Hours Per Pay Period

Department: Rehabilitation/PT, OT, & ST


  • Under the general direction of the Occupational Therapist, the COTA will perform patient treatments as per established Plan of Care. The COTA will assist the Occupational Therapist with complex treatment procedures if needed. Functions as a team member and works with other disciplines throughout the hospital to ensure the best possible patient care. The COTA is qualified to perform treatments with varying age groups including infants, children, adolescent, adults, and geriatric patients.
  • 1. Education: Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapist Assistant school.
  • 2. Training and Experience: Current CPR certification
  • 3. Job Knowledge: Knowledge of general Occupational Therapy practice act. Capable of communicating effectively verbally or in writing. Knowledge of Occupational Therapy/Rehab policy and procedures.

1. Provides patient treatment utilizing modalities of exercise, heat, cold, massage, mobilization, hydrotherapy, light therapy, electricity, and patient education as established in the Plan of Care. 2. Document patient’s progress for review by other rehab team members. 3. Provide ADL training, exercises, and use of assistive devices. 4. Responsible for patient’s personal care, environment, and privacy throughout treatment. 5. Responsible for proper care of orthotics, prosthetics, and assistive devices. 6. Completes billing procedures when necessary. 7. Assists in maintaining the Rehab Department and keeping the equipment clean/orderly. 8. Participates in hospital in servicing as assigned by the Rehab Director.

Position Posted On: 01/26/2021

If interested, contact:;

Mail your application to:
Hamilton Memorial Hospital
c/o Human Resources
PO Box 429
McLeansboro, IL 62859

Or, Fax your application to: 618-643-2875

Or, email your application to: Bobbie Hamblin.