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Providence Health & Services Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant - Home Health King County in Tukwila, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) (1.0 FTE, Day shift) to work in Home Health King County in Washington. Home Health caregivers will tell you there are significant advantages to caring for individuals and families in their own homes. The home setting is intimate. It helps foster familiarity, sharing, connections, and caring between clients, families and their nurses. If you are interested in a rewarding career with us, this might be the perfect opportunity for you! 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.

Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern system.

In this position you will:

  • Demonstrates competency in providing quality therapy services including intervention, implementation of the treatment plan established by the OT, related documentation and communication with clients and OT on a frequent basis. Also demonstrates competency with identifying and making appropriate referrals regarding medical, social and emotional factors influencing care.

  • Communicate with the multidisciplinary team to form a collaborative client care plan.

  • Provides care in accordance with physician orders and the established plan of care. Assesses the effectiveness of treatment and notifies OT if treatment needs to be modified to achieve goals.

  • Documents all treatment and coordination of care contacts in appropriate facility/agency format. Meets agency time guidelines for completing documentation. Documentation reflects good clinical documentation as well as meeting agency billing and reimbursement requirements.

  • Produces expected results given present skills, knowledge, abilities, training and education for the following age groups: neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Associate's Degree Occupational Therapy from an accredited COTA program.

  • Current Washington State Occupational Therapist Assistant License.

  • Current Washington State driver’s license and have access to daily use of an insured reliable vehicle or an alternate ability to travel to sites as required.

  • Current Healthcare Provider CPR certification.

  • Proof of current Auto Insurance.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year Therapy experience in home care or in related rehabilitation setting.

  • Experience with the geriatric population.

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Home Services is a not-for-profit, home health ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout King County in Washington state. We provide skilled nursing and therapy for patients who are recovering from or living with an acute or chronic illness. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, chaplains, occupational/physical/speech therapists, medical directors, and volunteers.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)

Location: Washington-Tukwila

Req ID: 304930

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