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Top 50 Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant resumes they appeared on. For example, 14.4% of Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant resumes contained Occupational Therapy Treatments as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

These Are The Most Important Skills For A Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

1. Occupational Therapy Treatments
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Here's how Occupational Therapy Treatments is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Carry a caseload for direct occupational therapy treatments as well as occupational therapy consultations.
  • Provide occupational therapy treatments to patients in a fast paced skilled nursing facility.
  • Accomplished ADL performance improvement through the delivery of Occupational therapy treatments.
  • Carry out occupational therapy treatments under supervision of the occupational therapist.
  • Provided occupational therapy treatments for various facilities throughout Southeastern Wisconsin.
  • Provide daily Occupational Therapy treatments to patients on caseload.
  • Complete occupational therapy treatments and documentation daily.
  • Provide outpatient occupational therapy treatments.
  • Perform occupational therapy treatments to medically complex patients as outlined by Occupational Therapist in patients' Plan of Care.
  • Provided Occupational Therapy treatments in the areas of rehabilitation, acute care, and outpatient.
  • Implement Occupational Therapy treatments, monitor and record patient progress in response to therapy.
  • Perform occupational therapy treatments to pediatric and adult clients in the hospital setting.
  • Provide Occupational Therapy treatments to patients as needed in the Oklahoma City metro-area.
  • Perform occupational therapy treatments in the school system setting.
  • Travel to homes to do occupational therapy treatments.
  • Provided Occupational Therapy treatments and modalities in accordance with facility policies and procedures.
  • provided occupational therapy treatments to increase patient independence and function in home.
  • Provided occupational therapy treatments for various facilities throughout Nevada including Lifecare Centers of America and Healthsouth facilities.

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2. Treatment Plans
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Here's how Treatment Plans is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Assist occupational therapist to implement treatment plans designed to help clients reach functional independence.
  • Followed individual treatment plans monitored patient activities to ensure correct performance and provided encouragement.
  • Implemented patients individualized treatment plans as established by the primary Occupational Therapist.
  • Carried out specific treatment plans developed by supervising Occupational Therapist.
  • Implemented treatment plans as determined by Occupational Therapist.
  • Implemented treatment plans developed by supervising therapist.
  • Create treatment plans in collaboration with the occupational therapist and evaluate and adjust treatment to achieve maximum benefits.
  • Completed level of function, initial treatment plans, updates, and progress notes on caseload.
  • Monitored the patient's physical condition to assess possible adverse side effects of treatment plans.
  • Develop and recommend treatment plans that include long and short-term goals.
  • Implement treatment plans according to evaluation and plan of care.
  • Participated in carrying out treatment plans created by OTR.
  • Updated patient goals and treatment plans as patients progressed.
  • Assessed patient progress and recommended changes to treatment plans.
  • Ensured patient treatment plans followed Medicare guidelines as needed.
  • Implement treatment plans designed to help clients function independently.
  • Assessed, planned, and implemented treatment plans.
  • Follow treatment plans as designated by OTR.
  • Carried out OT treatment plans.
  • Provide a wheel chair Zumba Gold class in collaboration with Occupational and Physical therapist as a nontraditional approach to treatment plans

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3. ADL
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Here's how ADL is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Complete ADL and cognitive assessments to determine ability to function independently.
  • Developed low vision ADL programs for community and individual education.
  • Assist with discharge planning and educate patients, family/caregivers on appropriate home care, including positioning, transferring, and ADL.
  • Educate patients on ADL's, UE exercise, energy conservation techniques, wheelchair positioning and assist with specialized seating.
  • Help stage the dementia unit, established restorative nursing programs for ROM, dining, splints and ADL's.
  • Provided in home OT to the elderly including energy saving techniques to enhance the performance of ADL's.
  • Developed specified ADL, HEP, pulmonary, resistance activity, and cognitive programs for each patient.
  • Developed strong skills of time management and computer skills by achieving deadlines with documentation and progress reports.
  • Planned activities and treated patients according to care plans addressing ADL's and therapeutic exercises.
  • Develop and organize groups, including cooking, dynamic balance, and ADL.
  • Record patient progress using ROX ADL retraining and IADL skill development.
  • Work with patients on ADL's and home management skills.
  • Provided skilled instruction on ADL and dressing techniques
  • Educate and perform ADL's with Pt.
  • Facilitated patient achieving maximum potential for self-care and ADLs.
  • Provided therapy services in acute, acute rehab and transitional care settings Provided patients with ADL training and adaptive equipment training
  • Created tasks for prescribed treatments for fine/gross motor skills, endurance, ADLs, transfer training and balance.
  • Complete progress notes & care plans - ADL's and exercises when working in Rehab.
  • Assisted patients during ADLs and adapted procedures for special precautions.
  • Provide therapy to patients in skilled nursing facility ADL and adaptive equipment training Communicate with OT regarding patient plans of care

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4. Iadl
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Here's how Iadl is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Worked on functional transfers, ADL/IADL training, home training, therapeutic exercise, therapeutic activities, client centered activities.
  • Provision of individual treatment for remediation of self-care/IADL, balance, strengthening and endurance, visual perceptual skills.
  • Complete ADL's, IADL's, progress notes, billing, maintenance and recreational therapy session.
  • Treated patients in a variety of settings educating compensatory techniques in ADL's and IADL's.
  • Run IADL groups including shopping, cooking and meal preparation with emphasis on proper nutrition.
  • Educated clients and family on safety in home during ADL and IADLS tasks.
  • Completed Home Safety Assessments and implemented modifications for ADL and IADL independence.
  • Major areas of focus during OT interventions include all ADL/IADL.
  • Perform ADL and IADL skill assessments and training.
  • Individualized ADL and IADL goals for each patient.
  • Address and target ADL's, IADL's, and any other additional needs of the patient.
  • Provide BUE strengthening exercises/ROM/AROM techniques Implementing IADLS/ADL re-training techniques with education on adaptive equipment training and self-feeding.
  • Recommend appropriate assistive equipment to promote ADL/IADL independence and provide education.
  • Performed ROM, ADL's, IADL's, and transfer training to increase independence and safety at home.
  • Assist patients activities in daily living and IADLs.
  • Developed patient education for preventive and compensatory techniques to maximize functional performance for ADLs and IADLs.
  • Trained patients on use of adaptive equipment and assistive devices for ADL's and IADL's to increase independence.
  • Provided skilled OT services in home setting to address ADLs/IADLs goal and gathering vital information i.e.
  • Provided skilled OT services to address ADLs/IADLs and staff training.
  • Provided skilled OT services along with multi-disciplinary team approach addressing ADLs/IADLs.

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5. Patient Care
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Here's how Patient Care is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Apply concepts of infection control and universal precautions in coordinating and performing patient care activities.
  • Participated in Interdisciplinary Treatment Team and development of patient care plans.
  • Communicate with supervising therapist and other disciplines about patient care.
  • Communicated weekly with other disciplines regarding patient care.
  • Coordinated with a large team of therapists, social workers, and nursing staff to provide productive and well-rounded patient care.
  • Provided patient care in skilled long term care, rehabilitation, and aquatic settings under supervision of OTR.
  • Communicate with interdisciplinary therapy team, nursing staff, patient caregivers and patients to provide optimal patient care.
  • Direct patient care; worked collaboratively with PT/PTA/OT/CNA/SLP; patient education; daily documentation;
  • Provided patient care and related documentation in extended care facilities and home health settings.
  • Worked alongside a multidisciplinary staff of therapists for complete, quality patient care.
  • Assisted with Care Plan options and future settings appropriate for Patient care options.
  • Provide direct patient care and assist each with Activities of Daily Living.
  • Provide direct patient care to adults with acquired brain injuries.
  • Document patient care, progress and continuing need for treatment.
  • Provide staff training in safety when providing patient care.
  • Attend weekly patient care conference meetings.
  • Advanced ACP training for rehabilitative modalities for technically advanced patient care.
  • Communicated with other healthcare professionals regarding patient care.
  • Collaborated with Nursing Staff, Physicians, Social Worker, Speech/Physical Therapists to provide interdisciplinary approach to patient care.
  • Received an "Above and Beyond" award this year for excellent patient care.

