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Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant-KBLC PRN
Kingsbrook Life Care Center
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Facilitates the ability to improve functional, prevocational, vocational, and homemaking skills, and activities of daily living. Coordinates participation in sensorimotor, educational, and social activities designed to help patients or disabled persons develop or regain physical or mental functioning or adjust to disabilities. Consults with other members of rehabilitation team to coordinate occupational therapy with other therapeutic activities. Selects constructive activities suited to individual's physical capacity, cognitive level, and interest to upgrade individual to maximum independence in the home, assist in restoration of functions, and aid in adjustment to disability. Teaches individuals skills and techniques required for participation in activities and evaluates individual's progress. Designs and fabricates orthotic devices and assistive/adaptive equipment for individuals and suggests adaptations of individual's work/living environment. Follows treatment plans as established by OTR. Conducts patient/family training and educational programs.
Associates degree from an accredited COTA program. Licensure or eligible licensure by the Kentucky Occupational Therapy Board. Certification by the NBCOT or eligible for certification.
While performing the duties of this job the team member is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms: climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear and taste or smell. The team member must regularly lift and or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.
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