If you are looking for an exciting and challenging opportunity, join the team of Franciscan Tacoma Rehabilitation Hospital. This brand new hospital is currently under construction and will serve patients recovering from strokes, brain and spinal-cord injuries, amputations, complex orthopedic injuries, and other conditions. The 60-bed hospital is a joint venture partnership between Franciscan CHI and Kindred Healthcare in Tacoma, WA.
Your career growth begins when you join an interdisciplinary team, where doctors, nurses, therapists and other experts work together to form individualized care plans for our patients and residents. Opportunities through our development programs, training seminars and university partnerships, not only allow for continual career growth but emphasize our commitment to investing in our employees and developing future healthcare leaders.
We are currently recruiting for an Occupational Therapist Assistant. You will work in a team where you will provide quality, compassionate care in a secure setting. Under the supervision of the Occupational Therapist, you will implement the patient's Care Plan for rehabilitation. Help mentally and/or physically impaired patients to participate in tasks to restore, reinforce, and enhance their performance.
Communicate patient progress or problems to supervisor and other team members; instruct patient's family or nursing staff in follow-through programs.
Assist with patient scheduling and post charges daily to patient records.
Document patient care in accordance with RehabCare, regulatory, licensing, payer and accrediting requirements.
Maintain equipment and work area in a safe and clean condition.
Make presentations to support marketing efforts, at team conferences and in-services.
Handle job responsibilities in accordance with the standards of the Company's Code of Business Conduct, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, appropriate professional standards and applicable state/federal laws.
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Candidates must have certification from the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).
Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy Assistant program culminating in an associate;s degree.
Current and valid state OTA license or certificate of practice or equivalent in the states where services are rendered.
CPR certification (when required).
This position offers an exceptional pay rate and benefits package including:
Medical and Dental Insurance Plans
Paid Time Off
Continuing Education Opportunities
Healthcare Flexible Spending Account
Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
Employee and Dependent Life Insurance
Group Legal Plan
Laser Eye Surgery Discount Plan
Job : Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant Primary Location : WA-Tacoma-Franciscan Specialty Care Organization : 3843 - Franciscan Specialty Care Shift : Day