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6. Facility
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Here's how Facility is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Utilized purposeful activities within a JACHO accredited facility to enable physically and/or psychologically impaired patients to gain and maintain living skills.
  • Provide occupational therapy services to residents in a skilled nursing facility working under the supervision of three occupational therapists.
  • Program director and practicing occupational therapy assistant in a skilled nursing facility and long term care facility.
  • Provided occupational therapy rehabilitation treatment to patients staying a short term rehabilitation facility.
  • Provide individualized Occupational Therapy services to geriatric patients living in assisted living facility.
  • Interacted with geriatric population living in long-term facility and skilled short-term facility.
  • Complete skilled need documentation for facility reimbursement of services to meet compliance.
  • Participate in facility quality assurance process.
  • Participate in facility committee activities.
  • Filled in for the Rehab Manager when needed, and completed other computer work related to the facility.
  • Worked under the supervision of and OTR and was instrumental in implementing a facility-wide restraint reduction program.
  • Implemented treatment plans established by OTR to enriched and restore independence of residents of the facility.
  • Provided care coordination of patient rehabilitation in a skilled nursing facility of 100+ beds.
  • Complete written documentation in compliance with the standards of the state and the facility.
  • Perform duties of a COTA in a skilled nursing facility setting.
  • Transported clients via wheelchair to various departments within a facility.
  • Train facility staff on compensatory techniques and transfers.
  • Provided per diem Occupational Therapy treatment in a skilled nursing facility, training residents in adaptive self-care skills to maximize functional independence
  • Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Genesis Health Care [ ] and [ ] Working in a skilled nursing facility
  • Skilled nursing facility (314)921-2700 Sunrise Assisted Living Chesterfield, MO Certified Medical Technician/Certified Nurse Assistant Feb. 2002-Mar.

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7. Rehab
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Here's how Rehab is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Implemented plan of care for rehabilitation patients in skilled nursing facility set forth by the registered Occupational Therapist.
  • Consulted with rehabilitation team to select activity program consistent with needs and capabilities of the individual patients.
  • Collaborate with OTR and rehabilitation staff to create STG/LTG s for residents and provided appropriate patient/caregiver education.
  • Provided rehabilitative services to clients with various impairments including developmental, physical, and cognitive.
  • Provide individual treatments daily for adult/geriatric patients in sub-acute/short term rehabilitation.
  • Completed daily billing and documentation utilizing Rehab Optima.
  • Assisted Rehab Manager with daily department therapy schedule.
  • Acted as supervisor for the therapy department when Rehab Services Director was out of the office.
  • Provided therapy services in geriatric setting under supervision from Rehab Director and multiple OTR's.
  • Provide feedback to the therapist and program manager on all clinical and rehabilitation issues.
  • Provide individual treatments daily for geriatric patients in long term and short term rehabilitation.
  • Provide rehab for short term inpatient and long term care residents.
  • Consulted with rehabilitation staff and nurses on patients' status.
  • Attend rehab meetings which include Med B and Med A.
  • Served as Interim Rehab Manager when requested by management.
  • Provide OT services in an acute, critical, orthopedic and rehabilitation setting Complete daily computerized documentation for OT treatments provided
  • Work with pediatric through adolescence patients in an outpatient rehabilitation center Earned Texas Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant License number 211532
  • Provided quality therapy at high productivity to produce lasting gains in many different levels of rehabilitation.
  • Work with patients in a Skilled Rehabilitation Nursing Facility Monitor and record the progress of patients in a friendly, professional manner
  • Team Rehab St. Louis, Missouri

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8. Otr/L
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Here's how Otr/L is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Assisted OTR/L in yearly occupational therapy evaluations.
  • Keep open communication with supervising OTR/L, caregivers, family etc Keeping timely documentation of client's progress is also important.
  • Assisted Living facility COTA/L working with OTR/L to provide restorative and rehabilitative care to residents with a team approach.
  • Completed home-evaluations under the supervision of the OTR/L and recommended the proper in-home modifications to ensure safe discharge.
  • Maintained organized and open communication with supervising OTR/L to ensure up to date documentation and POC.
  • Developed, and implemented sensory diets, utilizing different strategies in collaboration with an OTR/L.
  • Collaborated with OTR/L on seating systems, types of w/c and adaptations to w/c.
  • Provide therapy in patients homes and a SNF under the direction of an OTR/L.
  • Provided reports for annual and three year IEP meetings in collaboration with OTR/L.
  • Implemented OT treatment plans as directed by OTR/L for sub-acute and long-term patients.
  • Work with OTR/L to create appropriate treatment plans and IEP goals.
  • Implemented child specific feeding programs in collaboration with OTR/L.
  • Provided data to assist OTR/L with three year re-evaluations.
  • Collaborate with OTR/L to update/create new goals on treatment plans
  • Work under the supervision of an OTR/L
  • Reported on patients with therapeutic staff (OTR/L, PT.
  • Worked with an OTR/L providing skilled OT services in a skilled nursing facility setting to address ADLs/IADLs.
  • Provided skilled OT services along with OTR/L to increase level of independence in ADLs/IADLs.
  • Direct Supervisor: Elizabeth Schlegel OTR/L Phone: 610 252 5550
  • employed as a school based COTA/L, served 8 schools in 3 districts Natasha Coetzee Head OT and Supervising OTR/L

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9. Adaptive Equipment
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Here's how Adaptive Equipment is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Ordered and assisted occupational therapist in ordering adaptive equipment for patients.
  • Educate patients regarding safety; utilization of adaptive equipment; and communicate with family members to assist patients upon discharge home.
  • Involved with home safety issues, and educating patients with home exercise programs, adaptive equipment, and DME if needed.
  • Planned therapeutic activities, documented progress, recommended adaptive equipment, assisted with community outings and consulted with OTR as needed.
  • Instructed patients on self -are techniques and on use of adaptive equipment to increase independence through self-care improvement.
  • Educate patient's regarding current diagnosis, past medical history, safety, breathing techniques and adaptive equipment.
  • Design, fabricate and apply selected adaptive equipment to meet client's needs under supervision of OTR.
  • Trained patients in the use of adaptive equipment and techniques to increase independence in self-care.
  • Introduce, issue, and educate residents on adaptive equipment when needed and appropriate.
  • Worked with patients on safety using adaptive equipment, mobility devices during daily routine.
  • Educate patient with use of adaptive equipment.
  • Order and distribute supplies and adaptive equipment.
  • Trained staff on adaptive equipment for self-feeding.
  • Constructed splints and other adaptive equipment.
  • Used adaptive equipment to increase self-cares.
  • Ordered and billed adaptive equipment.
  • Assisted in selection, design, and/or construction of necessary adaptive equipment and assistive technology.
  • Monitor feeding procedures and proper use of adaptive equipment & educated staff on the use of adaptive equipments.
  • Educated patients on precautions and safety Demonstrated and trained patients on adaptive equipment prior to discharge.
  • Implement the use of assistive devices, adaptive equipment, and durable medical equipment.

