Sep 22, 2020

OT Assistant - Victoria PARC

  • Ensign Therapy
  • El Cajon, CA, USA

Job Description

Victoria Post Acute Care in El Cajon, CA, is a busy skilled nursing facility with a stable and very experienced in-house therapy team. We have an immediate opening for a PRN OTA to help us handle our growing caseload and provide excellent care to our patients. Weekend hours, full days and vacation coverage will apply as needed. We see a diverse orthopedic and neurological adult patient population with the goal of regaining their function and independence and returning to home.  In return for your professional passion and dedication we can offer you a competitive hourly rate of pay and ongoing continuing education and professional development.     Victoria Care Center receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 200 independently owned healthcare operations located throughout the United States. Help us build something great and share in the Ensign experience with these in-house facility teams where our core values of  ownership, passion for learning, loving one another, and celebration are evident every day. Be sure to ask us about facility specific specialty programs like Heart PARC, Abilities Care, Music & Memory, Alter G, Big & Loud, and opportunities for you to continue learning and receive focused program training to enhance your therapy career..   Duties:  Treat patients as directed by the Occupational Therapist and adhere to facility documentation guidelines Record treatments given and progress notes in medical record Assist in maintaining department Participate in Patient Care and Rehabilitation Conferences Assist with cleaning and maintenance of treatment area Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and plans.  Participate in training programs for other staff in the facility Record treatment charges per the facility policy and procedures Instruct patient's families or nursing staff in maintenance program  Experience/Qualifications: Licensed Occupational Therapy Assistant This position is open to OTAs at all experience levels   Desired Skills:  Exhibits a sincere desire to help patients and residents in their rehabilitation process Superior interpersonal communication skills Strong writing skills required for documentation of the care you provide Exhibits knowledge and understanding of therapy practice Possesses and conveys high degree of credibility and integrity Enjoys team cohesion, is a team player, has a positive attitude and a strong desire to make a constructive impact on organizational excellence Understands and accepts the unpredictable nature and needs of the therapy function in a busy rehab department   We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.