Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA), Per Diem, Inpatient Rehabilitation

Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
May 24, 2021
Closes
Jun 21, 2021
Ref
R-014283
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Adventist HealthCare Rehabilitation seeks to hire a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA) for our Inpatient department who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing.

As a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA) you will:
• Assist in providing rehabilitation services for the patients suffering from physical, mental, development problems either congenital or accidental, surgery, etc.
• Monitor the patients and understand their health issues and requirements and make sure that they are provided the necessary support.
• Help patients in working through the rehabilitative exercises and treatments as suggested by the occupational therapists.
• Maintain and order equipment's used in the process of treatment and give regular progress report to the doctors.
• Document the progress report of the patients and make necessary changes in the treatment process as suggested by the doctor.

Qualified Candidates will possess:
• High School Diploma or GED required
• Associate's degree from accredited COTA program required
• Site-specific experience preferred (minimum of 1 site-specific clinical affiliation required)
• Licensed COTA in the State of Maryland
• Active American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required

At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:
• Work life balance through non rotating shifts
• Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
• Free Employee parking

As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

Join the Adventist Healthcare team today! Apply now to be considered.

Work Schedule:

Per diem as needed for coverage. Minimum requirement is 2 weekend days per month or 5 week days per month.

Tobacco and Drug Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine and drug use.

While some jurisdictions, including Maryland, permit the use of marijuana for medical purposes, marijuana continues to be classified as an illegal drug under the federal Controlled Substances Act. As a result, medical marijuana use will not be accepted as a valid explanation for a positive drug test result.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine) and marijuana. Those testing positive are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to attracting, engaging, and developing the best people to cultivate our mission-centric culture. Our goal is to have a welcoming, equitable, and safe place to work and grow for all employees, no matter their background. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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