Centers Health Care

Buffalo, NY

Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Per-Diem

Posted 5 days ago

Job Description

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Buffalo Center is actively seeking Occupational Therapy Assistants to work Per-Diem Shifts for our Skilled Nursing Facility in Buffalo, NY.

OTA Duties Include:

  • Select therapy activities to fit Residents' needs and capabilities.
  • Assist Residents in carrying out daily activities.
  • Monitor Residents' performance in therapy activities, providing encouragement.
  • Teach Residents how to use special equipment to assist with daily function.
  • Work in collaboration with the OT to establish a rehabilitation plan.
  • Supervise Residents activities to ensure they are done properly.
  • Report the Residents progress to the OT.
  • Handle administrative/clerical tasks.


OTA Requirements Include:

  • Graduate of an accredited OTA Program
  • Current New York State OTA License
  • Experience in long-term-care settings preferred

About Us:

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Buffalo Center is a 200-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in Buffalo, New York. Our size enables a warm, nurturing environment, which allows each resident to maintain his or her individuality. Our staff is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life of all our residents, by maintaining each residents dignity and independence. Buffalo Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care consortium.

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