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Ad Title: Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Thome PACE
Location: Jackson, MI
Post Date: 02/21/18
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Status: Part-Time, 20 hours/week
FLSA: Non-Exempt
Shift: Days, hours will vary based on Participant needs
Location: Jackson, MI
Website: http://umrc.com/

To be considered please apply at: Thome PACE website.

PACE® is a program that fulfills a wide range of healthcare needs of the elderly within the familiarity and comfort of their own homes and community. Through PACE®, teams of healthcare professionals who specialize in working with the senior community help participants and their family members make positive healthcare decisions and receive the care they deserve.

Join our team of compassionate and skilled staff and love what you do every day!

Job Summary

The Occupational Therapy Assistant, under the guidance of the Occupational Therapist, will provide therapeutic procedures (both group and individual) to develop, improve, recover, or maintain self-care and home management skills, motor functions, reasoning abilities, and/ or provide compensatory strategies and caregiver education for permanent loss of function.

Assists in the assessment, treatment, and implementation of participant care in accordance with state practice acts.
Participates in the discharge planning of participants from the hospital, assisted living, and/or skilled nursing facilities.
Provides training to caregivers and family members for the applicable area of treatment plan. Reviews restorative care plans with the OT as directed by department policy.
Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient participant care delivery and the achievement of desired outcomes

The information listed above indicates in general the nature and levels of work, knowledge, skills, abilities and other essential functions expected. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required within the position. An incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required.
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Location: Bakersfield, CA
Post Date: 02/01/18
Contact: Please apply online through the website.
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Laugh, create, give, and love. These are just a few of the positive words of affirmation that describe the culture at Centre for Neuro Skills. We work together as a team and continually inspire each other to lead positive change, learn, and grow. Our commitment to research, innovation, and advances in technology drives us to reach for what could be possible. Every day is a new day to smile, do, and change. We are passionate about our work and making a difference in the lives of our patients and their families.

At Centre for Neuro Skills, our staff is a highly valued resource in our mission to provide rehabilitation, medical treatment and disease management for individuals with brain injury. Our exceptional team members contribute to our goal of advancing the best of clinical treatment, education and research. We trust each employee to use their life and educational experiences along with enthusiasm and creativity to build strong patient programs that will greatly improve outcomes for our patients. Every employee's contribution is instrumental in providing a comprehensive rehabilitation program, and they are encouraged to fulfill clinical and individual learning objectives. Centre for Neuro Skills (CNS) helps people recovering from brain injury find hope, independence and a meaningful life - and you can play a key role as an Occupational Therapist.

CNS is an experienced and respected provider of post-acute rehabilitation programs, and offers intensive modified inpatient, outpatient, residential, and assisted living rehabilitation programs for individuals recovering from all types of brain injury. The CNS community-based approach focuses on helping patients regain a normal rhythm of living and independence. Therapy is designed to foster a return to a typical at-home living situation. We have a beautiful, spacious rehab clinic. Work as part of a dedicated multidisciplinary team where you can make a difference. Must be flexible, positive, have good communication skills, and desire to work as part of an interdisciplinary team. Will also be involved with vision therapy, and community and avocational activities. Hours are 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., M-F. Please see our meaningful video, "The Story of Centre for Neuro Skills" at https://www.neuroskills.com/about-us/.
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Ad Title: Part-Time Occupational Therapy Assessment Specialist
Location: Detroit, MI
Post Date: 03/07/18
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Number of Vacancies: 1

Location: Wayne State University, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences – Occupational Therapy Department. All occupational therapy services will be delivered in the Rosa Parks primary care clinic in Detroit, MI or in the patient's home.

Job Purpose: Provides traditional occupational therapy treatments to pre-frail older adults as part of the research Frailty Prevention Program (FPP).

Essential Functions:
-Evaluate patients' conditions and needs. Develop and implement treatment plans that aid in patients leading a more independent and active life; apply behavior change strategies and health behavior education.
-Educate patients, patients' family and/or caregivers on treatment plans.
-Document services delivered during the project using ICD 10 codes.
-Participate in required training and educational activities including but not limited to: dietary and physical activity recommendations for adults; evidence-based strategies to promote habit development; and the principles of motivational interviewing.
-Participate in staff study meetings.
-Complete required research documentation: treatment session length, frequency, and content delivered.
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