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
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.
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.
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 hospitalsincluding an academic medical center and long-term care hospitalserving 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, Fairviews 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.