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Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (SNF) COTA

Company: Moorhead Rehabilitation and Healthcare center
Location: Moorhead
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

Moorhead Rehabilitation and Healthcare center - Seeking a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) to join the team Full Time at Moorhead Rehab in Moorhead, MN! *Exciting in-house program! *Per diem opportunity also available!
BASIC FUNCTION The Staff Therapist Assistant performs patient care and patient related activities as directed by the Staff Therapist.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS * Treat patients as directed by licensed therapist. * Demonstrate a positive attitude and team building approach with all patients, clients and team members. * Consistently attends work and provides appropriate notice for scheduled paid time off * Maintains productivity standard as determined by supervisor and clinical needs. * Demonstrates consistent knowledge and application of Medicare and other reimbursement regulations. * Treat patients according to treatment plan. * Record clinical documentation according to accepted regulatory and professional guidelines. * Record daily treatment charges per approved billing guidelines. * Instruct families and nursing staff regarding restorative/home programs as directed by staff therapist. * Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and plans. * Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings, patient care conferences, utilization review meetings, and other meetings as required or directed. * Participate in in-service training program for other staff at the facility. * Participate in facility performance improvement programs * Coordinate with members of other departments, attending physicians, committee members, and other staff within the Rehab department. * Screen patients based upon identified need per State Practice Act. * Assist with cleaning maintenance of treatment area and department * Report any problems with department equipment to appropriate personnel so that it is maintained in good working order.
WORKING CONDITIONS * Works in well-lighted/ventilated office and therapy areas. * Sitting, standing, bending, lifting and moving intermittently during working hours. * Involved with patients, family members, personnel, etc., under all conditions/circumstances. * Communicates with the medical staff, nursing personnel, and other department supervisors.

  • Must be constantly alert for patient's safety. * Attend and participate in continuing educational programs. * Subject to lifting, carrying and supporting patients.

    EDUCATION/LICENSURE * Graduate of an accredited Assistant Program * Successful completion of certificate/state licensure process for Physical or Occupational Therapy Assistants
    REQUIREMENTS/SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS * Current registration/licensure as an Occupational Therapist Assistant * Maintain documentation of supervision per state guidelines
    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS * Must be able to move (walk, stoop, bend, stand, sit push, pull, and lift) intermittently throughout the workday. * Must possess sight/hearing senses, or use prosthetics that will enable these senses to function adequately, so that the requirements of this position can be fully met. * Must function independently, have flexibility, personal integrity, and the ability to work effectively with patients, clients and team members. * Must be able to lift patients, medical equipment, supplies, etc. to 50 lbs.
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    Job Type: Full-time

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance

    Medical Specialty:

  • Geriatrics


  • Monday to Friday


  • Associate (Preferred)


  • SNF: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Occupational Therapy Assistant License (Preferred)

    Work Location: One location

Keywords: Moorhead Rehabilitation and Healthcare center, Fargo , Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (SNF) COTA, Healthcare , Moorhead, North Dakota

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