Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content

*Important Notice:

Thank you for your continued interest in career opportunities with UNC Health! Please note the following:

  • Positions are only open current UNC Health employees.
  • Please be sure to have your employee ID number and UNC Health email address available.

Select a UNC Health entity below to log-in and get started.

Caldwell UNC Health Care

Chatham Hospital

UNC Medical Center

UNC REX Healthcare

UNC Rockingham Health Care

UNC Physicians Network

Need further assistance? Please submit a request through the myHR Portal.

Current UNC Health Employees, learn about our Discovery Employee Referral Program! If you’re referring someone through our Discovery Employee Referral Program, please be sure to submit your referral before your referral applies.

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANT (PER DIEM) - ROCKINGHAM

Job ID: REH000T7
Location: Eden, NC
Facility/Division: UNC ROCKINGHAM
Status: Per Diem
Shift: Day Job

Apply Now
Joining UNC Health Care system means you’ll become part of an inclusive organization with a mission to improve the health and well-being of the diverse communities we serve.

Job Description

Description

Performs a wide variety of skilled occupational therapy treatments for patients based upon the occupational therapy evaluations and goals completed by the occupational therapist. 
Advances the patient's treatment plan in response to the patient's progress. Assists with discharge planning.
Contributes to various interdisciplinary team meetings to plan for patient needs, discuss family education plans, and discharge plans. 
Documents patient treatment and progress toward goals in the medical record. Completes department records for team communication, billing, and statistics. 
Instructs occupational therapy and occupational therapist assistant students. 
Precepts occupational therapist assistants and evaluates the learner's competency per department guidelines. 
Provides skilled occupational therapy treatments to a wide variety of patients. Designs activities or exercises to meet OT goals. Fabricates a wide range of splints. Teaches patients techniques and use of adaptive equipment to increase independence in activities of daily living. Uses group techniques to facilitate therapeutic groups to reach a variety of OT goals. Instructs patient and family in home techniques for discharge. 
Participation - Contributes to quality of clinical services through attendance and participation in departmental meetings and in-services. 
Quality-Contributes to quality of clinical services through maintenance of valid & reliable records of patient procedures & progress. Participates in quality improvement initiatives with the clinical specialist and other healthcare professionals. Participates in continuous quality improvement efforts in conjunction with the department director

 

Qualifications

  • Graduation from an accredited two-year Occupational Therapy Assistant program. 
  • Licensed as an Occupational Therapy Assistant in the state of North Carolina.
This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Heath Care System. This is not a State employed position.
Share: mail
Recent Job Searches
Recently Viewed Jobs

Diversity Statement

The UNC Health System and the UNC School of Medicine are committed to valuing all people throughout our organization, regardless of background, lifestyle, and culture. A diverse and inclusive work environment for staff and culturally appropriate care for our patients, are essential to fulfilling our UNC Health vision of improving the health of all North Carolinians.

Equal Employment Opportunity

UNC Health is an equal opportunity employer. As such, UNC Health offers equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or political affiliation.

To verify employment eligibility, UNC Health is committed to Form I-9 and the E-Verify process. Learn further E-Verify details in English or Spanish.

UNC Health supports your right to work. View the Right to Work Statement in English or Spanish.