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10. Occupational Therapy Services
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Here's how Occupational Therapy Services is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Provided occupational therapy services to children and adults with a variety of developmental/sensory delays and physical impairments.
  • Provided Occupational Therapy services to clients in two Skilled Nursing Facility settings.
  • Provided skilled occupational therapy services/ interventions in accordance with Physician orders.
  • Traveled between facilities to provide occupational therapy services to clients.
  • Developed an Aquatic Therapy program for Outpatient Occupational Therapy Services.
  • Recorded patient progress in response to occupational therapy services provided.
  • Performed Occupational Therapy services under Supervision of OTR.
  • Provided Occupational Therapy services to students with special needs, ages 3-21, under collaborative, direct and consultative models.
  • Provided Home Health Occupational Therapy services to clients in the home health, independent living and assisted living settings.
  • Engaged in the delivery of a full range of Occupational Therapy Services to students in Kindergarten through 12th grade.
  • Provided Occupational Therapy services to clients in the SNF, home health, outpatient clinic and pediatric settings.
  • Provided skilled occupational therapy services to children ages 0 to 3 in their natural environment.
  • Provided Occupational Therapy services to patients in the Skilled Nursing Facility and Assisted Living Settings.
  • Provided Occupational Therapy services to children from birth to three in their natural environments.
  • Provided occupational therapy services to children ages 3-21 in school and home settings.
  • Provided Occupational Therapy services to special needs students, ages 6-21.
  • Subcontract to provide direct occupational therapy services in a school setting.
  • Performed Occupational Therapy services for short term and long term residents under the supervision of an OTR.
  • provided occupational therapy services according to ADA and state guidelines to clients with mental, physical.
  • Provided occupational therapy services in subacute setting at Golden Living Center Northside.

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11. Daily Living
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Here's how Daily Living is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Developed activities of daily living programs to educate proper use of adaptive equipment, adaptive techniques, and environmental adaptations.
  • Assisted patients under direction of an occupational therapist to maximize their performance in activities of daily living.
  • Motivate patients/residents to participate in graded therapeutic tasks for increased independence and safety for daily living skills.
  • Provided occupational skill training in daily living activities and work hardening and strength training in outpatient environment.
  • Evaluated activities of daily living for the purpose of identifying developmental recommendations.
  • Assessed children's developmental progress, specializing in perceptual/sensory motor skills, fine motor skills and activities of daily living.
  • Worked under the supervision of occupational therapist providing therapy to help patients develop and improve daily living and working skills.
  • Increased independence in patients through providing activities of daily living based on the needs of the patients with varying disabilities.
  • Assessed activities of daily living patients for 250-bed skilled nursing, acute, rehab, and long-term care facility.
  • Educated patients and family members about exercise programs, and adaptive equipment for activities of daily living.
  • Assisted in helping patients reach independence through activities of daily living and exercise programs to gain strength.
  • Assess the daily living skills and capabilities of physically, developmentally or disabled clients.
  • Provide training in activities of daily living (e.g., hygiene and grooming).
  • Completed all daily living tasks to enhance the quality of life of elderly patients.
  • Assisted patients in geriatric setting gain independence with activities of daily living.
  • Provide Activities of Daily Living training to new employees.
  • Instruct patients in activity of daily living skills.
  • Assessed activities of daily living for clients.
  • Developed groups for adult in a partial hospital setting Created groups to improve their activities of daily living.
  • Assisted with activities of daily living for patients in 250-bed, skilled nursing, subacute and rehab facility.

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12. Crisis Intervention
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Here's how Crisis Intervention is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Performed functional needs assessments, motor proficiency tests, and crisis intervention strategies.

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13. Cota/L
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Here's how Cota/L is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Provided quality therapeutic intervention to residents/patients assuring positive discharge outcomes as a COTA/L.
  • Managed a high-volume caseload as well as provide supervision to COTA/L's.
  • Perform daily COTA/L responsibilities in a skilled nursing facility setting.
  • Worked as PRN COTA/L for facility.
  • Full time COTA/L with experience in short term orthopedic, long term care and outpatient rehab.
  • Fulfilled the duties of a COTA/L in a healthcare setting through a 13 week contract.
  • contracted through ALF) COTA/L Sept 2014-Present Works closely with medical staff to reach client's goals through effective communication skills.

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14. Group Therapy Sessions
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Here's how Group Therapy Sessions is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Created and facilitated group therapy sessions.
  • Conduct weekly individual and group therapy sessions on caseload of 40-50 students with identified needs of students in the public-school system.
  • Performed patient assessments, treatment planning, scheduled and conducted group therapy sessions, developed and organized craft groups.
  • Developed group therapy sessions designed to increase patient's ability to return home.
  • Led group therapy sessions focusing on ROM and strengthening.
  • Participate in and lead group therapy sessions.
  • Organize and run group therapy sessions.
  • Led Fine Motor Group therapy sessions for preschool students Attended IEP meetings.
  • Led individual and group therapy sessions.

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15. Physical Therapy
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Here's how Physical Therapy is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Communicated clients' progress to Register Occupational Therapist/Physical Therapy/Speech Therapy/Nursing/Family/Doctors etc.
  • Run weekly sensory motor group in collaboration with physical therapy, creating sensory activities and placing the students in alternative positioning.
  • Consulted daily with physical therapy assistant to coordinate daily treatment scheduling and activities to prevent overlap of services.
  • Co-treated with speech language pathologist and physical therapy to provide an interdisciplinary treatment approach to clients.
  • Collaborate with physical therapist/physical therapy assistants on assigned floors to ensure patients' success with therapy.
  • Participated in co-treatment sessions with Physical Therapy.
  • Partnered with Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Nursing and Dietary departments to regain prior level of function upon discharge.
  • Collaborate with other disciplines such as physical therapy, speech therapy, and school psychology to problem solve various situations.
  • Support Speech, OT, and Physical Therapy Team with sensory intervention strategies and behavioral intervention strategies during treatments.
  • Maintained constant communication and collaborated with physical therapy and speech therapy to implement the best treatment plans for patients.
  • Work with and collaborate with Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Restorative Therapy and Art Therapy.
  • Collaborate with teachers, Physical therapy, Speech and other team members.
  • Provide orientation and training to new PTA's Physical Therapy Assistants.
  • Collaborated with Speech therapy and Physical therapy to provide care.
  • Carried out assignments given by the Director of Physical Therapy.
  • Consult with Physical Therapy and Speech Pathologists.
  • Supervised 2 Physical Therapist, 2Occupational Therapist, and 1 Physical Therapy Assistant and managed a caseload of 7 patients.
  • Collaborated with Physical Therapy professionals to work with clients with a variety of neuromuscular diseases in a skilled nursing setting.
  • Collaborated closely with Physical Therapy on various treatments Reported monthly to the treatment team on the child's progress
  • Participated in interdisciplinary team treatment with physical therapy Complete daily progress notes Actively participated in community re-entry

