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COTA in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 2/28/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
Join the largest rehabilitation team in the Scripps Health system as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant in Encinitas. Partner with experienced therapists and gain exposure to a variety of rehabilitation in both Med Surg and Acute Rehab. This cohesive and engaged team thrives on teamwork, communication, and attention to detail in order to provide world class patient care.  
The COTA assists in the provision of therapy under the supervision of the Occupational Therapist who shall be responsible for the extent, kind, and quality of the services provided by the therapist assistant through a continuum of care. This work is performed according to the assistant's licensure/certification, Code of Ethics, Federal/State regulations, JCAHO/UMQC and Care Center policies and procedures. Ability to perform competencies as outlined in Rehabilitation Services Competency Assessment tools. Demonstrates age specific care as established for area and job title.
This position is a full-time role (64 hours per pay period).

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills: Must have variety of problem solving skills. Excellent communications skills with internal and external customers.

Required Certification/Registration: BLS for Health Care Provider. Current California State licensure.

Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification: One year Med Surg experience preferred.
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, the only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.
Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.