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Providence Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant - Transitional Care *Up to $10K Hiring Bonus* in Anchorage, Alaska


$10,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.

Providence is calling a Certified Occupational therapy Assistant (COTA) (Occupational Therapy, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to the Providence Transitional Care Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers who are delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Evaluates residents with structured/standardized test per the OTR/L’s discretion. Gives the Occupational Therapist data for evaluation.

  • Writes treatment plan for resident’s therapy per the OTR/L’s discretion. Provides occupational therapy to residents. Documents goals and progress for the medical record according to facility guidelines.

  • Teaches staff, residents and family member’s therapeutic strategies for increasing independence with ADLs.

  • Orders inventory and equipment as needed. Evaluates and recommends adaptive equipment for increasing independence with ADLs.

  • Completes Competency Plan for assigned job and department.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Associate degree program in Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • Must be nationally certified by NBCOT and licensed in the State of Alaska as a COTA

  • Current BLS certification from American Heart Association upon hire or the ability to accomplish within thirty (30) days of hire required.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year of clinical experience with physical disabilities

About the Transitional Care Neighborhood

The Transitional Care Unit has a total of 52 beds with a variety of health rehabilitation issues (ages 20 and up). This is an exciting, busy unit with constant change, many admits, discharges.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit


Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 350450