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16. IEP
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Here's how IEP is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Documented patients' progress and participated in IEP development and meetings, and provided education for teachers and teacher aids.
  • Write lesson plans in order to allow classroom staff to implement IEP goals using an applied behavior analysis method.
  • Plan and implement activities that will support the team's functional goals and objectives for the student's IEP.
  • Attend IEP conferences, assist in development of annual goals, and provide quarterly reports to teachers.
  • Presented evaluations, goals, status reports during IEP update meetings with family and school members.
  • Provided quarterly and monthly progress reports addressing student individual goals as stated in his/her IEP.
  • Report current progress at yearly IEP meetings as well as write quarterly progress notes.
  • Collaborated with the IEP team to provide each student with evidence based therapy.
  • Engage students in therapeutic activities to improve classroom skills and reach IEP goals.
  • Assisted Occupational Therapist in development of IEP and IFSP goals and objectives.
  • Involved in IEP meetings, consultations, educating staff and parents.
  • Provide Occupational Therapy to students receiving OT services on their IEP.
  • Assist the Occupational therapist by recommending appropriate IEP goals.
  • Provide skilled interventions based upon IEP goals.
  • Attend and participate in IEP meetings.
  • Progress monitored and maintained IEP goals.
  • Provide occupational therapy treatment for school aged children following the guidelines of their IEP Maintain daily records of treatment.
  • Collaborate with rehabilitation staff, nursing and education staff to provide treatments through IEPs or medical orders.
  • Developed effective IEP standard based goals and objectives in collaboration with OTR and special education team.
  • Completed quarterly progress notes on students functional performance using IEP Writer and Sapphire software.

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Here's how CVA is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Implemented treatment on acute rehabilitation unit for patients with CVA, Brain injuries, spinal cord injured and orthopedic disorders.
  • Provide OT interventions for patients with, Hip replacement, CVA, TBI, Dementia and Parkinson's disease.
  • Carried out treatment plans for CVA, debilitation, MS, MD, and a variety of diagnoses.
  • Experience with movement disorders including Parkinson's, Multiple Sclerosis, CVA, and Cerebral Ataxia.
  • Treat patients on the CVA/BI team in acute inpatient rehab under the supervision of an OTR.
  • Designed and made a device to aid a patient who had a CVA with dressing.
  • Participated in the design and facilitation of a Men's CVA therapy and exercise group.
  • Fabricated and distributed customized hand splints for CVA (stroke) clients.
  • Helped fabricate customized hand splints for CVA (stroke) patients.
  • Enacted treatment plans for patients with neurological diagnoses particularly CVA.
  • Work with adults with various diagnoses, including TKR, THR, and CVA.
  • Worked with patients in home settings with various diagnoses such as hip replacements, CVA, and deconditioning following surgeries.
  • Implement therapeutic treatment to geriatric patients with diagnoses of TKR, dementia, CVA, CABG and others.
  • Completed Rehabilitation with CVA, TBI, Deconditioned Pt, total joint replacements, and injuries.
  • work, delivered services to acute patients with emphasis in CVA and joint replacement
  • Work with patients following CVA, Myocardial Infarction, and post orthopedic surgery.
  • Completed Rehabilitation with CVA, TBI, and de-conditioned Pt.
  • Worked with primarily geriatric patients in Skilled Nursing Facility - Specialized in CVAs, MI, and Amputees etc.
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities: Extensive work with Cardiac and Respiratory patients: Trach Vents, CABG and CVA's
  • Skilled Nursing CVA, Hip Fractures, CHF Therapeutic Exercises

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Here's how Dementia is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Gained experience with various programs for documentation and gaining further experience in treatment interventions for residents with dementia.
  • Provided Occupational Therapy treatment for dementia and other health related problems of geriatric patients.
  • Implement dementia management treatment and work with various psychiatric disorders.
  • Developed specialized skills programs for dementia management.
  • Specialized in dementia, stroke, total joints, multiple fractures, oncology, cardiopulmonary reconditioning, custom wheelchairs
  • Developed and implemented treatment for recovering stroke, orthopedic and dementia patients under direction of the OTR.
  • Educated family and nursing aide staff as needed for residents with dementia, orthopedic and neurological compromise.
  • Treated a wide range of conditions: cardiovascular, orthopedic, pulmonary, and dementia.
  • Gained experience with dementia, passive range of motion, documentation, and more.
  • Provided services for Blue Ridge for assisted living, dementia care and SNF.
  • Experience includes working with orthopedic patients, dementia and cardiac diagnosis.
  • Specialized in providing skilled OT services for the dementia unit.
  • Implemented dementia management program, trained staff and caregivers on individualized techniques to reduce negative behaviors.
  • Treated a wide range of conditions, including chronic and acute pain, dislocations, arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis and dementia.
  • Experienced in creative problem solving, supervising, handling patients with different levels of dementia, and passing medications.
  • Treat patients with orthopedic, neuro-reeducation, psychiatric, dementia, general weakness, and medically complex.
  • Assisted in dementia, UI, positioning and balance& falls programs.

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  • Provide client, family and caregiver education in adaptive equipment, durable medical equipment, home exercise programs and compensatory strategies.
  • Provide patient and caregiver education on positioning, durable medical equipment needs and recommendations and functional transfers.
  • Evaluated and recommended patient/residents need for durable medical equipment for safe discharge home or other facility.
  • Collaborated with durable medical equipment providers regarding adaptive equipment in order to promote patients functional independence.
  • Educate patients and family members on recommended durable medical equipment and services upon facility discharge.
  • Recommend Durable Medical Equipment to patients/clients.
  • Consulted w/ the therapy team to assist patients in determining the need for and acquiring durable medical equipment w/ training provided.
  • Experienced with functional transfers, mechanical lifts and durable medical equipment to provide safe functional outcomes for patient/clients.
  • Resolved critical issues related to clinical research, sales, products, durable medical equipment and vendors.
  • Educate and instruct patients in use of adaptive equipment, and durable medical equipment prescribed.
  • Assist with discharge planning, family training and durable medical equipment needs.
  • Make recommendations for necessary durable medical equipment and assistive devices to facilitate individual patient independence in ADL's.
  • Home safety visit prior to patient's discharge to determine durable medical equipment needed to maintain safety at home.Home Care Experience

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20. SNF
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  • Provide therapy to patients in a SNF under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist using a variety of therapeutic techniques.
  • Provided occupational therapy while following POC with OTR in multiple settings including SNF, pediatrics and home health.
  • Provided on-call/per Diem, COTA skills for short-term contracts for travel and local MN SNF.
  • Implement patient treatment following plan of care set by OTR in SNF setting.
  • Perform OT treatment under the supervision of an LOTR in a SNF setting.
  • Treated patients in an acute, SNF, and inpatient rehab setting.
  • Worked under the supervision of occupational therapist in SNF setting.
  • Traveled between 3 various SNF's and provided OT treatment.
  • Treated adult and geriatric patients in a rehab/SNF setting.
  • Travel assignment for 13 weeks at Sterling Living Center/SNF.
  • Serve patients in SNF setting with varying diagnoses.
  • Treated mostly geriatric patients in a rehab/SNF setting.
  • Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Within a SNF.
  • Performed duties at SNF for geriatric population.
  • Assigned SNF were Fall Creek NH from 2007 till 2009 and Augusta NH from 2007 till 2012.
  • Worked in mental health, SNF's and acute care.
  • Worked as an in house COTA in SNF.
  • Contract position with HCR Manor Care SNF Engage clients in therapeutic exercises and activities to improve strength, ROM and balance.
  • Provided occupational therapy services at multiple SNFs while following POC with OTR.
  • Assisted with the facility start up of 2 SNFs.

