Occ Therapy Asst Cert (COTA)
This is a full time position working at Oro Valley Hospital.
Administers specified evaluations, conducts group programs, and assists in implementing specific treatment programs under the guidance of a Licensed Occupational Therapist
This position will almost exclusively work in our skilled nursing unit (SNU) with occasional opportunities to work in Acute care and / or rehab. Training in all three areas will be done during and after initial orientation. Arizona fingerprint card will be required but can be attained before hiring if not already done.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Required: Associate's Degree from an accredited program for occupational therapy assistants.
Preferred: One (1) year of related experience.
Appropriate prioritization and planning skills, while achieving safety and quality in a high volume environment; Engaging and effective communication and service skills; Adherence to policy and procedures; Process improvement oriented; Self-initiative to assist with whatever is needed.
Required: Current Az certification as an Occupational Therapy Assistant; American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross(ARC) BLS certification. For Skilled Nursing Unit: Fingerprint Clearance Card
Oro Valley Hospital (OVH) is a 177-bed hospital that also has a freestanding emergency center and large physician group. With these varied access points, you have your choice of settings in which to work. Oro Valley Hospital’s culture centers around providing safe, quality care to patients, but also to foster a work environment based on teamwork, commitment to a shared goal and recognizing employees for all they do to care for our patients. Often described as a “family,” the staff at OVH take pride in doing the best they can to care for their community. OVH is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.