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Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant COTA Full Time Summa Rehab

Company: Summa Rehab Hospital - Akron, OH
Location: Akron
Posted on: November 24, 2022

Job Description:

*Summa Rehab Hospital is seeking a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant - COTA - to join our team!*

Summa Rehabilitation Hospital, located in Akron, OH, is a 60 bed inpatient rehab facility providing inpatient rehabilitative services to people recovering from disabilities caused by injuries or illnesses. We help our patients regain their physical or cognitive abilities so they can return home at their highest level of independence. As a smaller, specialized hospital, we offer an opportunity to work in a fast-paced and friendly work environment where you really get to know your patients and their families.

*Position Summary: *

Full-time; 30 hours/week; non-exempt

Shift: 6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m., Monday - Friday

*Job Summary: *

Responsible for assisting the Occupational Therapist in the provision of Occupational Therapy services to patients, including treatment, program planning and implementation, related documentation and communication. Functions under the direction of an Occupational Therapist and per physician orders.

\*\*Unique clinical position working with both therapy and nursing departments to meet the needs of the patients.\*\*

*Minimum Qualifications*:

- Associate's Degree in Occupational Therapy required.

- Successful completion of National Certification Examination for COTA required.

- Current, valid, and active license to practice as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant in the state of employment required.

- Current BLS certification from a Summa Rehab Hospital-approved vendor required.


- One (1) year of experience preferred.

- Ability to project a professional image.

- Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements.

- Strong organizational, prioritizing and analytical skills.

- Ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant.

- Working knowledge of computer and software applications used in job functions.

- Freedom from illegal use of and effects of use of drugs and alcohol in the workplace.

At Summa Rehab Hospital, employees are our priority. We are passionate about patient care and consider it a privilege to be able to provide services to patients and their family members in the greater Northeast Ohio area. Below is a brief summary of our benefits.
--- Medical coverage with prescription plan
--- Dental and Vision coverage
--- Work life balance - generous PTO plan
--- Life insurance
--- Short- and Long-Term Disability
--- EAP and AFLAC
--- Flex plans
--- 401K matching
--- Pet insurance
--- Group legal - provides legal assistance with personal legal matters
--- Tuition reimbursement

Per Federal Health Care Worker Vaccine Requirements, all employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or be approved for a valid religious or medical exemption. Anyone hired by the company must provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccine before they can begin employment or request and be approved for a valid religious or medical exemption. Unvaccinated employees on an approved exemption must submit to weekly COVID-19 testing and wear a respirator at all times while in the facility. Some states and locations require increased frequency testing pursuant to state regulations.

At Summa Rehab Hospital, our patients are family. Healthcare is constantly evolving; our growing organization is devoted to ensuring that each person in our care feels safe. Our world-class team of driven, passionate healthcare professionals are always focused on service excellence and providing top quality care at the bedside.

If you share our values, we want to hear from you!

Job Type: Full-time

* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Employee assistance program
* Flexible schedule
* Flexible spending account
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Retirement plan
* Tuition reimbursement
* Vision insurance
Medical specialties:
* Geriatrics
* Home Health
* Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
* Evening shift

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Summa Rehab Hospital - Akron, OH, Akron , Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant COTA Full Time Summa Rehab, Healthcare , Akron, Ohio

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