Providence Health & Services Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) (Inpatient Occupational Therapy, Days, On-Call) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Provide initial patient evaluation, in accordance to physician request, in order to initiate appropriate treatment.
Communicate with patients, physicians, nurses and other personnel regarding patient care.
Keep therapist informed of patient response to treatment in order to adjust, plan, and update goals, re-assess or discharge.
Provide therapist suggestion for treatment when appropriate.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited program of Occupational Therapy Assistants
Licensed to practice as an Occupational Therapist Assistant in the state of Washington and Oregon (Oregon within six months of hire).
Current BLS - Healthcare provider (must be AHA accredited).
Valid driver's license and automobile insurance required.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- One year in an occupational therapist assistant capacity in a hospital, skilled nursing facility or other related medical field
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 212217