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Specialty Occupational Therapist

Role and Facility Information

Interior Health and the Primary Care Network Bridge Care Virtual Clinic has a permanent, full-time opening for an experienced Occupational Therapist.

As the Occupational Therapist, you will be part of a newly formed Bridge Care Virtual Clinic to provide occupational therapy services to attached and unattached patients within the 100 Mile House and catchment area. Office space is within in the 100 Mile House District Hospital campus with opportunity to see clients face-to-face, virtually, and/or occasionally within the community. The Bridge Care Virtual Clinic is run/operated by the Central Interior Rural Divisions of Family Practice.

In this position the Occupational Therapist is responsible for working in collaboration with an inter-professional care team and defined network of Primary Care Network Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nursing and other members of the Allied Health team (i.e. Respiratory Therapist, Dietitian, Social Worker, and Physiotherapist). The goal is to conduct integrated care planning, offer client assessments/clinic visits, and provide ongoing monitoring and self-management support follow-up for clients (i.e. adults, seniors, pediatrics) and/or those with multiple chronic conditions, either in an individual or group setting and often directly within the Family Physician/Nurse Practitioner. You will see clients a couple of times utilizing therapeutic inventions that contribute to promoting functional independence and enabling the client to achieve and maintain optimal health outcomes in their community setting.

This is a Day shift position on a Monday to Friday schedule 08:00 to 16:00 hours. Interior Health offers an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ paid vacation and a municipal pension plan. Relocation Allowance package to be offered with position.

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Compensation

Estimated Remuneration
Not Available
Other Incentives
- May be eligible for $TBD Relocation Bonus
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100 Mile House

100 Mile House offers rustic charm, beautiful lakes, unique ranches and a friendly atmosphere. It is a centre for outdoor activities and is becoming increasingly known for its excellent birdwatching. Known as the "Nordic Skiing Capital" of BC, 100 Mile House boasts over 150 km of groomed trails which convert to excellent mountain biking trails in the summer. Arts and culture are also alive and well in this region with plays, concerts, music, galleries and more!

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