Citizens Health is recruiting a certified occupational therapist assistant to work PRN in our rehab department.
Our Mission: Enhancing the lives of those we serve.
About Us: Citizens Health is a community based, private, not-for-profit organization. It is comprised of:
Citizens Medical Center - a 25 bed critical access hospital
Family Center for Health Care - an outpatient rural health clinic
Prairie Senior - a skilled nursing facility
Citizens Clubhouse - an onsite childcare center that cares for children 6 weeks to school age for our workforce
Citizens Medical Equipment - our durable medical equipment business
We strive to be progressive, dependable and knowledgeable, while providing compassionate, evidence-based care to the residents of northwest Kansas.
Location: 100 E College Ave, Colby, Kansas
Position Information: The Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist, treats patients, in accordance with the orders of the referring physician, through the use of the therapeutic procedures and supportive devices intended to maximize functional potentials in all areas of a patient’s life. The therapist is responsible for the implementation of the Standards of Practice for Occupational Therapy written by the American Occupational Therapy Association.
Responsible to the Occupational Therapist, Director of Rehabilitation, Ancillary Services Manager.
Days: Monday through Friday
Hours: 8am through 5 pm - PRN hours
Pay Range: Starting at $21.90 and dependent upon experience.
What you’ll do:
What you bring to the table: (Minimum Requirements)
To be successful within our organization you will need to: (Preferred Requirements)
Typical Working Conditions:
Must be able to concentrate on fine details with continual interruptions. Some exposure to the risk of electrical shock from equipment. Some exposure to humidity from the hydrotherapy area and other therapeutic equipment. Some potential risk for exposure to occupational hazards while visiting industrial work sites. Occasional travel required. This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented.
Typical Physical Demands:
Requires sitting 50% of the time at desk and when working with patients to complete assigned tasks. Requires standing/walking 50% of the time when working with patients and completing assigned tasks. Requires ability to exert 20-50 pounds of force occasionally to push, pull, lift, and lower objects and patients. Lifting of patients or objects over 50 pounds, requires the use of a mechanical device or a second human. Normal vision and hearing, with or without correction, which is adequate for all types of interpersonal communication is required. Must possess good depth perception and be able to judge distances, sizes, colors, and shapes of objects. Must have a good memory in order to remember tasks/assignments which may last for several days. Good attention span required for tasks/functions which may last for more than 60 minutes at a time. Ability to understand and relate to specific ideas required. Demonstrates good judgment and maintains a safe working environment. Must demonstrate patience, understanding and the ability to communicate effectively at all times. This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented.
Visit Us at: https://cmciks.com/
Citizens Medical Center, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status or discharge history, or any other characteristic protected by law.
I understand that neither the completion of this application nor any other part of my consideration for employment establishes any obligation for CMCI to hire me. If I am hired, I understand that either CMCI or I can terminate my employment at any time and for any reason, with or without cause and without prior notice. I understand that no representative of CMCI has the authority to make any assurance to the contrary.
Citizens Medical Center, Inc. implements a Drug Free Workplace Program. Drug testing is required of applicants in accordance with relevant laws.
If you need assistance to complete this application or during any phase of the application, interview, or employment process, please notify the Human Resources Department (785) 460-4842, or visit their office located at 100 E. College Drive in the Annex building. Every reasonable effort will be made to accommodate your needs in a timely manner.
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