Getting the new year off to a good start with a fresh new look!
Please take a moment to visit the new website, and take note that the improvements in format and content will be ongoing. Bear with us as there may be a few technical glitches as we implement the exciting changes, all in an effort to provide informative and relevant content to our membership and the public at large. Let's make 2014 a year of advancement in excellence for OT in Florida.
The Benefits of Membership
Membership fees support the FOTA Government Affairs Committee, which is active in advocating for occupational therapy practitioners and the clients we serve through:
• Working with our state legislators and our lobbyist Larry Gonzales,to promote and protect occupational therapy services
• Protecting the OT scope of practice to ensure that practitioners have the right to practice true occupational therapy in Florida
OT Licensure Procedure Will Change in 2015: Be Prepared
As Florida's OT community prepares for another licensure renewal season, the FOTA is providing information and resources on changes in the renewal process that all practitioners must be aware of as they prepare for this renewal cycle in 2013 and plan properly for future renewal in 2015. FOTA does not does not manage anything to do with OT Licenses in Florida. However we do monitor legislation and Continue Reading: Licensure
Job Opening Lee Memorial Health Systems
Occupational Therapists Lee Memorial Health System Full-time, part-time and per diem positions available, various shifts At Lee Memorial Health System, we have a dedicated team of more than 200 therapists in our Rehabilitation Department across a variety of clinical settings. Our vision is to be the best patient-centered health care system in Florida, through balancing quality, access and cost. We have exceptional opportunities for Occupational Therapists who share our commitment to excellence. Whether you're already established in your area of expertise, or a new graduate looking to begin your career, consider the opportunities at Lee Memorial Health System.
Job Requirements: Baccalaureate degree in Occupational Therapy. To learn more about Occupational Therapist positions at Lee Memorial Health System, please visit jobs.leememorial.org/ad/OT2
About Lee Memorial Health System: Lee Memorial Health System is located in beautiful, sunny and tropical Ft. Myers/Cape Coral, Florida. We are the 6th largest public Health System in the United States. We have more than 10,000 employees, 1600+ beds in four acute care hospitals, a Level II Trauma Center, a Children's Hospital, a Rehabilitation Hospital, a Cancer Center, Nursing Home with 75 Licensed Physicians offices and 4 Laboratories, 1,100 physicians on staff and much, much more. Drug/Tobacco - free workplace. EOE
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The mission of FOTA is to serve as a collective body to support, develop and represent the occupational therapy profession for the advancement of the practice and to better serve the consumer.