Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, 8a-4:30p, 80hrs/ppd, position is either Wednesday -Sunday OR Saturday - Wednesday

Bothwell Regional Health Ctr Sedalia, MO
Overview

The staff occupational therapy assistant is responsible for performing treatment programs developed by the occupational therapist(s), which includes documenting treatment, attending team meetings, and participating in continuing education.

All staff occupational therapy assistants are required to keep current national registry and Missouri licensure, in addition to participating in continuing education and training of others.

The staff occupational therapy assistant reports directly to the Director of Rehabilitation Services.

Responsibilities

1.

Perform treatment program developed by a registered occupational therapist. Meet with registered occupational therapist as required by unit for revision of treatment plans/goals.

2.

Complete accurate and timely documentation based on the requirements of the assigned unit/area.

3.

Communicate effectively and professionally with other team members, patient/resident/client family members, physicians and co-workers.

4.

Participate in continuing education opportunities and provide training/learning opportunities to others.

Qualifications

Education

Must be a graduate from an accredited occupational therapy assistant program.

Licensure/Certification

Current Missouri licensure

BLS required.

If working in home health, schools, industry or aquatics must have current drivers license

Work Experience

Prefer 1-year experience