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Maxim Healthcare Services Occupational Therapist Assistant - Certified in Goodyear, Arizona

We are seeking an Occupational Therapist Assistant (OTA) to support patients with various mental and physical disabilities under the direct supervision of an Occupational Therapist (OT) and according to the Physician’s plan of care. Occupational Therapist Assistants (OTA) will treat to restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities of patients suffering from injuries or disease. The ultimate priority of our Occupational Therapist Assistant (OTA) is to restore, maintain, and promote overall fitness and health.

Responsibilities

  • Assists Occupational Therapist with patient screening by administering structured tests, client observation, data collection, and organization.

  • Explain procedures and expected progress to patient

  • Set equipment up for patients as needed

  • Teach home exercise program to patients and family as needed

  • Educate patients and family on various conditions as needed

  • Discuss treatment and progress with Occupational Therapist

  • Document patient treatment and progress

  • Regularly clean and organize equipment

  • Other Occupational Therapist Assistant (OTA) duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy Assistant program with either an Associate’s degree in science or applied science that is approved by American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

  • Current, unencumbered state license to practice as an Occupational Therapist Assistant (OTA)

  • Minimum one (1) year of Occupational Therapist Assistant (OTA) experience required with home health experience preferred

  • Current CPR certification

  • Copy of updated Physical, based on state requirements

  • Copy of updated TB results/ Chest x-ray

    Benefits

At Maxim Healthcare Group, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks

  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance

  • 401(k) savings plan

  • Awards and recognition programs

    Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status. *CO Specific Benefits: Medical/Prescription, Dental, Vision, Health Advocacy (company paid if enrolled Medical), Health Advocate Employee Assistance Program, Health Savings Account , 401(k), 401(k) Company Match, Profit Sharing, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Primary Caregiver Leave, Parental Leave, Life and Basic Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance, Voluntary Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance, Hospital Expense Protection Plan, Critical Illness Insurance, Accident Insurance, Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Home and Auto Insurance, Pet Insurance, Transportation Benefits, CommonBond, Educational Assistance Program, College Partnership Program, Paid Time Off/Company Holidays

    About Maxim Healthcare Group

Maxim Healthcare Group has been making a difference in the lives of our patients, caregivers, and employees for more than 30 years. Our nationwide suite of services includes home healthcare, companion and behavioral care, healthcare staffing, and workforce solutions. Maxim’s commitment to customer service, compassionate patient care, and filling critical staffing needs makes us a trusted partner wherever healthcare is needed.

Maxim Healthcare Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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