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21. Acute Care
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  • Contributed knowledge and experience in acute/sub-acute care facility.
  • Provide direct therapeutic occupational therapy services to medically complex patients in a long term acute care (LTAC) setting.
  • Worked in a variety of settings in the hospital including Rehabilitation, Acute Care, Outpatient Hand Therapy and Pediatrics.
  • Evaluated, treated, discharged spinal cord injury, head/hand injury, orthopedic, cerebral vascular accident, acute care patients
  • Provided patient care in long term acute care, psychiatric, rehabilitation, and surgical settings under OTR supervision.
  • Encore Services, OK located in Midwest City Specialty Hospital and Nursing Home-Skilled Nursing Facility and Acute care hospital.
  • Provide OT services to acute care, swing bed, long term care, outpatient, and contract sites.
  • Provide direct patient care in outpatient traumatic brain Injury program, acute care, and outpatient hand therapy.
  • Worked in acute care primarily, rotating one weekend a month in inpatient rehab setting.
  • Total patient treatment planning and implementation in acute care, rehab, and outpatient setting.
  • Performed duties of a COTA in an inpatient rehab and acute care setting.
  • Worked with various populations and diagnosis in long term acute care setting.
  • Assist individuals in a long term acute care setting regain independence.
  • Provide Occupational Therapy services to those in the acute care setting.
  • Assist with patient care in an inpatient acute care hospital setting.
  • Fulfilled COTA duties in an acute care setting.
  • Managed Acute care therapy on weekends.
  • included follow through of the care plan identified by the Occupational Therapist to adults in a Long Term Acute Care Facility.
  • Worked in acute care, out patient and skilled nursing unit with patients of various ages and disabilities.
  • Evaluated, treated, discharged wide-population of patients in acute care with main focus in orthopedics

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22. Functional Mobility
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  • Designed and educated patients on home exercise programs for attainment of functional mobility and occupational therapy treatment goals.
  • Collect information, measure and order wheelchairs for appropriate residents for functional mobility.
  • Engaged clients in therapeutic activities to increase functional mobility.
  • Performed various functional mobility to increase patient independence.
  • Improved functional mobility and wheelchair mobility skills.
  • Perform Functional Mobility assessments in community setting.
  • Provide in room treatment including, functional mobility, upper extremity strengthening, problem solving tasks and activities of daily living.
  • Provided therapeutic services to restore functional mobility, reduce pain, and promote patient independence within a long term care facility.
  • Assist geriatric population with ADL's, strengthening, and functional mobility to improve quality of life.
  • Established skilled therapeutic interventions for functional mobility and neuromuscular-education/training.
  • Facilitated ADLs and assisted patients with functional mobility to increase comfort and quality of life.
  • Assisted patients in a skilled nursing facility to obtain highest level of independence with ADLs, and functional mobility

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23. Sensory Integration
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  • Provided clinical therapy for elementary-aged children that addressed sensory integration, fine motor control, and gross motor functioning.
  • Contributed to development of sensory room, including selection of effective sensory items; implemented Sensory Integration treatments.
  • Developed and implement Community Re-Integration and Sensory Integration curriculum for post brain injury clients for new program area.
  • Increased understanding and knowledge of cognitive deficits and interventions under Clinical Instructor facilitating sensory integration into care.
  • Provided sensory integration, feeding and positioning interventions as well as behavioral consultation.
  • Bed positioning Transfers Wheelchair mobility/training Adaptive Equipment Sensory Integration
  • Provided therapy with sensory integration based goals.
  • Provided staff in-service on sensory integration dysfunction.
  • Trained caregivers in Sensory Integration Techniques.
  • Focused on fine motor, visual perceptual, and sensory integration techniques to ensure successful participation in the classroom environment.
  • Create programs for individuals with behavioral deficits, autism fine/gross motor skills, sensory integration, and body perception.
  • Provide a high level of Sensory Integration to students, as needed.
  • Specialize in Sensory integration and DIR Floor Time
  • Provided therapeutic activities in sensory integration, fine motor, visual-perceptual motor, neurological, re-education and animal- assisted therapy.
  • Managed a caseload of pediatric clientele with various diagnoses ranging from Developmental Delay to Autism and Sensory Integration Disorders.
  • Developed and implemented company in-service programs on Sensory Integration Dysfunction.
  • Provided motor planning, sensory integration, oral motor skills and assistive tech services as designed by a licensed OT.
  • Complete tx with students that have vestibular and sensory integration issues.

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24. ROM
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  • Earned repeated commendations from supervisor and patients for providing high-quality, compassionate care.
  • Promoted language development skills through reading and storytelling.
  • Promoted positive relationships with family and co-workers.
  • Promoted professional practice and communication.
  • Prepare equipment for treatment and evaluate and record patient's activities and progress for diagnosis from Occupational Therapist.
  • Provide Occupational therapy for children from newborn to twenty-one years old with various diagnoses.
  • Employed as full-time Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant from August 1993 to June 2002.
  • Employed as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant from January 2003 to April 2003.
  • Promoted good behavior by using the positive reinforcement method.
  • Assisted clients moving to and from treatment areas.
  • Transported patients to and from different departments.
  • Worked with ages from 3 months to 12 years of age.
  • Provided Splinting, Inpatient & Outpatient services providing neuromuscular reeducation, cognitive, visual/ perceptual retraining and community reintegration.
  • Consult with behavior analyst on sensory strategies to reduce maladaptive behaviors resulting from sensory needs.
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary team and patients to promote increased practical, physical, mental, and psychosocial well being for patients.
  • Worked as a prn therapist in their Billings facilities from Dec, 2011 to Jan, 2013.
  • Complete family training with patient's families to ensure a smooth transition from the facility to home.
  • Awarded grant in April, 2011 from the Kalamazoo RESA Foundation.
  • Provide PROM, AAROM and education on SROM to regain, maintain the greatest degree of function or prevention of contractures.
  • Contribute to the development, improvement and maintance of the student's functional level within the educational enviroment.

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  • Acquired and utilized Interactive Metronome certification primarily with Parkinson s and Stroke diagnoses.
  • Worked with nursing home residents with various diseases, like Parkinson's Disease.

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  • Presented at MOTA and AOTA Annual Conference on Successful Intensive Camp Treatment of Chronic Cognitive Deficits Post TBI.
  • Assisted presenting "Think First" evidence based programs for prevention of TBI and SCI within elementary schools.
  • Administered standardized assessments, provided direct patientcare and documentation for mTBI patietns admitted to the CSCC.

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27. Cerebral Palsy
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  • Worked with ages 3-12 with varying disabilities such as Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Downs Syndrome, developmentally delayed, etc.
  • Provided services for children who have Sensory Processing Disorders, Autism, Attention Deficit Disorder and Cerebral Palsy.
  • Treat pediatric patients with Down syndrome, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Developmental delay and Cerebral Palsy.
  • Designed and made a feeding spoon for a child with Cerebral Palsy.
  • United Cerebral Palsy of Illinois Prairieland in Joliet for children with severe and profound disabilities aging from 3-21.

