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UnitedHealth Group Hand Therapist - The Everett Clinic, Everett, WA in Everett, Washington

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The Everett Clinic is searching for an enthusiastic and energetic individual who enjoys working with physicians and colleagues in a team-oriented environment, who has interest in continual advancement of clinical skills and protocols for treatment, and who enjoys collaborating with colleagues and physicians to provide optimal patient care. Our hand center is comprised of 6 hand surgeons, 5 orthopedic surgeons, 1 PA-C, and 8 experienced CHTs.

You’ll see about 11 patients in a 10-hour day with 45 minutes for re-checks and 60 minutes for new patients. This is a full-time position (40 hours per week). The current schedule is four 10-hour days on weekdays (no weekends) in Everett. 90-95% of referrals are post-operative and closed fractures from Hand Surgeons or Orthopedic Surgeons. You’ll see limited repetitive strain injuries and frequent referrals for custom fabricated hand/UE orthoses.

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Occupational Therapy

  • Current Washington state license

  • Certification in Hand Therapy

  • AHA - BLS certification

  • Proficiency in fabrication of custom orthoses

  • Experience in treating acute and post-operative patient populations, including tendon repairs, fractures, and amputations

  • Familiarity with post-operative therapy protocols for clinical treatment

  • Manual skills for joint mobilization

  • Wound care

  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years’ of experience as a Certified Hand Therapist

  • ASTYM certification or similar

We offer our providers an excellent benefit package which includes leadership pathways, CME reimbursement, paid license renewals, malpractice and tail coverage and many other benefits, charitable sponsorships, and volunteer opportunities.

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment

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