COTA (Certified Occupational Therapist Asst) - WS Surgery & Rehab Hospital (York) Outpatient Rehab- full-time

York, PA | Rehabilitation Services | Tracking Code: 52386

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Outpatient Therapy

Must be flexible to work weekends and holidays and to cross-cover to acute care and post-surgery units

 

General Summary:
Under the direct supervision of a licensed Occupational Therapist, conducts specific treatment programs for individual patients at an entry to intermediate level.


Duties and Responsibilities:

1 Carries out a program of routine motor activities and activities of daily living for assigned patients, as determined by evaluation performed by the Occupational Therapist.
2 Assists the Occupational Therapist in administering specified portions of the standard evaluations and elicits information regarding existing skills and capacities, according to the rules and regulations of the AOTA and POTA.
3 Coordinates occupational therapy activities in collaboration with the other members of the interdisciplinary team to facilitate achievement of established g.
4 Ensures compliance with regulations set forth by the regulatory agencies and state governing bodies.
5 Conducts or participates in training medical and nursing personnel in occupational therapy techniques and o.
6 Utilizes safe patient handling techniques for all patient transfers, lifts and positioning.
7 Complies with PA practice act related to communication with supervising Occupational Therapist.


Required Skills

COTA license in PA 

BLS

Required Experience

Experience preferred


Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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