COTA in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 8/19/2018

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 a winning team supporting the Inpatient Occupational Therapy Department at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas as a COTA/Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant.  Working together you’ll bring your expertise, compassion, and excellence to all we do. The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast paced environment and enjoy providing world class customer service.
The Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant/COTA assists our Med-Surg units in the provision of therapy under the supervision of the Physical Therapist/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. Performs Demonstrates 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 Full Time, Day shifts, located at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. The schedule is Thursday through Monday.

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 required BLS from the American Heart Association.
  • Current or pending California State licensure.
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:
  • Recent experience preferred.
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, 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, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.