Valley Children's is seeking an Occupational Therapist to join the team of exceptional professionals in our Outpatient Rehabilitation Clinic. Outpatient Rehabilitation at Valley Children's Hospital offers therapy and diagnostic services for children with physical, developmental, sensory, cognitive and communicative impairments. We provide comprehensive assessment; intervention and education with the goal of helping each child achieve his or her optimal level of function. Our team is staffed by professionals who combine their rehabilitation knowledge with an understanding of children and the unique challenges they present. Optimally, parents are included within intervention sessions for training and to promote home follow-through of the treatment plan.
The Outpatient Rehabilitation Clinic is designed to meet the specific needs of children undergoing physical therapy and occupational therapy. Our large customized Therapy Center features: exam rooms; two spacious gyms with sports-related orthopaedic rehabilitation equipment and specialized equipment to work on sensory deficits, balance and coordination; a smaller private gym; and designated treatment areas/rooms for infants and toddlers.
Position Details and Responsibilities:
Provide direct patient care including evaluation and treatment planning
Effectively assess patient needs and interpret evaluations to determine appropriate treatment plan
Responsible for the maintenance and accuracy of patient care records
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending continuing education and workshops
Requirements: *New Grads encouraged to apply.
Current California Occupational Therapy license
Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy required
Master's Degree preferred
Current BLS certification required
Current certification in the National Board of Occupational Therapist is required
Minimum of two years of related experience required
Bilingual skills desirable
Hours, Compensation and Benefits: This is a full time position that offers a robust benefit plan and competitive salary that is based on experience. Relocation packages available.
About Valley Children’s Based in Madera, CA, and ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best children’s hospitals in the country in four pediatric specialties, Valley Children’s has been open for nearly 70 years, growing from a 42-bed hospital to one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the Country. With hospitals and clinics located from Sacramento to San Luis Obispo, you are sure to find an opportunity that fits your lifestyle. Valley Children’s maintains a family-like atmosphere to more than 3,000 employees and recognizes that employees play an important role in the success of the entire organization, so employees and their families are rewarded with robust benefits.
Valley Children’s is proud to have dedicated staff committed to the highest quality of pediatric care. From the moment you enter the doors, you’ll feel at home. They have a strong presence in the community and tremendous pride for the care they deliver. Many of its employees have been with the organization for 10+ years and continue to grow their career through supported professional growth and development.
Location Valley Children’s main campus sits in the heart of one of the most beautiful states in the nation, just a short drive from three national parks and your choice of California coastline beaches. No matter your interest, you’ll have ample opportunities for recreation, arts, entertainment, and more.
Valley Children’s Healthcare – one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the nation – provides Central California’s only high-quality, comprehensive care exclusively for children, from before birth to young adulthood. Our independent, nonprofit network offers highly specialized medical and surgical services to treat conditions ranging from common to the most unusual and complex at our 356-bed children’s hospital as well as through partner hospitals, specialty care centers, satellite practices and primary care services. Our family-centered, pediatric services extend from a leading pediatric cancer and blood diseases center on the West Coast, and our pediatric heart center known for its expertise and pioneering treatments, to our Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), the highest level referral center between Los Angeles and the Bay Area. Valley Children’s consistently ranks at the top of our peer group for quality patient outcomes, patient satisfaction and nursing excellence. Recognized as a Magnet® designated facility since 2004 and granted the gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence™ in critical care, Valley Children’s neonatal and pediatric intensive care units ac...hieve some of the lowest mortality rates in the country while treating some of the sickest kids. In affiliation with Stanford University School of Medicine, Valley Children’s Pediatric Residency and fellowship programs provide first-class training for the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric surgical and medical specialists. With more than 550 physicians and 3,400 staff, Valley Children’s partners with other providers and organizations throughout our 12-county service area to support delivering the best care to kids closer to home.