The purpose of this position is to provide Occupational Therapy assessment and treatment services to children with suspect and diagnosed developmental disabilities, neuromuscular and orthopedic impairments, and special health care needs at the Eugene office of the Institute on Development and Disability, Child Development and Rehabilitation Center/Oregon Health and Science University under the immediate supervision of the CDRC Eugene Clinical Director and the IDD Occupational Therapy Discipline Director.
The individual in this position may provide indirect educational experiences to pre-occupational therapy students from the University of Oregon and direct training for Occupational Therapy Interns or Occupational Therapy Assistant students who are completing requirements for Licensure or Certification.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm