OT Assistant - Grand Terrace

Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) McAllen, TX
Grand Terrace Rehabilitation & Healthcare is a busy skilled nursing facility with an entire operational team hugely committed to therapy. We currently seek a PRN COTA to join our team. We have an amazing in-house therapy team here, and we are doing great things in our programming and with our residents. We see a diverse mix of orthopedic, neurological and cognitive disorders and are proud of our state-of-the-art therapy equipment. In return for your clinical excellence and professional passion we can offer you highly competitive compensation and many career growth opportunities.

 

Grand Terrace receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 200 independently owned healthcare operations located throughout the United States. Help us build something great and share in the Ensign experience with these in-house facility teams where our core values of  ownership, passion for learning, loving one another, and celebration are evident every day. Be sure to ask us about facility specific specialty programs like Heart PARC, Abilities Care, Music & Memory, Alter G, Big & Loud, and opportunities for you to continue learning and receive focused program training to enhance your therapy career.  

 

Duties:
  • Provides rehabilitative, skilled and medically necessary treatment intervention to patients with cognitive and/or physical functioning disorders per regulatory and clinical practice requirements under the supervision and direction of an Occupational Therapist.
  • Administers various procedures as part of the rehabilitation plan including but not limited to:  ADL retraining; therapeutic activities; therapeutic exercises; modalities; use of supportive and assistive devices; etc. Under the supervision and direction of an Occupational Therapist.
  • Assesses patient’s progress and communicates with supervising Occupational Therapist to adjust treatments accordingly in the clinical record per regulatory and clinical practice requirements.
  • Reports effectiveness of treatment outcomes to supervising Occupational Therapist. 
Qualifications:
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy Assistant program 
  • Must hold current and active State license/registration where applicable
  • We welcome candidates with all levels of experience.
Grand Terrace Rehabilitation & Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.