Occupational Therapy Assistant - AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab
Location Address: 400 Celebration Place, Suite C200, Celebration, FL 34747
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab
Commitment to whole-person care, giving you the opportunity to help heal people in mind body and spirit.
Fulfilling work with people who treat you like family.
Excellent benefits, market-driven wages and career development opportunities.
Recognized for the seventh year in a row as a recipient of the Gallup Great Workplace Award as part of the AdventHealth network.
Opportunities for advancement as we expand our network across the nation.
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
You Will Be Responsible For:
Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.
Based on the therapist evaluation findings and goals, the therapy assistant implements an individualized treatment plan of care utilizing Practice Standards and recommended techniques, insurance guidelines and patient’s needs. Modifies treatment plan as appropriate based upon on-going assessments and consultation with the Occupational Therapist. Collects patient data and communicates to the Occupational Therapist regarding discharge recommendations when maximum benefit has been achieved and/or according to the standards of practice and payer guidelines.
Documents accurately, completely, and timely with legible handwriting. Uses measurable and objective terminology, following standards of practice, insurance guidelines and department /hospital policy and procedures.
Charges patients accurately, timely and legibly according to guidelines of the CPT code format and according to insurance guidelines.
Identifies the need for patient/caregiver education and utilizes each opportunity for teaching on a planned or spontaneous basis, including discharge recommendations. Documents education and understanding as appropriate.
Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvements activities. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department.
What You Will Need:
At least entry-level professional competency of Occupational Therapy practice, theory, principles and applications as defined in competencies departmental policy.
Associate Degree in Occupational Therapy.
Licensed in the State of Florida as an Occupational Therapy Assistant.
BLS Certificate (American Heart Association)
Previous Neuro experience
Basic computer skills to include Outlook, Microsoft Office, and Windows.
Provides direct and indirect services in the acute care, inpatient and/or outpatient rehabilitation settings. Utilizes process improvement in achieving the goals of the Rehabilitation Department. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies, and accrediting bodies. May supervise other Occupational Therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapy Assistant interns, volunteers, and technical aides. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.