HCA, Hospital Corporation of America COTA PRN in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Responsible for providing care to patients that have impairments, functional limitations, or disabilities, or changes in function and health status resulting from injury, or disease. Through the evaluation process, develops a Plan of Care that identifies patient problems, treatment goals, and interventions. Interacts and collaborates with other professionals in the care of the patient. Adheres to national and state licensure practice standards. Provides care in compliance with Hospital and department Policies and Procedures. Job may include direct supervision of students. Assumes responsibility for maintaining and improving Occupational Therapy knowledge and skills.

*A. **Licensure/Certification/Registration:*Must be licensed as aCertified Occupational Therapist Assistant in the State of South Carolina.** BCLS certified through the American Heart Association.** *B. **Education:*Must be a graduate from an approved school for Occupational Therapy Assistant.** *C. **Experience:* Experience in a hospital-based department is desirable, but not required.** *D. **Special qualifications:*Knowledge of the principles and practices of professional occupational therapy and the materials and supplies utilized in the program. Skill in organizing and instructing occupational therapy activities. Ability to interpret prescriptions related to therapy needed. Good interpersonal skills in establishing effective working relations with staff. Ability to communicate instructions and technical information to patients. Some computer skills.** * *


Location: South Carolina-Myrtle Beach-Grand Strand Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00104-7947