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PRN Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant in Bluefield, WV
- Bluefield, West Virginia
- Job Type
- 19 May 2023
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Job Description: Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA)
Reports to: Occupational Therapist/Clinical Manager
Pro Re Nata (PRN): Employee works 0-19 hours per week
The Occupational Therapy Assistant implements occupational therapy programs and provides occupational therapy treatments to customers to facilitate increased independence and functioning under the supervision of a Licensed Occupational Therapist.
Implements customer's individualized treatment plan as defined by the primary Occupational Therapist;
Provides individualized occupational therapy treatments including activities of daily living and range of motion exercises;
Performs activities of daily living evaluations under the direction of the Occupational Therapist;
Organizes and facilitates treatment groups in consultation with the Occupational Therapist;
Instructs customers, families and other caregivers in the skills and techniques of the occupational therapy treatment program under the supervision of the Occupational Therapist;
Works with other members of the rehabilitation team to develop programs and activities consistent with the needs and capabilities of each customer;
Maintains appropriate and timely customer and non-customer documentation for all customers treated;
Attends and contributes to customer care, staffing and other required meetings as a representative of occupational therapy, under the direction of the Occupational Therapist;
Cleans, maintains, identifies and reports the need for repair of equipment, as necessary;
Puts Customer Service First: Ensures that customers and families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere which recognizes the individuals' needs and rights.
Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy Assistant Program certified by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy.
He/she must be eligible to practice as an Occupational Therapy Assistant, per state guidelines.
He/she must be able and willing to practice occupational therapy per state guidelines.
Must possess good organizational and time management skills.
Must have good verbal and written communication skills.
- Job Reference: 1010170951-2
- Date Posted: 19 May 2023
- Recruiter: Odyssey Rehabilitation
- Location: Bluefield, West Virginia
- Salary: On Application
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical
- Job Type: Permanent