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University Hospitals Health System PRN Occupational Therapist Assistant Portage in Ravenna, Ohio

DescriptionPRN OTA for acute and outpatient at Portage Medical Center.Assists the Occupational Therapist in administering the Occupational Therapy program to facilitate the rehabilitation of people with physical and or psychosocial disabilities. The Occupational Therapist Assistant works with the patients administering selected activities, treatments to restore, re enforce and correct pathology to promote and or maintain good health. Essential duties include, Performs effective treatment techniques in a competent manner. Educates patient, family, caregiver in applicable treatment and prevention. Participates in the discharge planning process. Performs other department activities such as, but not limited to documentation, billing, support of department operations, etc. QualificationsPosition Requirements:Minimum 1 years' experience.Good time management skills. Physically able to provide treatments/to assist in patient transfers and ambulation Able to use telephone and laptop.Education Requirements:Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapist Assistant Program or under State of Ohio Grandfather clause.License Requirements:Current license by the State of Ohio to practice as an Occupational Therapist Assistant Previous outpatient and acute experience highly preferred.Ability to cover weekdays preferred.Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

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