Occupational Therapist (OT)
Company: Select Specialty Hospital - Hampton Roads
Location: Newport News
Posted on: June 18, 2022
Critical Illness Recovery Hospital
Occupational Therapist (OT)
At Select Specialty/Regency Hospitals, a division of Select
Medical, we care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU
patients who require extended hospital care. Select Medical employs
over 48,000 people across the country and provides quality care to
approximately 70,000 patients each and every day across our four
Our mission is to provide an exceptional patient care experience
that promotes healing and recovery in a compassionate environment.
Each employee plays a vital role in doing that by living our
cultural behaviors - celebrating success, owning the future, being
patient-centered, creating change, thinking first and building
Do you love the challenge of working with medically complex
patients? Are you committed to delivering an excellent patient
experience? If you answered 'yes', consider an opportunity with
We are looking for valued employees who will be Champions of the
Select Medical Way, which includes putting the patient first,
helping to improve quality of life for the community in which you
live and work, continuing to develop and explore new ideas,
providing high-quality care and doing well by doing what is
You will be treating patients with complex needs and challenging
diagnoses, and you will have the opportunity to develop specialized
Participating in discharge planning for each patient, including
placement, patient/family education and adaptive equipment.
Supervising Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants, as well as
supervising OT and COTA students.
Ensuring that all regulatory requirements are met.
Conducting individual patient therapy regimens.
Monitoring patient's response to treatment and modifying treatment
during sessions, as needed.
Completing appropriate documentation according to department
policies and procedures.
Participating in departmental, hospital, and community continuing
education seminars and in-services.
You will demonstrate an understanding of patient needs, ensuring
that each patient feels informed and understood, as well as heard.
Successful employees are passionate about providing a superior
quality of care and are inventive problem solvers who thrives in a
Must hold a valid, current license in the State in which they are
BLS required upon hire.
Graduation from an accredited school of Occupational Therapy.
Eligibility to take or has passed the examination for Occupational
Therapists administered by the NBCOT.
Successful completion of the National Registry Examination.
Select Medical strives to provide our employees with work-life
balance, as we understand that happy employees have both fulfilling
careers and fulfilling lives beyond our doors.
The opportunity to care for complex, critically ill patients.
Work jointly with an interdisciplinary team, consisting of
registered nurses, physical and other occupational therapists,
speech language pathologists and physicians to assist patients in
regaining their independence.
Develop collaborative relationships with patients and their
Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Illness Days (EID).
Health, Dental, and Vision insurance; Life insurance; Prescription
A 401(k) retirement plan with company match.
Short and Long Term Disability.
Personal and Family Medical Leave.
We'd love for you to join the team!
Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects
diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees
are treated during employment without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or
mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic
protected under applicable law.
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