Occupational Therapist- Per Diem

Allina Health

Allina Health

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Cambridge, MN, USA
Posted on Thursday, November 30, 2023

Number of Job Openings Available:


Date Posted:

November 29, 2023


41002200 Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute Occupational Therapy Cambridge Medical Center


Day/Evening (United States of America)

Shift Length:

8 hour shift

Hours Per Week:


Union Contract:


Weekend Rotation:


Job Summary:

Provides care that is appropriate, efficient, and effective in meeting the customer's requirements for occupational therapy in a hospital, outpatient clinic, home health, mental health, skilled nursing facility or community based settings.

Key Position Details:

  • Casual OT position with CMC CKRI paid at Per Diem Rate.
  • Must work at least 2 weekends per month (every other weekend) with the opportunity for more weekends.
  • Weekend coverage is for acute care only. There will also be Opportunities to cover in our Outpatient Department.

Job Description:

Principle Responsibilities

  • Provides therapy to patients.
    • Generates a therapy diagnosis by gathering patient data and assessing the patient.
    • Designs, implements and modifies therapeutic interventions.
    • Educates patient and family in establishing goals of treatment.
    • Sets improvement levels and determines the amount of time needed to reach that level.
    • Uses re-examination to determine whether predicted outcomes are reasonable modifies as necessary.
    • Accommodates selection of tests and measures and therapeutic interventions to the age of the patient/client.
    • Reports and records service charges.
    • Provides safe patient equipment, ensures personal safety and safe work environment.
    • Selects and delegates appropriate tasks of the plan of care.
    • Supervises therapeutic programs and activities carried out by aides.
    • Coordinates care with inter-disciplinary referrals or referrals to other practitioners.
  • Participates in performance improvement and process improvement activities for the department.
    • Supports and promotes new services as requested.
    • Provides ongoing input to enhance the services provided by the department.
    • Develops and promotes new and current programs as requested.
    • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program required
  • 0 to 2 years occupational therapist experience required
  • Licensed Occupational Therapist - MN Department of Health required if service area is in Minnesota upon hire or
  • Certified Occupational Therapist - National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy required upon hire or
  • BLS Tier 1 - Basic Life Support - Multisource required within 60 Days

Physical Demands
Medium Work*:
Lifting weight Up to 32 lbs. occasionally (*Allina Safe Patient Moving Policy), Up to 25 lbs. frequently

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