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Per Diem Occupational Therapist - Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Job ID 00761348 Location Columbia University Irving Medical Center
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Occupational Therapist - Per Diem - Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Step into the compassionate world of NewYork-Presbyterian, where patients turn to for occupational therapy of the highest caliber. As part of our tight-knit team, you’ll have the opportunity to help patients gain functional independence and live fulfilling lives, while continuously moving forward in your career. Join us in building on our success as New York’s #1-ranked hospital (U.S.News & World Report).    

We are seeking a strong candidate with a background in inpatient acute care. In this role, the Occupational Therapist will evaluate, plan and provide treatment programs for patients whose injury, disease, or loss of body part interferes with daily functioning. Provide skilled intervention using a variety of techniques that are appropriate to achieving the identified goals.

This is a per diem position requiring availability for 2 to 3 days per week. 

Preferred Criteria

  • A minimum of 1 year Acute care experience 
  • National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT)
  • AOTA Membership
  • Doctorate or Masters' degree in Occupational Therapy

Required Criteria

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy
  • New York State Occupational Therapist License, or NYS Limited Permit if applicable
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification

Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.

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