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28. Therapy Programs
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Here's how Therapy Programs is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Assist occupational therapists in implementing and administering therapy programs to restore and enhance performance, using selected activities and adaptive equipment.
  • Created and educated client families/caregivers on home therapy programs.
  • Instructed patient/family on patient's total occupational therapy programs.
  • Implemented, reviewed/revised progression of skilled therapy programs.
  • Assisted Occupational Therapist in planning, implementing, and administering therapy programs to restore, reinforce, and enhance performance.
  • Implement Occupational Therapy programs in Sub-Acute and Long Term Care units in Skilled Nursing Facility.
  • Implemented therapy programs with seniors with varying degrees of physical impairment.
  • Create Restorative Therapy Programs for patients being discharged from therapy.
  • Assisted in set up and implementation of pool therapy programs.
  • Directed and developed aquatic therapy programs for multiple diagnosis.
  • Assist the Otr in implementing and administering therapy programs.
  • Developed and implemented inpatient occupational therapy programs Led individual and group therapy sessions Supervised COTA and OT interns

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Here's how Casamba is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Completed required detail-oriented point of care paper documentation in timely manner as well as experience with CASAMBA
  • Document daily progress notes utilizing Casamba Therapy Software and Rehab Optima Software.
  • Complete detailed documentation regarding interventions and progress toward goals using Casamba.
  • Completed point of service documentation with Casamba documentation system.
  • Documented as appropriate to hospital in both electronic (Casamba) and hand written forms.
  • Experience documenting daily and weekly progress notes on Casamba and AOD program.
  • Advanced Computer Skills, Rehab Optimum, Casamba, I-touch, Intranet/internet.
  • Utilized point of care documentation via mobile device using Casamba Smart.
  • Complete daily and weekly notes on residents using Casamba computer software.
  • Document patient s progress using the Casamba electronic filing system.
  • Document daily treatments, screens and progress notes using Casamba.
  • Skilled documentation with Casamba (Smart).
  • Billed and processed notes for Casamba.
  • Utilized and learn several different documentation systems including; written, Rehab Optima and Casamba documentation.
  • Documented patient care services by charting in Casamba-Smart documentation software.
  • Completed daily billing and documentation utilizing Casamba.
  • Document daily Occupational Therapy notes in hard charts and using "CASAMBA" (a computer program).
  • Treated patients with therapeutic activities and self-care skills to meet their goals Documented patient progress in Casamba Maintained company productivity requirements
  • Provided skilled treatment interventions Completed daily documentation and weekly progress notes Utilized Casamba computer program for documentation.
  • Used the following programs to bill/document services: Optimus, Casamba, Meditech and Mediserve.

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30. Developmental Disabilities
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Here's how Developmental Disabilities is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Assessed and made recommendations for safety and independence with-in the home for aging individuals with developmental disabilities.
  • Lead children who have developmental disabilities in play activities that promote coordination and socialization.
  • Created and implemented a highly structured creative movement program or children with developmental disabilities.
  • Worked with children with developmental disabilities in activities to promote socialization and physical coordination.
  • Provided direct services in specialized educational programs for students with developmental disabilities.
  • Implemented therapeutic interventions under the supervision of an OTR/L for children with developmental disabilities in a school based setting.
  • Assisted in running an adult day treatment facility treating patients with psychiatric as well as developmental disabilities.
  • Provided in-home and long term care treatments to individuals dealing with physical, mental or developmental disabilities.
  • Worked with preschool to 2nd grade children with visual impairments, developmental disabilities and autism spectrum disorders.
  • Provided in home therapy to children with varying developmental disabilities under the age of twenty-one.
  • Implemented treatments under the supervision of an OTR/L for children with developmental disabilities.
  • Provided itinerant occupational therapy services to children with developmental disabilities in an inclusionary Pre-K, Head Start, and home-based programs.
  • Design treatment plans for children with many different developmental disabilities working one on one with them in their homes.
  • Treated children with various developmental disabilities, including Autism, to promote socialization using ABA strategies.

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  • Work with geriatrics with diagnostic of Alzheimer/Dementia disabilities in activities to promote physical coordination.
  • Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's.
  • Co-developed with activities department a sensory stimulation program on Alzheimer unit.
  • Lead Memory Fitness groups for clients with Alzheimer's and Dementia and provided training to new hire staff for carryover.
  • Provided occupational therapy for 258 bed skilled nursing facility including Medicare, Skilled, Intermediate, and Alzheimer units.
  • Experience with long term care residents on the Memory Support Unit with Alzheimer's and related dementia diagnoses.
  • Assisted in the development of the new Alzheimer's unit and in the development of policies and procedures.
  • Facilitated individual treatment to a variety of dementia patients on a secured Alzheimer's unit.
  • Led therapeutic activity groups for residents with Stages I and II Alzheimer's Disease.
  • Certified in Alzheimer's and Dementia Care 2015-2017
  • Provide therapy to skilled nursing patients with various diseases including Alzheimers and dementia.
  • Experience working with TBI, Dementia, Alzheimer's, and Parkinson's [ ]
  • Led Remotivational Therapy groups inAlzheimer's/Dementia unit.
  • Case load included stroke rehab, Parkinsons, Alzheimers Disease.

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  • Treated patients with a variety of diagnoses including hip fracture, stroke, spina bifida, COPD, CHF.

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Here's how Care Conferences is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Educate restorative nursing regarding splinting and other equipment and attend family care conferences.
  • Provide patient/family education on progress and discharge planning during interdisciplinary care conferences.
  • Participate in family care conferences and instrumental in discharge planning.
  • Provided families with vital information during care conferences.
  • Complete daily and weekly progress notes, attend patient/family care conferences, and attend therapy department and facility staff meetings.
  • Attend care conferences, update and educate family and staff to reach patient's goals and safety.
  • Educate patients and their families on patient's progress and discharge planning recommendations at resident care conferences.
  • Attended daily meetings, Care Conferences to educate interdisciplinary team members on Plan of Care.
  • Complete progress notes, upgrade/downgrade goals with patients as necessary, attend care conferences.
  • Participate in patient care conferences, and Interdisciplinary Team meetings as required.
  • Participated with patient care conferences 3x/week with families and the medical team.
  • Attended Interdisciplinary team meeting as well as resident care conferences.
  • Attend care conferences for patient, attend staff meetings.
  • Contributed to weekly staff meetings and patient care conferences.
  • Involved in-patient care conferences with other medical staff.
  • Attended team meetings and care conferences.
  • Interacted with treatment teams during Care Conferences *In-service coordinator and organizer for Rehabilitation Department
  • care conferences with other disciplines/therapy team members.
  • Attend care conferences and provide staff training and inservices.
  • Attend multi-discipline care conferences for residents on current caseload.

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34. Positive Attitude
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Here's how Positive Attitude is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Communicate with students constantly to create an encouraging environment and positive attitude towards treatment sessions and goals.
  • Communicate with parents consistently to create an encouraging environment and positive attitude towards treatment.
  • Evaluate the daily living skills or capacities and promote a positive attitude so the residents can properly meet their goals.
  • Enhanced overall atmosphere through a positive attitude and encouraging words to create a more positive experience for co-workers and patients.
  • Maintain and promote a positive attitude toward clients and their skilled occupational treatment goals and plan of care.
  • Maintain positive attitude and provide emotional support to patients and their emotional stress.
  • Maintained and promoted a positive attitude towards clients and their treatment programs.
  • Maintained and promoted a positive attitude toward clients and their treatment programs Documented treatment progress using SOAP note format.

