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Occupational Therapist
Req. #: 62489
Department: Acute OT
Location: 1300 E. Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Schedule: Full time
Shift: 1: Days
Job Details:


VCU Health System's OT Acute Care is seeking a full-time Occupational Therapist to conduct evaluations on referred patients. T plan and implement a comprehensive treatment program that includes discharge planning, patient/family education, and recommendations for follow-up or continued care. To document results of the OT evaluation and services provided in accordance with hospital and department guidelines. To participate as a member of a self-directed departmental team as well as a member of an interdisciplinary patient care team. May provide clinical instruction to OT and OTA students as needed. May provide training and education to department and hospital staff. This position may focus on patients within the Burn Unit.



Evaluation and treatment of patients with routine diagnoses. Setting schedule and managing time. Reporting in interdisciplinary rounds. Goal setting for routine diagnoses. Completion of routine documentation. Interaction with the interdisciplinary team and self-directed work team. Customer interaction.

Occupational Therapist provides supervision for Rehab Technician, COTA staff, volunteers and students doing clinical rotations.

Cross-coverage to other treatment teams as needed.

Saturday/holiday coverage on a rotating basis and flexibility in work hours as needed to accommodate departmental needs as applicable.



Graduate of an accredited School of Occupational Therapy

Licensed (or licensure eligible) by the Commonwealth of Virginia as an Occupational Therapist

Current CPR Certification if required by clinic or practice area

Minimum of 1 year of work experience as an Occupational Therapist


Master's or Doctoral Degree from an accredited School of Occupational Therapy

Level 1 Trauma Center experience working with Burned Services

Previous experience with evaluations and interventions (physical and psycho-social)



Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.

HR Use Only: PTO

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