Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant PRN
Company: HCA Healthcare
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Description IntroductionDo you have the PRN career opportunities
as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant PRN you want with
your current employer? We have an exciting opportunity for you to
join HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast which is part of the nation's
leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.BenefitsHCA
Houston Healthcare Southeast, offers a total rewards package that
supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues.
The available plans and programs include:
- Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services
at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and
behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and
free AirMed medical transportation.
- Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and
disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental
health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital
indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection,
legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet
insurance and more.
- Fertility and family building benefits through Progyny
- Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical
and financial wellbeing
- Family support, including adoption assistance, child and elder
care resources and consumer discounts
- 401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on
years of service)
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Retirement readiness and rollover services and preferred
- Education assistance (tuition, student loan, certification
support, dependent scholarships)
- Colleague recognition program
- Time Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave,
long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)
Learn more about Employee BenefitsNote: Eligibility for benefits
may vary by location.
Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want
to work as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant PRN where
your passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued?
If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this
could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and
expertise!Job Summary and QualificationsThe Certified Occupational
Therapy Assistant (COTA) is responsible for performing treatment
programs developed by the Occupational Therapist, documenting
treatment, attending team meetings, and participating in continuing
- Appropriate treatment programs can include, but are not limited
to: range of motion, strengthening, sensory, activities of daily
living, cognitive / visual-perceptual activities, craft and leisure
activities, group activities, and adaptation of splints, assistive
devices, tools, and slings.
- COTA is also responsible for providing an inservice for
appropriate staff after attending an approved continuing education
- COTA is responsible for attending continuing education
opportunities provided by the hospital, department, or outside
sources. Completion of 3.0 CEUs or 30 contact hours of continuing
education to renew C.O.T.A. license is required every two years.
Attendance at all mandatory inservices for the hospital and
department is required. A current CPR certification is
- COTA is responsible for maintaining daily attendance records
and charges for each patient. Confidentiality of all patient
records is required. Patient / family education will be
- COTA is responsible for maintaining effective communication
with all team members, family, patient, and other medical staff as
indicated. Attendance and participation at team meetings and
department meetings is required to discuss the patient's condition,
progression, plans and goals. COTA is responsible for consulting
with physicians, Occupational Therapists, and other team members as
indicated regarding requests and / or suggestions.
- COTA is responsible for performing the treatment program with
each assigned patient as developed by an Occupational Therapist.
Treatment should be implemented within the specified timeframe and
should be appropriate for the developmental needs, diagnosis, and
- COTA is to complete all documentation within the specified
timeframe. All documentation will be completed in accordance with
department and hospital policies and procedures. Progress reports
will be completed on all patients within the specified timeframe.
The documentation will contain appropriate subjective and objective
information which provides a clear statement of the treatment
given, the patient's response to and tolerance of the treatment,
and any progress noted.
- Expectations Ethics and Compliance 1. All employees will be
held accountable for behaviors displayed relative to the values
articulated in the Mission and Values Statement. "Will act with
absolute honest, integrity and fairness in the way we conduct our
business and the way we live our lives." 2. All employees will be
held accountable for attending training regarding the Code of
Conduct program at least annually.
- Treatment should be coordinated with team members and other
medical needs. COTA is responsible for securing the necessary
supplies from the department for treatment. Compliance with all
safety, infection control, and quality assurance policies and
procedures is required. Confidentiality of the patient and
treatment is required. Appropriate communication with the
Occupational Therapists is required. What qualifications you will
need:License / Certifications / Requirements:
- Requires current Texas licensure (COTA)
- BLS certification or must obtain within 30 days of hire
- Requires graduation from an approved Occupational Therapy
Assistant program. Experience:
- One year of COTA experience is preferred. This role requires
you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and
/or federal law or regulations (unless a medical or religious
exemption is approved).HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast is a
full-service 340+ bed acute care hospital in Pasadena, Texas. We
have been a leader of medical care in Pasadena for more than 50
years. With board-certified physicians, registered nurses and
expert technicians, the community has come to rely on us for
top-quality, comprehensive and compassionate healthcare. HCA
Houston Southeast is the only hospital in Pasadena with both Chest
Pain Center Accreditation with Primary PCI and Resuscitation by the
American College of Cardiology and full accreditation by The Joint
Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. We are
members of HCA Houston Healthcare, the most comprehensive family of
hospitals in the region and part of the leading provider of
healthcare in the country, HCA Healthcare. Together we are
stronger, smarter and more accessible in providing the
patient-centered care you need close to home.
HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World's Most
Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times.
In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in
cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and
other uncompensated expenses.
"Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder If you are looking for an opportunity
that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to
apply for our Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant PRN opening.
We review all applications. Qualified candidates will be contacted
for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!We are an
equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We
do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national
origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran
status, or disability status
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