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Here's how Medicaid is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Submitted monthly data for Medicaid reimbursement with Kinney Associates for eligible students.
  • Complete the necessary documentation needed in order to meet the requirements of Medicare/Medicaid
  • Followed Medicaid/Medicare Insurance guidelines and billing procedures during clinical documentation.
  • Contributed input to IEP s, quarterly progress notes, daily notes and completed monthly Medicaid billing.
  • Provide quarterly progress notes for teachers, parent's, school districts, and Medicaid.
  • Adhere to strict Medicare and Medicaid as well as private insurance guidelines.
  • Experience in using Medicaid and Medicare billing code entry on computer.
  • Adhere to all current Medicare / Medicaid guidelines.
  • Participate in I&RS and IEP meetings * Proficient in Medicaid reimbursement
  • Trained in Dynamic/ Static splinting and modalities, - Educated on G-codes, billing, Medicare/Medicaid guidelines and documentation requirements.

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36. Electrical Stimulation
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Here's how Electrical Stimulation is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Utilized electrical stimulation to increase functional usage in stroke patients.
  • Certified in ultrasound and electrical stimulation.
  • Administered massage as well as heat, water, ice, and electrical stimulation as part of therapeutic programs.
  • Administered massage, as well as heat, water, ice, light, and electrical stimulation.
  • Performed electrical stimulation and ultrasound to decrease pain and increase function in self-care patients.
  • Experience in sub acute rehab, SWD, ultrasound and electrical stimulation.
  • Use in Electrical stimulation, diathermy, ultrasound machine experience.
  • Pain management and strengthening utilizing modalities such as electrical stimulation, diathermy, and ultrasound.
  • Utilized modalities such as electrical stimulation and ultrasound for pain management and stroke rehab.
  • Experienced in modalities including electrical stimulation, ultrasound and paraffin baths.
  • Completed physical modaility training in electrical stimulation and ultrasound.
  • Provided modalities with Electrical Stimulation, Diathermy, Ultrasound
  • Administer modalities such as electrical stimulation and ultrasound.
  • Administered electrical stimulation and Diathermy to patient.
  • Performed modalities (electrical stimulation and ultrasound) to decrease pain for self-care patients.
  • Trained in modalities to include: electrical stimulation, diathermy, and ultrasound.
  • Demonstrated competency with modalities including electrical stimulation, ultrasound, and short-wave diathermy treatment.
  • Experience with fluidotherapy, ultrasound, iontophoresis, and electrical stimulation.
  • Utilized biodex machine, diathermy, ultrasound, electrical stimulation, and other conventional methods to provide patient care.
  • Administer Physical Agent Modalities such as ultrasound therapy, iontophoresis, electrical stimulation therapy, and hot/cold modalities.

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37. Safety Awareness
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Here's how Safety Awareness is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Engage patients in progressive exercise, educate on compensatory and adaptation techniques as well as increase safety awareness with household activities.
  • Provide education and support to promote and increase patient and family safety awareness.
  • Gather information regarding Falls and Balance core programs to increase client safety awareness and fall prevention.
  • Educated patients and families in activities of daily living, safety awareness and work simplification.
  • Educated patients on home exercise programs, safety awareness, adaptive equipment and safe mobility.
  • Educate patients on how to increase their safety awareness while completing ADL and IADL tasks.
  • Assessed patient's ADLS, range of motion, and safety awareness.
  • Monitored patient safety awareness while performing daily tasks within the home Monitored patient progress and reported progress to occupational therapist
  • Monitor cardiac patients using telemetry Educate patients on safety awareness in home environment setting.

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38. E-Stim
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Here's how E-Stim is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Educated on e-stimulation and ultrasound Monitored resident s response to intervention and consulted with Occupational Therapist.
  • Experience and established competency with modalities including E-STIM, Ultrasound, Diathermy, and Paraffin.
  • Applied different PAM's to patients, including US, E-stim, and paraffin.
  • Provided E-stim, and Diathermy as needed.
  • Completed Genesis physical agent modality certification and incorporated ultrasound, diathermy and e-stim into patient treatment sessions.
  • Incorporate the use of E-stim & moist heat modalities for pain relief.
  • Treat patients with modalities including: E-stim, ultrasound and diathermy.
  • Experience with modalities using E-Stim, and ultrasound acquired.

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39. Functional Activities
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Here's how Functional Activities is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Instruct, motivate, safeguard, and assist patients as they practice exercises or functional activities.
  • Instructed clients on the use of adaptive equipment and safe walker use for functional activities.
  • Led patient groups in upper extremity range of motion, strengthening and functional activities.
  • Developed plan of care for homebound adult patients to gain maximum independence with functional activities.

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40. Therapy Activities
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Here's how Therapy Activities is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Monitored patients' performance in therapy activities, providing encouragement.
  • Organized and implemented a full range of occupational therapy activities.
  • Documented patient status and all patient therapy activities.
  • Plan, develop, and implement creative therapy activities to engage preschool students in desirable environment.
  • Facilitate the student's participation in therapy activities that support IEP goals.
  • Selected and adapted therapy activities to student's needs and progress.
  • Identified appropriate therapy activities to meet patient needs and abilities.
  • Selected therapy activities to fit patients' needs and capabilities.
  • Provided fine motor, sensory motor, gross motor occupational therapy activities to 18months -5 years olds in a classroom setting.

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Here's how Basic Living is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Instruct patients and families in home programs, basic living skills, or the care and use of adaptive equipment.
  • Educate, instruct and assist patients and family/caregiver with basic living skills at their home.

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42. Pain Management
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Here's how Pain Management is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Applied and monitored electrical stimulation and diathermy for client pain management.
  • Educate patients with ADL's, transfer training, pain management, home safety issues, and home exercise programs.
  • Improved cognitive skills level, pain management.
  • Attended multi-disciplinary team meetings and pain management committee meetings.
  • Educate patients on techniques for pain management, preventing contractures, and increasing strength and ROM.
  • Trained in Contracture Management, Pain Management, Fall Prevention, and Incontinence Management Patient, Family, and Staff Education.
  • Utilized electrical therapy point stimulation (Acupoint therapy) for pain management, edema control and myofascial release techniques.
  • Applied modalities for pain management, contracture reduction, and strength.
  • Treated clients and applied modalities such as estim and ultrasound for pain management, contracture reduction, strength and wound care.
  • Apply modalities for pain management, contracture reduction, and strength Participate in discharge planning, including home evaluations.

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Here's how MDS is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Work closely with the MDS coordinator & therapists to ensure proper RUG levels for rehab patients.
  • Set And Track MDS Records For All MDS Assessments Relevant To Therapy And Care Plan Meetings.
  • Collaborated with treatment team, utilized IPAD/I-touch for point of service MDS billing and documentation.
  • Provided rehabilitation treatment for 8-10 patient caseload and maintained RUGS level in MDS requirements.
  • Worked on the MDS team summarizing rehabilitation and activity goals.
  • Performed daily documentation, MDS reports, and discharges.
  • Assist 3 MDs as well as PA and RN team in ensuring optimal patient care and smooth daily functioning of rehab.
  • Communicated with MDs, and other medical professionals concerning patient status, progress and services needs.
  • Worked closely with the MDS Coordinator to set ARDs and manage RUG levels.
  • Maintain referral relationships with MDs and case managers..
  • grab bars, shower bench and chairs, rugs) Provide patients with a Home Exercise Program MDS RUG scheduling and calculations

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44. Physical Disabilities
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Here's how Physical Disabilities is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Create, implement, and document interventions for children with developmental delays and/or physical disabilities.
  • Worked with other rehab professional in integrating patients with physical disabilities back into the community.
  • Provided individual treatment to geriatric population with various physical disabilities.
  • Provide rehabilitation services to residents with various physical disabilities.
  • Aided and counseled patients adjusting to permanent physical disabilities.
  • Certified and licensed to carry out treatment plans for patients with a wide range of cognitive and physical disabilities.
  • Participated in treatment planning and intervention for K-8th grade with a wide range of cognitive and physical disabilities.
  • Assisted in creating strategies to support the development of special needs students with mental and physical disabilities.
  • Treated clients with a variety of physical disabilities in sub-acute rehabilitation and long term care units.
  • Schedule, co-plan treatments and goals of patients with a variety of physical disabilities.
  • Treated students on the autism spectrum, with learning disabilities and physical disabilities.
  • Provided support to 60 children diagnosed with Autism, developmental and physical disabilities.
  • Worked with adults with mental, emotional and physical disabilities.

