Providence Health & Services Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant - Home Health in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) (Home Health, Day Shift, 0.6) to SCS Home Health in Wala Wala, WA. Home Health caregivers will tell you there are significant advantages to caring for individuals and families in their own homes. The home setting is intimate. It helps foster familiarity, sharing, connections, and caring between clients, families and their nurses. If you are interested in a rewarding career with us, this might be the perfect opportunity for you! We are a community of caregivers 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:
Consistently demonstrates adherence to the principles and requirements outlined in the Commitments and Compliance Integrity Program and any other organization or departmental materials related to compliance with laws, regulatory requirements
Consistently demonstrates adherence to Medicare and Medicaid regulations which directly or indirectly relate to the performance and job expectations.
Actively participates in departmental and organization performance improvement activities in accordance with hospital and joint commission standards.
Demonstrates leadership by performing his/her work in a manner that meets or exceeds the level of care and service that PSMMC promotes to the communities we serve
Participates in hospital and department specific practices to maintain a clean, safe and comfortable environment for patients and staff.
Maintains the security and confidentiality of data and information used in performance of his/her daily duties conforming to hospital policy, laws and regulations as appropriate
Follows established policies and procedures to identify and reduce the risks of acquiring or transmitting infection
Communicates effectively with patients, physicians and staff in a professional manner
Provides clear, concise, pertinent reports/information
Under the direction of and as assistant to the Occupational Therapist, implements and provides occupational therapy services.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Education sufficient for licensure
License to practice as an Occupational Therapist Assistant in the states of Washington and Oregon (Oregon within six months of hire
Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance
Current BLS – Healthcare provider (must be AHA accredited).
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- One (1) year In an occupational therapist assistant capacity in a hospital, skilled nursing facility or other related medical field
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Hospice and Home Care provides quality, timely, comprehensive medical care in the homes of patients in Walla Walla in Washington State. Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by providing professional, compassionate, quality care, in appropriate settings, enabling individuals and families to manage health care problems and life-threatening illnesses. The wide-ranging care we provide includes the service of physicians, registered nurses, CWCN registered nurse wound care specialists, medical social workers, rehabilitation therapists, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers.
Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
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.
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.
Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 330762