Sutter Health COTA in Ewa Beach, Hawaii
Aloha and welcome to Kahi Mohala's Career Page.
To begin, we want to inform you of our application process which we call "On Boarding." The Onboarding begins with your on-line application for employment. If you meet the qualifications for the position, the department manager will notify you of a scheduled interview through your email address or by telephone.
Located on 14.5 park-like acres, Kahi Mohala's 88-bed facility is Hawaii's only private, freestanding psychiatric hospital. Kahi Mohala provides comprehensive behavioral health services for adults, adolescents and children experiencing problems with psychiatric disorders, anxiety, depression, eating disorders. The buildings and grounds offer a complete residential environment with an emphasis on patient safety and security.
The Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) performs selected screening and measurement procedures, therapeutic activities and related tasks to carry out the treatment plan established by the Occupational Therapist. The incumbent may provide patient care activities up to 50% of the hours worked without on-site presence of an Occupational Therapist.
An Associate’s degree with successful completion of an accredited Occupational Therapy Assistant Program is required. Must possess current certification from the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).
Familiarity and/or experience with acute psychiatric patients of all ages and levels of functioning is required.
Must be familiar with DSM-IV and knowledgeable of the mental illness process as it relates to functional behaviors at work, school, and in the home environment.
Must be able to work as a member of a multidisciplinary team and utilize clinical skills in patient assessment, documentation, and implementation of Occupational Therapy Services.
Must meet basic health requirements of Kahi Mohala’s physical examination, including TB skin test or chest x-ray. Must obtain and maintain current certification in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) training.
Organization: *Kahi Mohala Hospital, Hawaii
Location: Hawaii-Oahu-Ewa Beach
Requisition ID: KMH-1804020
Other Locations: Hawaii-Oahu-Ewa Beach
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.