Occupational Therapy Assistant

Date Posted
10/09/2018

City
Leavenworth

State
KS

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

 
Job Description

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Degree: Associates Degree for Occupational Therapy Assistant.
  • Education: Graduate from a college or university accredited at the time of graduation by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).
  • Certification: Certified through the National Board of Certified Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).
  • Experience: One year of experience as an Occupational Therapy Assistant after graduation.
  • License: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice as an occupational therapy assistant.

Core Duties:

  • Provide full spectrum of occupational rehabilitative services under the plan of care of a credentialed provider.
  • Use assessment tools, intervention techniques and treatment modalities under the plan of care of a credentialed provider.
  • Use complex/multi-step instructions with patients, caregivers, and other health care professionals and adapt those instructions according to the learning styles of the trainees or individuals receiving the instructions.
  • Identify, recommend and fabricate, as needed, complex adaptive and assistive devices, durable medical equipment and complex dynamic splinting, after consultation with the occupational therapist.


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