American Society of Hand Therapists

Certified Hand Therapist

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Neaman Plastic Surgery and Hand Therapy
Salem, Oregon, United States
30+ days ago

Description

Neaman Plastic Surgery and Hand Therapy, located in beautiful Salem, Oregon, is seeking an experienced Certified Hand Therapist to become a key member of our thriving team. We treat a large variety of hand, wrist and elbow diagnoses including post-surgical trauma, fractures, dislocations, tendon lacerations, arthritis, amputations and rheumatic conditions. Qualified candidates will have experience with orthosis fabrication and post-surgical rehabilitation. Along with clinical expertise, this position requires strong communication, team building, mentoring and leadership skills. The candidate will be a dynamic self-starter and have excellent customer service skills.

Full-time, 4 to 5 days a week. Monday through Friday.

Position summary:

The Certified Hand Therapist will perform duties of an experienced Occupational or Physical Therapist with specific emphasis on hand and upper extremity injuries.

The CHT will have a strong working relationship with referring surgeons and will understand the immediate needs post-surgical and trauma patients, demonstrating flexible and time management to prioritize and meet needs of hand therapy patients to ensure positive outcomes.

The CHT will provide efficient, quality-oriented patient therapy care through an individualized approach, to include assessment, treatment, planning, education, and communication to maximize the patient’s progression toward meeting functional goals.

Provide clinical support for two hand surgeons, a PA, and various outside referrals.


Responsibilities and duties:

Knowledgeable in upper extremity anatomy, medical conditions, and surgical procedures.

Skilled in custom-fabricated orthotics and decision-making for pre-fabricated orthotics.

Skilled in individualized evaluations, exercise programs, wound care, scar remodeling, edema and pain management, modalities, injury prevention, ergonomics and documentation.



Requirements

Qualifications and skills:

  • Masters or Doctoral degree in Occupational or Physical Therapy
  • Active Oregon license or the ability to obtain before start date
  • Successful completion of the Hand Therapy Certification Examination

Benefits offered:

  • Medical insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 401K retirement
  • Continuing education
  • Paid and Sick Time Off
  • $37-50 per hour, DOE

Learn more about us 

Apply to tpittman@neamanplasticsurgery.com 

Job Information

  • Job ID: 56876992
  • Location:
    Salem, Oregon, United States
  • Position Title: Certified Hand Therapist
  • Company Name: Neaman Plastic Surgery and Hand Therapy
  • Job Function: Hand Therapist/CHT
  • Salary: $40.00 - $50.00 (Hourly Wage)

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