Community Regional Medical Center COTA - Occupational Therapy Assistant - Inpatient Rehab - Per Diem in Fresno, California

JOB SUMMARY Performs occupational therapy procedures as delegated by an occupational therapist to help acute or rehabilitative patients with mental or physical disabilities attain or regain the highest level of functional independence, and assesses and reports on the patients' progress. Under supervision of an occupational therapist responsibilities include selecting therapeutic activities and equipment most appropriate for treatment, assessing and recording patients' responses and progress, and determining when to adjust or advance patients from less to more strenuous activities. Functions within established technical standards and guidelines, but may receive further technical guidance/direction from occupational therapist in handling unusual situations. EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION MINIMUM REQUIRED: Graduation from an accredited Occupational Therapy Assistant program. LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS MINIMUM REQUIRED: Current and valid registration as an Occupational Therapy Assistant with AOTCB. Current BLS certification.

Job Title: COTA - Occupational Therapy Assistant - Inpatient Rehab - Per Diem

Facility: Community Regional Medical Center

Employment Type Description: Per Diem - 8hour

Location: Community Regional Medical Center

Shift Hours/Days: days

Job Number: JO-1604-17611

Date Posted: 4/8/2016

City: Fresno

State: CA

Required Degree: State License