Penn State Health Occupational Therapist - Lime Spring - Therapy Services in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Lancaster

Work Type: Part Time

FTE: .5

Shift: Day

Hours: Varies between 7:30am to 6:30p

Penn State Health is seeking a part time Occupational Therapist to join our collaborative team of professionals in our new Lime Spring Specialties site in Lancaster!

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

Our amazing team of Occupational Therapists play an integral role in leading our patients to positive outcomes by evaluating assigned patients and implementing appropriate treatment plans.

Our Occupational Therapists provide comprehensive goal-directed patient treatment to maximize patient outcomes while providing education to the patient, family and supportive personnel for in-hospital care and to assure safe discharge.

Our team’s goal is always to provide an exceptional patient experience while helping them achieve their goals.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited ACOTE program and completion of clinical rotations required.

Must hold a Pennsylvania license (or eligibility) in Occupational Therapy.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Upper Extremity CHT

Why Lancaster, PA?

Right in the heart of Amish country, you can become a member of the warm and historic community. We are an easy distance from the Fulton Theater, York Little Theater, and walkable towns like Hummelstown and Lititz. For the outdoors enthusiast, we have ample opportunities for hiking, biking, rowing, and hunting. South Central Pennsylvania is an exceptional combination of rural, suburban, and city living and is also within a day trip distance of some of the country’s most famous cities - New York, Washington DC, and Philadelphia.

Why Hershey Medical Center?

The Penn State Health Therapy Services program offers exceptional opportunities to learn and grow, exposure to a wide patient population and the ability to provide individualized, innovative, and specialized care to patients in the community.

This is an excellent role for an individual who is seeking to be a part of a close team dedicated to learning from one another, and an organization committed to educating the future generation of therapists through strong educational programs!

We offer exceptional benefits including a comprehensive healthcare plan and exemplary paid time off program to ensure our employees are able to enjoy a strong life/work balance!

PHYSCIAL REQUIREMENTS*:

Able to stand and walk frequently; sit occasionally.

Able to lift/carry 0-20 frequently; 21-50 lbs occasionally.

Able to push/pull 0-35 lbs frequently; 36-75 lbs occasionally.

Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.

Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.

*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained