Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) – Part-Time and PRN

Posted 2 years ago

Job description

The Center at Park West is looking for a full time, part time or PRN COTA to join their therapy team!

Pay is dependent on experience of candidate.

COTA – Why Join Our Team?

· We offer beautiful, new, state of the art facilities

· Physician driven care plans designed to maximize the quality of care

· We offer an environment that encourages team involvement and fosters new ideas

· Student loan forgiveness programs may be available for qualified individuals

· Relocation packages and sign-on bonuses available for qualified candidates

· Excellent pay


· 401k matching

· Medical, dental, vision, along with the other ancillary benefits

COTA – Job Description:

The primary purpose of a Certified Occupational Therapists Assistant is to plan, organize, develop and direct our facility’s Physical/Occupational Therapy Services in accordance with applicable federal, state and local standards, guidelines, regulations to assure that the highest degree of quality care can be maintained at all times.

COTA – Job Duties and Responsibilities:

· Meet with administration, medical and nursing staff, as well as other related departments in planning therapy services-to include patients and family

· Assist in developing, implementing and coordinating patient care plans for individual patients in coordination and conjunction with the patients assessment

· Brief patient of procedures involved in physical therapy and prepare necessary equipment-reassure patient before and during therapy treatment

· Determine proper equipment usage, application and body position, make adjustments when necessary in the administration of physical therapy treatments

· Recommend modifications of changes in the patient’s therapy program based on evaluation of progress

· Ensure that all therapy notes are informative, descriptive and follow Company’s policy and procedures

COTA – Education/Certifications:

· Associate’s Degree in Occupational Therapy and have current license or be license-eligible in the state of Colorado

COTA – Experience and Specific Requirements:

· Should have as a minimum, 1 years’ experience in a skilled nursing facility

· Must pass a pre-employment background check and drug test

About Us

The Center at Park West serves patients needing physical rehabilitation and/or complex nursing care. Our highly qualified, caring staff provide care in a beautiful, hotel-like atmosphere to help our patients achieve strength and functionality. Skilled-nursing care, family involvement, psychological care and discharge planning complement a well-rounded, individualized program and encourage each patient’s transition to their highest functional level. With state-of-the-art equipment and unparalleled comfort and amenities, our physician-driven care plan is designed to maximize the quality of our care.

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