Jul 30, 2021

OT Assistant - Englewood PARC

  • Ensign Therapy
  • Englewood, CO, USA

Job Description

Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Englewood Post Acute Care in Englewood, CO, is seeking a full time COTA with weekend and holiday availability to join our fun and hard working therapy team. Experience with Optima Healthcare Solutions (Net Health) preferred. We are an 80-bed, newly remodeled facility and just down the street from a major hospital. You will have many opportunities to develop and implement programs that will really make a difference while working with an awesome therapy and facility team. As part of our team you will enjoy a stable work environment not ruled by corporate red tape, a supportive therapy environment with lots of opportunities to learn from other facilities, a highly competitive compensation package and many career growth opportunities with a growing organization. Englewood 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 Weekend/holiday availability a plus 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
Englewood Post Acute Care is 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.