Full-Time OT or PT position in Thousand Oaks/Simi Valley

Full-Time OT or PT position in Thousand Oaks/Simi Valley

We're looking for an OT or PT that is committed to quality patient care to join our team at Hand Rehabilitation Specialists.

Join our dynamic team as an occupational therapist or physical therapist specializing in hand therapy.

Are you an experienced and passionate occupational or physical therapist with a strong focus on hand therapy? Do you thrive in a collaborative and patient-centered environment? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join our exceptional team.

Company Overview:

At Hand Rehabilitation Specialists, we are dedicated to providing top-quality hand and upper extremity rehabilitation that empower individuals to regain their independence and improve their overall quality of life. Our state-of-the-art facility is equipped with advanced technology and a supportive team that believes in the transformative power of hand therapy. We pride ourselves on creating an inclusive and compassionate work environment where every team member is valued and encouraged to grow both professionally and personally.

About Hand Rehabilitation Specialists:

Hand Rehabilitation Specialists is a therapist-owned private practice that specializes in the rehabilitation of all types of injuries and conditions of the hand, arm, wrist, elbow, and shoulder. Our staff of highly-skilled occupational and physical therapists has more than 100 years of combined experience and includes six Certified Hand Therapists (CHTs). We provide comprehensive, patient-oriented assessment and therapy that includes involving you in treatment planning and educating you about all aspects of your injury and treatment plan.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will offer effective evidence-based and patient-focused care in a holistic approach. We emphasis a team work environment with other therapists, aides, and referral sources with the following duties:

  • Evaluates, determines treatment plan, treats, and re-assess all patients at Hand Rehabilitation Specialists (HRS)
  • Utilizes independent judgment and discretion in determining patient treatment programs and frequency of treatments, based on the prescription from the referring physician and assessment of patient
  • Directly treats all patients and utilizes aides at her discretion to assist with treatment, following OT/PT licensure guidelines
  • Communicates regularly with fellow OTs or PTs who share patients at HRS
  • Maintains good lines of communication with referring physicians: completes written evaluations of patients’ progress prior to patient returning to see their physician; communicates with physician if questions regarding patient’s care arise
  • Assess patients for need of adaptive equipment and/or custom orthoses and fabricate as required
  • Fully responsible for determining appropriate continuing education necessary to maintain licensure and submitting requests to HRS for payment of education if eligible

The Perks:

  • Full-time position (minimum of 32 hrs per week)
  • Includes: Vacation, Sick Time, Paid Holidays, 401(k) Contribution & Match
  • Medical Insurance
  • Continuing Education

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years work experience in the area of Occupational Therapy or Physical Therapy with hand therapy experience or CHT preferred (will consider therapists with hand therapy fieldwork experience and/or therapists on track to become a CHT)
  • Formal manual therapy skills training and subsequent clinical experience
  • Custom orthoses fabrication experience preferred
  • A high-level working knowledge of orthopedic OT/PT, anatomy, surgical procedures, and modalities and procedures
  • Open to working between two clinics in Thousand Oaks and Simi Valley as needed
  • Basic Word processing skills for completion of reports
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, meet deadlines, and work efficiently
  • Demonstrate good leadership skills and provide supervision of therapy aides
  • Interest and motivated to continually learn and grow within the profession
  • Ability to follow all HIPAA guidelines; HRS policies and procedures and OT/PT Codes of Ethics and Conduct.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to stand, sit, reach, bend, lift 25 lbs, push/pull 25 lbs, grasp with 45 lbs of force, and possess fine motor skills for writing and typing.

How to Apply:

If you are ready to make a difference in the lives of patients and be part of a team that is committed to excellence in hand therapy, we want to hear from you! Please submit your resume, cover letter, and any relevant certifications or licenses to [email protected]. In your cover letter, please highlight your experience and explain why you are passionate about this field.

Join us in providing exceptional hand and upper extremity rehab services and helping patients reclaim their independence!

Note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. Thank you for understanding

Ad posted on 4/11/2024. 

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