Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA)

Posted 5 months ago

The Center at Lincoln is looking for a full time, part time or PRN COTA to join their therapy team!

Pay is dependent on experience of candidate.

COTA – Why Join Our Team?

  • We offer beautiful, new, state of the art facilities
  • Physician driven care plans designed to maximize the quality of care
  • We offer an environment that encourages team involvement and fosters new ideas
  • Student loan forgiveness programs may be available for qualified individuals
  • Relocation packages and sign-on bonuses available for qualified candidates
  • Excellent pay
  • PTO
  • 401k matching
  • Medical, dental, vision, along with the other ancillary benefits

COTA – Job Description:

The primary purpose of a Certified Occupational Therapists Assistant is to plan, organize, develop and direct our facility’s Physical/Occupational Therapy Services in accordance with applicable federal, state and local standards, guidelines, regulations to assure that the highest degree of quality care can be maintained at all times.

COTA – Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Meet with administration, medical and nursing staff, as well as other related departments in planning therapy services-to include patients and family
  • Assist in developing, implementing and coordinating patient care plans for individual patients in coordination and conjunction with the patients assessment
  • Brief patient of procedures involved in physical therapy and prepare necessary equipment-reassure patient before and during therapy treatment
  • Determine proper equipment usage, application and body position, make adjustments when necessary in the administration of physical therapy treatments
  • Recommend modifications of changes in the patient’s therapy program based on evaluation of progress
  • Ensure that all therapy notes are informative, descriptive and follow Company’s policy and procedures
    COTA – Education/Certifications:
  • Associate’s Degree in Occupational Therapy and have current license or be license-eligible in the state of Colorado
    COTA – Experience and Specific Requirements:
  • Should have as a minimum, 1 years’ experience in a skilled nursing facility
  • Must pass a pre-employment background check and drug test

About Us

The Center at Lincoln serves patients needing physical rehabilitation and/or complex nursing care.
Our highly qualified, caring staff provide care in a beautiful, hotel-like atmosphere to help our patients achieve strength and functionality. Skilled-nursing care, family involvement, psychological care and discharge planning complement a well-rounded, individualized program and encourage each patient’s transition to their highest functional level. With state-of-the-art equipment and unparalleled comfort and amenities, our physician-driven care plan is designed to maximize the quality of our care.
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Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $25.00 – $32.00 per hour

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