Massachusetts General Hospital is looking for a 30-hour Outpatient Pediatric Occupational Therapist.
This hospital-based outpatient department offers a unique clinical position for a pediatric therapist. Responsibilities includes providing evaluations in the high risk infant NICU follow up clinic, Down's syndrome clinic, Feeding clinic, Neuro- Developmental Clinic, as well as service individual referrals.
This position requires someone to be diagnostic oriented and be comfortable working with a range of ages from infancy-school age with a range of developmental diagnoses, medical complexities, and neurologic needs. The candidate must have solid evaluation skills using a variety of standard batteries and a strong foundation in assessment and treatment of sensory processing disorders.
Consultation with family and school recommendations are a major aspect of this position. Excellent communication and teamwork are essential. You are a member of the therapy team (PT, OT, SLP) and interface with physicians on a regular basis.
Services are provided at MGH main campus as well as at Chelsea Health Care Center.
Must be MA- licensed; pediatric clinical experience is required. Prior Pediatric experience is required.