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Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA)

  • Profession:

    Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Specialty:

    none
  • City:

    Clinton

    State:

    NJ

    Zip Code:

    07014USA
  • Start date:

    10-01-2019
  • Status:

    Open
  • Term:

    Full Time
  • Job Id:

    82016035
2016-08-23
Cell Staff
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1715 N. Westshore Blvd Suite 410 Tampa FL 33607 USA
customer support [+855-561-1715]

Description:

Position Description 

Implement occupational therapy services for patients under the supervision of an occupational therapist, with services including treatment, standardized assessment data and documentation.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate and articulate sound clinical reasoning in treatment planning, implementation and monitoring of patient progress. 
  • Recognize when standard patient protocols or treatment plans need modification to meet individual patient needs & reports to therapist. 
  • Understand the role of therapy in the context of the patient's age, total needs perspective and environment. 
  • Perform age appropriate advanced competency skills in area of practice and with respect to individual patient's problems. 
  • Consistently report to therapist patient progress/status to allow for updated of goals and modification of treatment program. 
  • Recommend discharge of patient at point of optimal benefit of treatment, making appropriate provision for continuing services if needed. 
  • Consistently meet patient care productivity standard for position. 
  • Work cooperatively with peers to contribute to the overall productivity of the team.
  • Utilize support personnel (aides, senior aides, ) when appropriate and available. 
  • Actively support and participate in cross coverage efforts in the division. 
  • Assess the learning needs and capabilities of patients and caregivers with regard to age, level of understanding & emotional status.
  • Utilize appropriate methods and materials for effective learning, monitoring response to education, and adapting program appropriately.
  • Ensure that patient/family understands when and how to receive further treatment. 
  • Patient care documentation is timely, legible, and efficient. 
  • Notes are concise, pertinent and meet departmental documentation standards. 
  • Oral reporting is clear, concise, relevant, and timely. 
  • Preform all required data collection for the department accurately/within expected time frame.
  • Peer review standards are consistently met. Collaborate effectively with other members of the health care team. 

Please call 855-561-1715 or email recruit@cellstaff.com for immediate consideration. 

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