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Occupational Therapist - Toronto, Ontario


Position: Occupational Therapist
Department: Altum Health – Automobile Insurance Examination Division   
Location: GTA, GTA (east of Scarborough), Barrie and Surrounding
Reports to: Manager of Employer and Insurance Services
Status: Contract / Fee for service
Altum Health is a department within the University Health Network with over 250 employees across 9 regional sites (Toronto, Cambridge, Barrie, Hamilton, Sudbury, Ottawa, Ajax, Mississauga, and Vaughan). We offer a full continuum of prevention, rehabilitation, and health care services to third party payors and individuals, including the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB), employers, and insurers. UHN Altum Health is the largest provider of WSIB Specialty Programs in the province of Ontario.

We are currently seeking OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS with the knowledge and expertise in working independently and collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team with ability to carry out Independent Medical Evaluations for our Automobile Insurer’s Examinations (IE) division. The successful candidate must have the ability to work in a fast paced environment and be able to adhere to report submission timelines of 5 business days.

• In Home Assessments (Insurer’s examination and serious injuries)
• Assessment of Attendant Care Needs, Form 1
• Address Non Earner Benefits and OCF 18 Treatment Plans
• Hospital Discharge Assessment for MVA related injuries=
• Provide OT recommendations and link with community resources to facilitate devices/equipment needs

• University Degree in respective profession as required by the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
• Certificate of Registration with respective College Occupational Therapists of Ontario
• Five (5) years related experience in performing Independent Medical Evaluations
• Acquired Brain Injury experience preferred
• Excellent time management, organizational and report writing skills
• Compliance with confidentiality requirements
• Exercise initiative and good judgment with ability to multi-task

POSTED DATE: October 13, 2017    CLOSING DATE:  Until Filled

University Health Network thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

UHN is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the Bona-fide requirements for the open position.  Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted.

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