Jun 21, 2021

OT Assistant - Julia Temple

  • Ensign Therapy
  • Englewood, CO, USA

Job Description

Julia Temple Healthcare Center in Englewood, CO, is seeking a full time COTA to join our in-house therapy team. We are seeking a therapist who is passionate about caring for patients with cognitive decline, and we offer continuing education and training in programs specializing in this area. In addition, we see a wide variety of orthopedic and neurological diagnoses so this is an interesting and challenging job! Come visit our beautifully remodeled facility with it's spacious and well equipped therapy gym and meet our award winning DOR. Our therapy team is dynamic, passionate, and lots of fun to work with. In return for your clinical excellence we can offer you a stable work environment and many opportunities for career growth as well as a competitive compensation package and benefits. Julia Temple 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.