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  • Attended continuing education; receiving instruction on new treatment procedures/techniques and how to properly execute them.
  • Perform patient and family education on adaptive equipment, compensatory techniques and available community resources.
  • Generated revenues by recording billing information of services rendered.
  • Continued to stay with agency and currently work CPSE with two preschooler in their home addressing fine motor and sensory delays.
  • Consult with the Occupational Therapist to provide requested information, discuss client progress towards goals, and strategies treatment ideas.
  • Adapt technique/media and purposeful activities to achieve goals identified in treatment plan to meet individual needs under supervision of OTR.
  • Provided comprehensive training in OT techniques to nursing and other medical personnel as well as family members of patients.
  • Maintain office area, including greeting visitors and responding to telephone and in-person requests for information.
  • Excelled in ability to customize/adapt conventional OT techniques to meet the special needs of individual patients.
  • Provide education to nursing/staff on proper joint/skin protection needs and techniques for nursing home patients.
  • Stressed the importance of carryover of therapeutic techniques into the home to support the home-school connection
  • Modeled and taught feeding techniques and play skills to families in classroom and home settings.
  • Performed the duties of a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Work History (Continued)
  • Created new and unique interventions for patients with specific deficits.
  • Communicate daily with nursing staff regarding patient clinical issues.
  • Trained patients in self-care tasks and techniques.
  • Instructed patients on transfer techniques and bed mobility
  • Address wound care issues and positioning.
  • Educate patients on energy conservations and relaxation techniques.
  • Communicated homebound status, goal progress, and decisions to discharge or continue plan of care.

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  • Completed daily/weekly documentation both electronically and handwritten as required by facility.
  • Complete daily and bi-weekly documentation of patient progress throughout therapy.
  • Maintain appropriate and timely weekly documentation, as required.
  • Completed daily and weekly documentation and billing for reimbursement.
  • Manage daily and weekly documentation.
  • Conducted group therapy, assisted in ADL's, provided home evaluations, and implemented daily and weekly documentation.
  • Completed weekly documentation and met with patient's team to discuss progress and plan of care.
  • Completed daily and weekly documentation, along with billing.
  • Observe and record patient progress on provided smartphone, and prepare weekly documentation.
  • Provided occupational therapy services for Homehealth & Outpatient Daily and weekly documentation Patient/family and caregiver training
  • Provided occupational therapy services for SNF Job share position with OTR Daily and weekly documentation Discharge planning Patient/family and caregiver training
  • Provided occupational therapy services for SNF population Daily and weekly documentation Patient/family and caregiver training Attended careplan/discharge planning meetings

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47. Injury Prevention
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Here's how Injury Prevention is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Educated patients in injury prevention including ergonomics, joint protection and work simplification strategies.
  • Educated patients and family members regarding diagnosis, injury prevention and therapeutic treatments.
  • Provided education to employees including back injury prevention, body mechanics, and aging processes.
  • Provided education for postal workers, instructing them in injury prevention.

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48. Adhd
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Here's how Adhd is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Assist children with different diagnosis including sensory processing, integration, ADHD, fine motor, handwriting and developmental delays.
  • Provide Occupational Therapy services for children with various deficits such as Autism, ADHD, Intellectual Disabilities etc.
  • Used evidence based therapy to treat children with various problems including SPD, autism, ADHD, etc.
  • Treated various diagnoses: SPD, Developmental Delays, Autism, Downs, ADD, ADHD, CP, etc.
  • Treated children with autism,ADHD, torticollis, spina bifida, FMC and various other diagnosis.

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49. New Clients
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50. Knee
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Here's how Knee is used in Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs:
  • Treat patients of numerous diagnoses including those of hip/knee/shoulder surgeries, generalized weakness, cancer, diabetes, dementia, etc.
  • Experience with hip fractures, knee surgeries, back injuries, work related injuries, cancer treatment patients and general debility.
  • Work with patients on hip, knee, and thoracic precautions to help with compensatory strategies.
  • Worked with hip, back, knee, open heart surgery, and shoulder patients.
  • Worked with geriatric patients recovering from knee and hip surgery.
  • Performed interventions for Lower extremity amputations, hip and knee replacements and fractures.
  • Performed treatments for Rheumatoid Arthritis, Dementia, hip and knee replacements Assessed ADLs and educated clients in home exercise programs.

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20 Most Common Skills For A Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

Occupational Therapy Treatments

17.1%

Treatment Plans

10.5%

ADL

8.0%

Iadl

8.0%

Patient Care

6.3%

Facility

6.0%

Rehab

5.8%

Otr/L

5.4%

Adaptive Equipment

4.8%

Occupational Therapy Services

4.5%

Daily Living

4.4%

Crisis Intervention

4.1%

Cota/L

2.9%

Group Therapy Sessions

2.5%

Physical Therapy

1.9%

IEP

1.8%

CVA

1.8%

Dementia

1.5%

Durable Medical Equipment

1.5%

SNF

1.4%
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Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

Rank Skill
1 Occupational Therapy Treatments 14.4%
2 Treatment Plans 8.8%
3 ADL 6.7%
4 Iadl 6.7%
5 Patient Care 5.3%
6 Facility 5.0%
7 Rehab 4.9%
8 Otr/L 4.5%
9 Adaptive Equipment 4.0%
10 Occupational Therapy Services 3.8%
11 Daily Living 3.7%
12 Crisis Intervention 3.5%
13 Cota/L 2.5%
14 Group Therapy Sessions 2.1%
15 Physical Therapy 1.6%
16 IEP 1.5%
17 CVA 1.5%
18 Dementia 1.3%
19 Durable Medical Equipment 1.3%
20 SNF 1.2%
21 Acute Care 1.2%
22 Functional Mobility 1.1%
23 Sensory Integration 0.9%
24 ROM 0.9%
25 Parkinson 0.8%
26 TBI 0.6%
27 Cerebral Palsy 0.6%
28 Therapy Programs 0.6%
29 Casamba 0.5%
30 Developmental Disabilities 0.5%
31 Alzheimer 0.5%
32 Copd 0.5%
33 Care Conferences 0.5%
34 Positive Attitude 0.5%
35 Medicaid 0.4%
36 Electrical Stimulation 0.4%
37 Safety Awareness 0.4%
38 E-Stim 0.4%
39 Functional Activities 0.4%
40 Therapy Activities 0.4%
41 Basic Living 0.4%
42 Pain Management 0.4%
43 MDS 0.4%
44 Physical Disabilities 0.4%
45 UE 0.4%
46 Weekly Documentation 0.3%
47 Injury Prevention 0.3%
48 Adhd 0.3%
49 New Clients 0.3%
50 Knee 0.3%
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