May 18, 2021

Occupational Ther PRN

  • VCU Health System
  • Richmond, VA, USA

Job Description

  • JOB SUMMARY
    • The chief objective of this position:

      • To conduct evaluations on referred patients. To 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. To provide clinical instruction to OT and OTA students as needed. To provide training and education to department and hospital staff.
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:

      • Licensed (or licensed eligible) by the Commonwealth of Virginia as an Occupational Therapist
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:

      • Completion of licensing requirements for new graduates within 1 year of graduation. Maintenance of licensure once granted.
      • Current CPR Certification if required by clinic or practice area
    • Experience REQUIRED:

      • New graduate to up to 2 years of work experience as an Occupational Therapist
    • Experience PREFERRED

      • Previous affiliation or work experience at a similar facility
    • Education/training REQUIRED:

      • Graduate of an accredited School of Occupational Therapy
    • Education/training PREFERRED:

      • Masters or Doctoral Degree from an accredited School of Occupational Therapy