Carolina Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Physical Therapy 128 Memorial Drive
Nov 04, 2018
Carolina Orthopedics Sports Medicine is searching for a Certified Hand Therapist / Hand Therapist with upper extremity experience for our outpatient orthopaedic clinic located in Jacksonville, North Carolina (NC). Occupational Therapist on a Certified Hand Therapist track are encouraged to apply. Our Certified Hand Therapist / CHT/ Hand Therapist will establish and administer treatment programs in accordance with the physician's orders and with goals defined by the patients’ capacity and tolerance. Therapist will work closely with Board Certified Hand Surgeons and current hand therapy staff. Upper extremity splinting experience is required. This is a great opportunity for an aspiring Hand Therapist on a CHT career path to be a part of an accomplished collaborative team of hand therapy clinicians. Join a rehab company who is improving the health and well-being of our patients by advocating injury prevention, exercise, nutrition and complete wellness. Summary: We are searching for a Hand Therapist that can develop and administer treatment programs in accordance with the physician’s orders and with goals defined by the patient’s capacity and tolerance. : Job Duties and Qualifications: * Certified Hand Therapist preferred but not required. * Occupational Therapist / Hand Therapist on a CHT career track are welcome to apply. * Hand therapist must have three (3) years extensive knowledge and experience with splinting * Must be able to communicate with physician. * Therapist will educate patient, document and record the patient’s condition and provide continuing updates on patient condition and makes referrals to other treatment teams if appropriate. * Graduate from an accredited program. * Current license in the state of practice as required or in the application process. * Current CPR certification. We offer a premium salary enhanced by a performance based bonus program, medical and dental package, short and long term disability, 401K, PTO, continued education and more. Please do not contact the facility direct. H1B sponsorship is not available for this position.: .