Job Description

Job Number:2022
Job Title:Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant/COTA (PRN)- Mesa
Category: Therapy
Facility:Sante of Mesa (AZ)
Location:Mesa, AZ
Salary Range:35.00/hour
Shift:Weekdays & Weekends
Status:Unscheduled/Per Diem

Sante Mesa is seeking to hire Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant/COTA for PRN shiftsSante Mesa is the recipient of the 2018 Bronze National Quality Award-Commitment to Excellence, presented by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living. We are conveniently located on Baseline off the U.S. 60 and Higley near Banner Baywood Hospital.

We believe an illness or injury can be life changing to the mind, body and spirit and emphasize treating the whole person rather than just their ailment, guided by personal care managers dedicated to you. Our transitional rehabilitation facility has been designed to be an uplifting, tranquil environment so that our guests and their families can heal. 

The Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA) is responsible for providing Occupational Therapy services to guests by assisting in the treatment, program planning and implementation, related documentation, and communication while functioning under the supervision of the Occupational Therapist.  
Provides Occupational Therapy services to guests in a safe and effective manner under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist in accordance with state regulations.
Provides treatment in accordance with established standards of practice, department procedures and productivity standards.
Conducts treatments as assigned by the Occupational Therapist and outlined in the treatment plan that includes but is not limited to areas of muscle strength, coordination, mobility, sensory awareness, sitting and standing, transfer training, balance activities, gait training, range of motion activities and modalities.
Assists in the selection of Occupational Therapy techniques and in the sequence of activities, adapts techniques as indicated by guest performance and following consultation with the Occupational Therapist. 
Monitors guests response to intervention and consults with Occupational Therapist if modification is required.
Provides/recommends/fabricates adaptive devices, orthotics or prosthetics. Trains guest, family, and appropriate staff in the use or application of the above

Three (3) years of experience in Occupation Therapy, prefer SNF/LTC/Rehab setting 
Associate degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program
Current, valid Arizona State license
Successful completion of the National Certification for Occupational Therapy Assistant

Our Vision
To be the undisputed leader in quality and innovation in senior housing and post-acute care.
Our Mission
To provide the highest quality of care and customer satisfaction delivered with warmth, individual pride and team spirit.
Our Values
Put people first
Commit to excellence
Live a spirit to serve
Embrace optimism
Execute best practices

Upon date of hire, applicants will be required to provide documentation confirming authorization to work in the United States. Sante is not able to support VISA sponsorship.
In order to be considered for this position, your resume must reflect all relevant licenses, certifications, education, and experience noted in the requirements and minimum qualification sections of this job posting. Without this information, candidates cannot be considered for positions to which they may be qualified.


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