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Occupational Therapist - Adult Acute Care – Per Diem

Job ID 00781640 Location Columbia University Irving Medical Center
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New York, New York


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Occupational Therapist - Adult Acute Care – Per Diem

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).    

Evaluate, plan and provide occupational therapy treatment programs for patients whose injury, disease, or loss of body part interferes with daily functioning. Provide skilled intervention using varieties of techniques that are appropriate to achieve identified goals. In this role, you will cover a variety of settings including neuro, oncology, general med-surg and orthopedics.

This is a per-diem position working primarily weekdays. Includes intermittent weekend and holiday coverage.

Preferred Criteria

  • 2 years adult acute care experience preferred

  • ICU and early mobilization experience

  • Comfortable in a fast paced environment

  • National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) Certification

Required Criteria

  • BS degree in Occupational Therapy

  • NYS Occupational Therapist License within one year of hire

  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification

Join a healthcare system where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Here we foster a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Enjoy comprehensive and competitive benefits that support you and your family in every aspect of life. Start your life-changing journey today.

  • #1 in New York, "America's Best Hospitals 2021-2022." - U.S.News & World Report
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