Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA)

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This is a job posting from company – VNA & Hospice of the Southwest Region

Employment TypeFull Time

Work Hours: 8

Salary: $20 To $30/An Hour

Location: Vermont, USA

This job is 100% remote.

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VNA & Hospice of the Southwest Region of Rutland, VT is looking to hire a full-time Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant. Are you looking to further your career in home health therapy? Would you like to work for a caring and supportive medical company that values its employees? If so, please read on!

This COTA care position earns a competitive wage and offers up to a $4,000 sign on bonus. We also offer great benefits, including health, dental, vision, life insurance, short- and long-term disability, 401(k) plan with employer match, flexible schedule, continuing education tuition assistance, and CEU work courses. If this sounds like the right home health nursing opportunity for you, apply today!

Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Successful completion of an Occupational Therapy Assistant certification program required
  • Valid Vermont State Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant license required
  • Valid Driver’s License required
  • National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) certification preferred
  • Prior home care experience preferred

Essential Functions:

  • Under the supervision of an OTR, assists in the planning for and provision of skilled occupational therapy treatment including, but not limited to, therapeutic techniques, patient/care giver education, etc. assessing the patient’s status and progress on each visit and ensuring quality of care as documented in the clinical record.
  • Under the direction of an OTR, assists in the coordination of patient care with other clinical team members, including but not limited to, physicians, nurses, care givers, other rehab services and students, ensuring optimal patient care and communication as noted in the clinical record.
  • Under the supervision of an OTR, completes and coordinates required paperwork in compliance with agency, federal and state regulations, organizational and departmental policies and standards of care and AOTA guidelines to ensure that documentation reflects care provided and the outcomes achieved as evidenced in the clinical record.
  • Under the supervision of an OTR, accurately and completely performs functions as related to school-based services, including, but not limited to, evaluations, documentation, development of Individual Educational Plan IEP’s, participation in meetings, and provision of direct and consultative services. Fills out and completes insurance paperwork in a timely manner and in accordance with applicable regulations.
  • Completes required paperwork to ensure charging and billing processes are accurately executed, including, but not limited to, documents that support charges entered, care within insurance coverage parameters, required insurance forms completed etc.
  • Develops and conducts in-service training programs to our customers including, but not limited to Rehabilitation, Medical, Nursing staff, volunteers, community groups, etc.

Do you enjoy helping people? Are you able to display flexibility? Can you balance multiple tasks at once while demonstrating good time management? Are you willing to take the initiative? Can you get the job done with minimal supervision? If so, you might just be perfect for this home health care position!


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