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COTA, COTA, COTA, COTA (SYLMAR, CA)
Ref No.: 11-05474
Location: SYLMAR, California
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 06/14/2017
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANT - COTA-L

SYLMAR - CALIFORNIA

IMMEDIATE - START

GREAT LOCATION TO WORK IN.

ENJOY ALL THE TRAVEL PERKS - ASK FOR COMPLETION BONUS AFTER ASSIGNMENT!!

We are looking for a Occupational Therapy Asst. COTA to fulfill a 13-week assignment at a rewarding, high need skilled nursing facility located in SYLMAR, CA

Qualifications:
A fully accredited degree and certification
Ability to practice therapy unencumbered within state regulations and federal guidelines
A passion for working with diverse demographics
Ability to adapt quickly to new settings and situations

Job Description:
COTA help patients of all ages who have limited abilities establish, develop and/or maintain the ability to complete daily functions and tasks. Through regular therapy sessions, COTA work one-on-one with patients, focusing on their individual needs to help them achieve improved quality of life and a sense of independence. Occupational therapy concentrates on ameliorating the physical, mental, social and emotional sources of patients' disabilities. Typically, COTA jobs are located in nursing care facilities, hospitals and private occupational therapy practices. Due to the often physically and emotionally demanding responsibilities of the job, it is ideal for occupational therapists to be in good health.

What to expect:
Individual patient care -- throughout the course of the day, you'll meet with patients one-on-one to administer ongoing therapy.
Meeting with families -- we encourage as much family involvement as possible, and you may invite them to observe treatment sessions and get them involved so that they can provide reinforcement and follow-up.
Documentation -- in the afternoon, you will complete and file all of the paperwork associated with your patients.
A fast pace work environment – you're presence and sense of responsibility will be key to providing excellent care to your patients.
In addition, we will look to you to continue to hone and supplement your knowledge and expertise. We enjoy being on the cutting-edge of our field and you will have access to the latest journals, research and new treatments and publications.

For further details contact Health Care Company Staffing at 408-441-9200 or send an email to jobs@uhcstaffing.com. If you have any questions, call to talk to our Staffing Specialist.

Excellent Travel opportunity!!!

We thrive for your success!!

KEYWORDS:
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST, OTR, OTR-L, OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY, COTA, COTA-L, SKILLED NURSING, ACUTE, REHABILITATION, OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANT, OT, OTR