Fairview Health Services  Hand Therapy Fellow in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Hand Therapy Fellow

Specialty Allied Health

Location M Health Clinics and Surgery Center

Department Hand Therapy

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Shift Rotating day/evening

Date Posted 04/16/2018

Job Number 18-72391

Job Description:

The Hand Therapy Fellow is responsible for providing safe and effective delivery of patient care including Examination, Evaluation, Diagnosis, Planning, Intervention and Establishing Outcomes.

University of Minnesota Program in OT Therapy Fellow Position Summary: The Therapy Fellow will instruct and support student learning for entry level Occupational Therapy (OT) students in classroom, simulated clinical, and cadaver lab environments. The employee will provide support to OT course director, and lab instructor, in these same environments through lab setup/takedown; and classroom space management. The employee will support student learning through fielding questions and facilitating discussions.

Job Qualifications:



As required by licensure


Completion of one year of Occupational Therapy in a physical disabilities environment


Current Licensure by state of Minnesota for Occupational Therapist



Master's or Doctoral Degree in Occupational Therapy


One year experience Hand Therapy

One year of experience in upper extremity rehabilitation, including experience in use of physical agent modalities. Experienced in use of electronic medical record.


Completion of certified course in physical agent modalities or proof of education and instruction through OT graduate degree.

Additional Requirements:

Basic Life Support certification

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.