WacoRecruiter
the smart solution for Waco jobs

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) PRN

Company: Select Rehabilitation
Location: Waco
Posted on: January 8, 2019

Job Description:

Requirements: Completion of 2 years Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant program. State Licensure. Supervision: Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant will report directly to the supervising Occupational Therapist, who is responsible for overseeing direct clinical skills, documentation skills, and the compliance to all professional standards. The COTA will report to the Regional Manager for Paid Time Off approval, daily facility and corporate operations. Job Description: The COTA is responsible for the treatment of residents who demonstrate disorders or neurological deficit, weakness, and paralysis. Evaluation and treatment will only be conducted after a written order is received from the physician. The COTA is responsible for the screening of residents: The COTA is responsible for the completion of all necessary documentation (All documentation will be co-signed by the OTR) The COTA is responsible for attending all required facility meetings and in-services, including Medicare meetings, patient staffings, family meetings, care plans. The COTA will in cooperation with the Supervising OT, develop programs appropriate to the needs of the residents in the facility, to assist them in achieving their highest feasible level of functioning. The COTA will assist the facility in meeting the standards necessary to obtain state, federal, and other appropriate certification. The COTA will employ and follow all appropriate facility infection control policies and procedures and will respect and follow OBRA Resident's Rights Guidelines. The COTA is responsible for the appropriate scheduling of residents on caseload in addition to all required in-services and meetings. The COTA will contact the Regional Manager if productivity levels consistently fall below or exceed the standard to indicate the need for additional staffing or the need for assistance in screening and identifying residents in need of OT services. The COTA is responsible for the scheduling and completing of in-services for facility staff education. The COTA will present her/himself in a professional manner at all times including professional conduct, professional communication, and appropriate dress while in the facility. Other duties as assigned Physical Demands: The assistant is required to perform a variety of duties relative to the job. The performance of these activities would place the job of Occupational Therapy Assistant into the very heavy category of work demand based upon: Lifting: The assistant is required to perform transfers of patients to and from a variety of surfaces including bed, chair, and commode. Transfers may require maximal assist with patients weighing greater than 100 lbs. This activity may be performed on a frequent basis. Occasionally, the assistant is required to lift supplies weighing up to 50 lbs. to chest level and 10 lbs. to overhead. Push/Pull: The assistant is occasionally required to push/pull patients weighing up to 300 lbs. in wheelchairs distances up to 200 yards. This activity may be performed frequently for shorter distances. Work Environment: The assistant is required to work in a variety of environmental conditions while traveling to/from facilities. Positional Tolerance: (for non-material handling and postures) Activity Sitting - Required C Standing - Required C Walking - Required C Stair Climb - Required O Sustained Bending - Required O Overhead Reaching - Required O Sustained Squatting (Crouching) - Required O Repetitive Squatting - Required O Sustained Kneeling - Required O Repetitive Stooping - Required F Trunk Twisting - Required F Sustained Forward Reaching - Required C Repetitive Forward Reaching - Required F Push/Pulling - Required F Grasping - Required C Fine Motor - Required F O occasional or less than 33% of the day F frequent or 33-66% of the day C constant or greater than 66% of the day

Keywords: Select Rehabilitation, Waco , Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) PRN, Healthcare , Waco, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Nurse - Critical Care (RN #)
Description: Key Qualifications: Licenses Certifications: ACLS, PALS, RN, TX License Minimum Education: Associates Years of Experience: 2 years Schedule Details: Night, 12 hour shifts Care Settings: Acute Benefits: (more...)
Company: Relode LLC
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 01/19/2019

PRN Hospitalist Shifts Available!!! - Bryan, TX (Physician #373020)
Description: Now seeking quality locum/PRN tenens hospitalist physicians for three sites in Bryan, TX: Details include,
Company: Echo Locum Tenens
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 01/19/2019

Hospitalist needed in Bryan/College Station, TX (Physician #29816)
Description: Echo Locum, a division of Sound Physicians, needs Hospitalists St. Joseph Regional Health Center - Bryan, TX ---210
Company: Echo Locum Tenens
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 01/19/2019


Licensed Therapist / Occupational Therapist Job in Bryan, Texas / Skilled Nursing Facility
Description: OT for Bryan, TX. SNF setting. br Experienced Occupational Therapist treating patients with various conditions this will provide you with a wide range of expertise and career development.
Company: MAS Medical Staffing
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 01/19/2019

NP/PA - Acute Care (Nurse Practitioner #)
Description: Physician Assistant/APRN Trauma job in central Texas. 1 Excellent salary 2 Full benefits 3 Sign-on
Company: Kendall & Davis
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 01/19/2019

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Nurse Practitioner #66063)
Description: Outpatient clinic in the Temple/Killeen area seeking a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner.
Company: FCS, Inc
Location: Temple
Posted on: 01/19/2019

Operating Room Travel RN: Bryan, TX
Description: Tailored Healthcare Staffing is seeking
Company: Tailored Healthcare Staffing
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 01/19/2019

Family Practice Physician (Physician #)
Description: Excellent Family Practice job in central Texas
Company: Kendall & Davis
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 01/19/2019

Full- time Therapeutic Optometrist
Description: seeking full-time Optometrist to begin ASAP to work no more than 5 days/wk. with working 3 weekends/
Company: Vision Quest Eye Center
Location: Temple
Posted on: 01/19/2019

Hygienist (General Dental Practice) - Temple (Dental Hygienist #)
Description: General Dentistry opening in Temple, Texas. - Evaluates overall oral health, examining oral cavity for signs
Company: Aspen Dental
Location: Temple
Posted on: 01/19/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Waco RSS job feeds