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Occupational Therapy Assistant

Encompass Health - Pelham, AL






Extra attention to detail


Exceptional outcomes




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
way.





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)



(HOSPITAL/FACILITY
NAME)



(CITY/STATE)


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INFORMATION)



(BONUS
INFORMATION, IF APPLICABLE)





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 guidelines.



• 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.





Credentials:




• Current state licensure or
certification or state practice act, whichever is applicable, required.



• CPR certification preferred, unless
otherwise required by hospital policy.



• 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,
including:





• 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.




About Us:




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 together.





Realize the powerful difference you can make.
Take this opportunity to join our team.





To learn more about us, please
visit us online at encompasshealth.com





Connect with us:














Equal Opportunity Employer







Address: 900 Oak Mountain Commons Lane, Pelham 35124
Schedule: PRN / Pool / As Needed
Job ID: 1920407