Job Posting: Mar 21, 2018, 4:01:10 PM Closing Date: Apr 5, 2018, 4:59:00 AM Full-time Shift Start Time: 8:00 A.M. Shift End Time: 4:00 P.M.
Posting Salary : COMPETITIVE
Organization: Health and Hospital Systems
LOCATION: JOHN H. STROGER HOSPITAL/REHABILITATION SERVICES - OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY
SHIFT: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Under the general direction of the Director of Rehabilitation Services, is responsible for the clinical coordination of Occupational Therapy Services. Manages daily operations, coordinates patient care and staffing assignments among Occupational Therapy (OT) divisions and works in collaboration with the other Department Managers. Monitors and ensures service quality, efficiency and effective ness.
Bachelor's degree or higher in Occupational Therapy from an accredited college or university is required. ( Must provide official transcripts at time of interview)
Must possess current licensure in good standing as an Occupational Therapy in the State of Illinois.
A minimum of five (5) years clinical experience as an Occupational Therapist with at least three (3) years of experience in an acute care facility, preferably in a Level 1 Trauma Center/Teaching Hospital environment is required.
A minimum of three (3) years of supervisory experience managing OT staff and students is required.
Intermediate proficiency using Microsoft Office is required.
Current National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) certification is required. ( Must provide proof at time of interview)
Must possess a Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification. ( Must provide proof at time of interview)
Prior hand, splinting and/or pediatric experience
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS
Knowledge of educational and research administration.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service
To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must :
· Meet the minimum qualifications for the position .
· Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question,
The Cook County Health & Hospitals System’s mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient’s ability to pay; foster partnerships with other health providers and communities to enhance the health of the public; and advocate for policies that promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of the people of Cook County.
CCHHS is comprised of two hospitals, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and Provident Hospital, a robust network of more than a dozen community health centers, the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, the Community Triage Center, the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cermak Health Services, which provides health care to individuals at the Cook County Jail and the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, and CountyCare, a Medicaid managed care health plan.
The system cares for more than 300,000 patients each year and its physicians are experts in their fields, committed to providing their patients with comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge care. Today, CCHHS is transforming the provision of health care in Cook County by promoting community-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.