Golden Living Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant / OTA in Independence, Missouri

At Aegis Therapies, we’re adapting to the constant changes in the healthcare world by creating a seamless continuum of care – from sub-acute, to the home environment, to outpatient therapy, and even into wellness. Continuity of care across multiple treatment settings allows for improved outcomes for patients and more expansive career opportunities for Aegis Therapies’ employees. When you join our team, you will always be a step ahead of the latest technologies and industry standards. At Aegis Therapies, you can build your professional skills and reach your most ambitious goals. That’s what being a true industry leader is all about.

At Aegis Therapies, we invest in your future with specialized ongoing training, true advancement opportunity, and the very best clinical support in the business. Aegis Therapies is leading rehabilitative therapy into the future, and we’re inviting those who share our passion to join us out in front.

To assist in the treatment of residents as directed by the Occupational Therapist and participate as an active member of facility's rehabilitation team

  • Resident Care: Provides treatment to residents as directed by the Occupational Therapist

  • Records treatments given in medical record. Documentation will be completed using a company furnished hand held electronic device (i.e. Ipad).

  • Instructs families and staff in maintenance programs as directed by the Occupational Therapist

  • Communicates with supervisor and other interdisciplinary team members regarding resident progress, problems, and plans

  • Participates in resident-care conferences and weekly rehabilitation meetings

  • Participates in facility in-service training programs

  • Maintains resident confidence and protects nursing home operations by records, keeping information confidential

  • Records daily treatment charges according to facility policy and procedures

  • Protects resident and employee by adhering to infection control policies and protection protocols

  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with facility and department procedure rules and regulations

  • Provides community based services such as health and wellness activities as required

Qualifications

  • Current licensure in practicing state and/or nationally certified as an Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • Meets educational requirements established in the state of practice

  • Current licensure in practicing state and/or nationally certified as an Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • Must be able to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing

  • Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance

Job: Rehab Therapy

Primary Location: US-MO-Independence

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time

Department Address: 4600 Little Blue Pkwy

Department City: Independence

Department State: MO

Department Zipcode: 64057

Company Profile

Aegis Therapies is as committed to making a difference as you are across the full continuum of care, from post-acute and sub-acute through home healthcare. Here, we're able to offer opportunities that allow you to build a diverse, dynamic career. It's more than working with a team that continually strives to be the very best. It's more than having access to the latest therapies and techniques. It's having the freedom to choose what you want from your career and knowing that when you join our team you'll have the chance to reach your most ambitious goals. At Aegis Therapies, we're leading rehabilitative therapy into the future, and we're inviting those who share our passion to join us out in front.

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