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Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant / COTA -Full or Part Time-Outpatient-Hand/Ortho Exp Needed Job

HCR ManorCare

Date: Aug 18, 2014

Location: Jacksonville, FL, US, 32221


Location:3578 - Heartland Rehab - Westside
Title:Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant / COTA -Full or Part Time-Outpatient-Hand/Ortho Exp Needed
Description:

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant / COTA / Occupational Therapy

Heartland Rehabilitation is looking for a full time or part time Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant . Heartland Rehabilitation is part of the HCR Manor Care network. This COTA would be a Heartland Rehab employee, working at Heartland Rehabilitation Services of FL- Westside, 8087 Normandy Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL. This position will consist of working at several outpatient clinic sites in the Greater Jacksonville are. Previous hand and orthopedic experience is required to be considered.

Our Company:
HCR ManorCare the leading provider of short- and long-term medical and rehabilitation care is seeking a passionate and driven Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant / COTA. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career assisting our patients in a time of need, then we are looking for YOU!

Our caring philosophy and commitment:
Our Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants / COTA are the cornerstone to HCR Manor Care's commitment to caring. Working in the health care environment can be very demanding, and it is our goal to provide the tools to help our Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants / COTA understand and commit to the philosophy that defines our culture. We are interested in employing Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants / COTA who are as passionate as we are about ensuring that our patients and residents receive the care and support services they need and deserve.

Network of more than 500 in-house long-term care centers, assisted living facilities, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, and home health care & hospice offices
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- Outcomes comparable to and often exceeding those of acute care and rehab hospitals in a more cost-effective setting
- State-of-the-art equipment and clean and spacious rehab gyms
- Professional growth and opportunities for advancement
- Flexible scheduling available at select locations
- Mentorship and growth opportunities
- Competitive wages
- Free on-Line CEU Program for full-time/part-time employees (PRN discounted) in addition to in-house CEU's provided
- Comprehensive benefits package

    - Eligible at 30+ hours/week
    - Benefits start 1st day of the month following 30 days of employment)
    - PTO, Medical/Dental/Vision, 401(k) Match, Disability and Life Insurance

    Performs occupational therapy programs under the general supervision of an occupational therapist unless the state practice act is more stringent.
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Educational Requirements:Currently licensed or registered as an occupational therapist assistant by the state in which practicing, unless that state does not license occupational therapists assistants or otherwise regulate the practice of occupational therapy. Is e

Position Requirements:

Experience
Prior experience preferred.

Physical Demands
Lifting 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 pounds. Walking, standing, bending, stooping and sitting for prolonged periods. Full use of gross and fine motor skills of the upper and lower extremities.
 



Job Specific Details:

This position will consist of working at several outpatient clinic sites in the Greater Jacksonville are. Previous hand and orthopedic experience is required to be considered.

Category:Therapy

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Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville
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