interventions.
Educates patient and family on appropriate care.
Complies with standards of productivity and time management.
Provides proper documentation of interventions provided and patient response.
Uses acceptable medical terminology
Follows professional practice standards
Completes documentation in a timely manner per department standards
Complies with department billing standards
Meets or exceeds departmental standards for productivity
Minimum of 3 month Hand Therapy internship
Current Licensure by state of Minnesota for Occupational Therapist or temporary license in the state of Minnesota or Current licensure by state of Minnesota for Physical Therapist or temporary license in the state of Minnesota
Masters or Doctoral Degree in Occupational Therapy or Physical Therapy
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