Occupational Therapy OT Assistant - AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab - Celebration at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/4/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Job Family
    Rehabilitation Services
  • Travel
    AdventHealth OP Rehab
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description

Occupational Therapy Assistant - AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab 
Location Address: 400 Celebration Place, Suite C200, Celebration, FL 34747
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab
  • Commitment to whole-person care, giving you the opportunity to help heal people in mind body and spirit.
  • Fulfilling work with people who treat you like family.
  • Excellent benefits, market-driven wages and career development opportunities.
  • Recognized for the seventh year in a row as a recipient of the Gallup Great Workplace Award as part of the AdventHealth network.
  • Opportunities for advancement as we expand our network across the nation.
Work Hours/Shift:
  • Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm 
You Will Be Responsible For:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.

  • Based on the therapist evaluation findings and goals, the therapy assistant implements an individualized treatment plan of care utilizing Practice Standards and recommended techniques, insurance guidelines and patient’s needs. Modifies treatment plan as appropriate based upon on-going assessments and consultation with the Occupational Therapist. Collects patient data and communicates to the Occupational Therapist regarding discharge recommendations when maximum benefit has been achieved and/or according to the standards of practice and payer guidelines.
  • Documents accurately, completely, and timely with legible handwriting. Uses measurable and objective terminology, following standards of practice, insurance guidelines and department /hospital policy and procedures.
  • Charges patients accurately, timely and legibly according to guidelines of the CPT code format and according to insurance guidelines.
  • Identifies the need for patient/caregiver education and utilizes each opportunity for teaching on a planned or spontaneous basis, including discharge recommendations. Documents education and understanding as appropriate.
  • Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvements activities. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department.

What You Will Need:

  • At least entry-level professional competency of Occupational Therapy practice, theory, principles and applications as defined in competencies departmental policy.
  • Associate Degree in Occupational Therapy.
  • Licensed in the State of Florida as an Occupational Therapy Assistant.
  • BLS Certificate (American Heart Association)
  • Previous Neuro experience 
  • Basic computer skills to include Outlook, Microsoft Office, and Windows.

Job Summary:

Provides direct and indirect services in the acute care, inpatient and/or outpatient rehabilitation settings. Utilizes process improvement in achieving the goals of the Rehabilitation Department. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies, and accrediting bodies. May supervise other Occupational Therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapy Assistant interns, volunteers, and technical aides. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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