Hawaii Pacific Health Occupational Therapist - Rehab Services, Grants in Honolulu, Hawaii

Job Description

The Hawai‘i Pacific Health Research Institute (HPHRI) is dedicated to expanding our knowledge and investigation of the most advanced methods of health prevention in Hawai‘i. HPHRI researchers conduct more than 200 clinical trials within the Hawai‘i Pacific Health network of hospitals — Kapi'olani Medical Center for Women & Children, Pali Momi Medical Center, Straub Medical Center and Wilcox Medical Center. The Institute oversees an impressive array of research projects, covering areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency medicine and neonatology. It manages a multi-million dollar budget and a dedicated staff that includes more than 25 clinical research coordinators and up to 75 physicians. Our studies assure patient safety in all aspects of research as they break new ground in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases.

The purpose of the Kapiolani Early Intervention Program is to provide early intervention services focusing on family support and developmental therapy services to families with infants and young children (birth to three years of age) who have medically complex issues. Kapiolani Early Intervention Program provides services based on the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Regulations Page, Part C federal guidelines and program funding from the Department of Health Early Intervention Program. The intent of early intervention services is to work closely with families by providing information and appropriate developmental strategies to meet their child’s needs. The target goal is to coach families to incorporate functional strategies, techniques, and methods to be used during daily family routines. Kapi`olani Early Intervention Program provides home-based services for families throughout the entire island of O‘ahu.

As the Occupational Therapist, you will bring caring and compassionate rehabilitative services to children with complex medical issues and developmental delays by providing direct therapy services and consultation in their homes. We are looking for for someone with sensitive communication and care skills, strong attention to detail and a commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai'i's people.

Location: Hawaii Pacific Health, Honolulu, HI

Work Schedule: Day - 8 Hours

Work Type: Full Time Regular

FTE: 1.000000

Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: Current Hawai‘i Occupational Therapy certification. Current American Heart Association Heart Saver - AED CPR card. National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) Occupational Therapy certification. Entry level position.

Preferred Qualifications: One (1) year general occupational therapy experience. Previous experience with Pediatric or Adult population.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Occupational Therapist - Rehab Services, Grants

Category Rehab Services

Employment Type Employee

Location Hawaii Pacific Health, Honolulu, HI

Req ID 10353