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

Date Posted: 10/14/2018

Job Snapshot

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.
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. Performs competencies as outlined in Rehabilitation Services Competency Assessment tools. Demonstrates age specific care as established for area and job title.
Casual/Per-Diem 8 hour DAY shift position working VARIED days - Monday-Friday, including weekend rotation and holidays. Position requires working at Scripps Mercy San Diego and Chula Vista

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills: Minimum one (1) year of OT experience. Must have variety of problem solving skills. Excellent communications skills with internal and external customers.
Float between Mercy SD and Chula Vista

Required Certification/Registration: Current occupational therapy license in State of California. Current BLS

Required Education/Course(s)/Training: Graduate of accredited school of occupational therapy (BS or MS degree)
Preferred Experience: Inpatient/Acute Care OT experience highly preferred

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.