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OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 6/5/2019

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Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
In 2018, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego was ranked as 'high performing' by U.S. News & World Report in nephrology.
Join the rehabilitation team at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego in Hillcrest as an Occupational Therapist, and partner with our dynamic team at this Level 1 Trauma Center to engage with a wide variety of patients. This diverse team is dedicated to professional growth and improvement, and is looking for someone who will put themselves in the patient’s shoes and help us continue to provide the best patient experience possible.   
The Occupational Therapist provides evaluation, assessment, prognosis, treatment, and education to patients and clients through a continuum of care according to the therapist's respective licensure/registration/certification, Code of Ethics, Federal/State regulations, JCAHO/UMQC and Care Center policies and procedures. They perform competencies as outlined in Rehabilitation Services Competency Assessment tools, and demonstrate age specific care as established for area and job title.
This position is part-time (48 hours per pay period) with occasional weekend requirements and is located at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego.

Job Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Occupational Therapy
  • Current Occupational Therapy license in the State of California
  • Current BLS Certificate from the American Heart Association
Preferred Experience:
  • At least 2 years of experience as an Occupational Therapist in an acute care Trauma setting
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, the only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.