Occupational Therapist Assistant - PRN
Company: Encompass Health
Location: Oak Ridge
Posted on: January 27, 2023
Extra attention to detail
BE THE CONNECTION.
Your role as a certified occupational therapy assistant (COTA) lets
you be the connection between dedication to detail and patient
outcomes that exceed expectations. Use your passion for
rehabilitation to ensure that patients receive care that sets the
standard as you treat patients with compassion and empathy .
Enhance the impact of your abilities with national post-acute care
leader Encompass Health.
What Makes Encompass Health Careers Different-and Better:
Working at Encompass Health means being part of something special:
A team that is passionate about making an impact on patients' lives
each day. Unlike the typical hospital setting, Encompass Health
offers you the unique opportunity to walk alongside patients on
their road to recovery from stroke, spinal cord injuries,
neurological disorders, joint replacements, multiple trauma and
cardiac/pulmonary conditions. As you help patients achieve goals
and regain independence, you can form significant relationships
with them and celebrate the successes they experience along the
Our culture of compassion and collaboration is founded on more than
just the care we provide our patients; it is expressed in the
values we live. We encourage and empower each employee to keep
learning and growing by providing the resources to deliver a better
way to care. At Encompass Health, you'll find something decidedly
different and more satisfying: A career that is challenging,
inspiring and rewarding. Maximize your talent and join a team that
is committed to setting the standard for better healthcare with
this engaging opportunity:
CERTIFIED OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANT (COTA)
Here is your opportunity to channel the full extent of your
knowledge, skills, ambition, and experience on a daily basis.
Inspire our patients to progress each day as you:
Provide occupational therapy treatment and patient care according
to hospital, state and federal regulations and professional
Perform occupational therapy treatment tasks as delegated and
supervised by occupational therapists.
Maintain open and ongoing communication with hospital departments
to ensure that patient, staff and hospital needs are met.
Current state licensure or certification or state practice act,
whichever is applicable, required.
CPR certification preferred, unless otherwise required by hospital
Successful completion of an associate's degree from an accredited
occupational therapy assistant program preferred.
Effective communication skills for working with patients, families
and caregivers required.
Demonstrated competency in occupational treatment essential.
Enjoy competitive compensation and benefits that start on day one,
Benefits that begin when you do.
Affordable medical, dental and vision plans provided to meet the
needs of full and part-time employees and their families.
Generous paid time off that increases with tenure.
Tuition reimbursement and continuing education opportunities.
Company-matching 401(k) and employee stock-purchase plans.
Flexible spending and health savings accounts.
Helping patients regain hope and independence, Encompass Health is
a national leader in post-acute care. We operate rehabilitation
hospitals and offer home health and hospice care in 36 states as
well as Puerto Rico. Following the Encompass Way, we are driven by
our core values: We proudly set the standard, lead with empathy, do
what's right, focus on the positive, and remain stronger
Realize the powerful difference you can make. Take this opportunity
to join our team.
To learn more about us, please visit us online at
Connect with us:
Equal Opportunity Employer
Address: 1901 Clinch Avenue, 4th Floor, Knoxville 37916
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: PRN / Pool / As Needed
Job ID: STKNI003Required
Keywords: Encompass Health, Knoxville , Occupational Therapist Assistant - PRN, Healthcare , Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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