Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant/Geriatric Psych | Beth Israel Lahey Health Careers

Beth Israel Lahey Health

Company Name: Beth Israel Lahey Health
Company Website: www.bilh.org
Job Type: Full-time
Job Location: Cambridge, MA
Job Posted Date: 20-04-2023
Posted on: jobscastle.net

Job’s Overview:

Beth Israel Lahey Health is seeking a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant/Geriatric Psych in Cambridge, MA. Please take a moment to read the job post below if you are interested:

When you join the growing BILH team, you’re not just taking a job, you’re making a difference in people’s lives.

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Scheduled Hours:


Work Shift:

Day (United States of America)

Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant/Geriatric Psych

M-F with an occasional weekends

Job Description:

Primary Responsibilities

  • Implements the Occupational treatment plan under the direction of the Licensed Occupational Therapist in accordance with State and Federal Regulations.
  • Provides therapeutic group and individual occupational therapy (under the supervision of the OTR/L) to address OT short-term goals in accordance with the Occupational Therapy section of the Multidisciplinary Treatment plan.
  • Documents patient participation and progress toward OT goals in daily group notes, weekly progress notes, and discharge summaries.
  • Participates as a member of the multidisciplinary treatment team by attending daily treatment planing rounds.
  • Maintains up to date certification in Basic Life Support, CPI
  • Maintains competency in areas relevent to the care of the geropsychiatric patient.
  • Actively participates in supervision with the OTR/L.
  • Maintains the OT physical space, maintains stock and monitors supplies working within the structure of the OT budget.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Graduation from an accredited Occupational Therapy Assistant Program.
  • Previous experience in a related field working with the physically/mentally ill older adult or related setting.
  • Certified as a “Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant”.
  • Licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

FLSA Status:


As a health care organization, we have a responsibility to do everything in our power to care for and protect our patients, our colleagues and our communities. Beth Israel Lahey Health requires that all staff be vaccinated against influenza (flu) and COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Learn more about this requirement.

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Getting the Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant/Geriatric Psych designation comes with some responsibilities. It would be a wise idea to take a few minutes to learn more about it so you can make an informed decision.

Applicants must meet the above-mentioned requirements in order to qualify for consideration to work as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant/Geriatric Psych.

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