Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, Presence Saint Anne Center, Rockford:
Presence Health

45310-en_US
Presence Health
Rockford Illinois
Healthcare
Description

Requisition ID: 45310

Location: PLC St Anne Center

Location Address:
4405 Highcrest Road, Rockford, IL  61107-1452 United States (US)

 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY

Provides direct rehab care in occupational therapy to residents upon physician referral and under the supervision of a licensed Occupational Therapist in accordance with all laws, regulations and standards.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Liaison to patients, families, support departments, etc., to adequately plan for patient needs
  2. Possess the ability to make independent decisions using good reasoning skills and judgement when circumstances warrant such action
  3. Knowledgeable of rehab practices and procedures, as well as the laws, regulations, and guidelines governing rehab functions in the long-term care facility
  4. Ability to follow physical therapy treatment plans for patients under direction of the supervising OT, ability to document therapy treatments accurately and timely.
  5. Ability to utilize therapy software and equipment appropriately and accurately

 

This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience                                                              

Must be a graduate of an accredited program in occupational therapy assisting. Associates Degree Required.

One year experience in long-term care or related setting preferred

Certified Clinical Instructor preferred

 

Computer Skills                                                          

PC proficient (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Must be currently registered/licensed in applicable state. Must maintain an active license in good standing throughout employment
  • Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.

Business Unit: PLC Senior Services
Department Name: Rehab SAC

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