Occupational Therapy Assistant (FT) - Jacksonville, AL

Jacksonville, Al

Candidates must have an Associate Degree from an acredited Occupational Therapy Assistant Program or currently be enrolled.

Provide therapy to patients in a SNF setting under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist using a variety of therapeutic techniques.  Treat patients with respect, dignity, and privacy and motivate them to participate in therapy treatment, while adhering to the plan of treatment established by the Occupational Therapist.  Use creative therapy interventions specific to the patients’ interests and needs to obtain positive patient outcomes and progress.  Participate as an interdisciplinary team member to determine potential patient needs, plans of care, and functional maintenance programs.  Accurately complete documentation of patient progress within designated time period.  Document clearly to show the medical necessity of the patient care to justify the plan of treatment.  Demonstrate the ability to utilize the computer system effectively, adhering to company policy.

Comprehensive benefits package includes: 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid Time Off
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Healthcare Spending Account
  • Free CEUs

Location: Jacksonville Health & Rehab

410 Wilson Drive SW Jacksonville, AL 36265

This is a 167 bed Skilled Nursing Facility in Jacksonville, AL. We have wonderful therapists; new modalities -- diathermy, e-stim, ultrasound, vital stim, and a Wii system for activities and therapy. We have good coworker relationships. We have Medicare and private pay patients with many highly functioning who return home. We have two gyms. One for PT and one for OT/SLP. The OT/SLP gym has two large windows and a kitchen. The PT gym has one window, parallel bard, hi/lo mat and stairs. There is documentation space in both gyms. A team member says, "I love working for Restore because of the good clinical support and educational programs. My job us wonderful because of the good benefits, flexibility, and paid time off. The patients we have are wonderful and I really enjoy working with them.”