Select Medical

  • Full-time Occupational Therapist (OT) *sign-on bonus*

    Job ID
    US-VA-Newport News
    Experience (Years)
    Therapy - Occupational Therapist
    Street Address
    245 Chesapeake Avenue
    Riverside Rehab Hospital
    Position Type
    Full Time-Regular
  • Overview

    Riverside Rehabilitation Hospital

    *A joint venture with Select Medical & Riverside Health System*

    Newport News, VA


     **We will be relocating to our brand new hospital in Yorktown in 2019!*


    Occupational Therapist


    **$5,000 sign-on bonus for Full-time OTs**



    At Riverside Rehabilitation Hospital our services have been designed for patients who need a longer rehabilitation hospitalization for their recovery. We are currently seeking a Occupational Therapist to join our team.



    Overview of Select Medical Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals


    Select Medical’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals provide advanced treatment and comprehensive care to best address the medical, physical, emotional and vocational challenges for individuals with:

    • Brain Injury
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Stroke
    • Amputation
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Orthopedic Conditions
    • Multiple Traumas



    Position Summary


    Evaluates all assigned patients and develops, implements and modifies treatment plan in accordance with the patient’s need and physician direction. Responsible for delegation and direction of all discipline specific therapy services for those assigned patients. Ensures design of functional treatment programs allowing for effective return to community activities. Serves as an educator of patients, families, students, coworkers and self. Performs other professional duties associated with the care of the patient, development of discipline specific therapy services and design of program delivery.


    Specific Duties

    • Evaluate patient's level of functioning and develop individualized treatment plan aligned with patient and family goals
    • Participate in discharge planning including placement, patient and family education, and adaptive equipment

    Minimum Education & Experience (Including Licenses)

    • Current state licensure or eligibility for state licensure as an Occupational Therapist required
    • Certified BLS or completion in first 90 days of employment required
    • Home Care Requirements: One or more years of clinical experience and valid state Driver’s License

    Additional Data

    At our rehabilitation hospitals, our intense focus on high-quality results creates a challenging, fast-paced and extremely rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your healthcare needs.


    Other benefits of the position include:

    •  Excellent Orientation Program
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Extended Illness Days (EID)
    • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
    • Prescription Coverage
    • Life Insurance
    • Short- and Long-Term Disability
    • Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement
    • 401(k) Retirement Plan
    • Personal and Family Medical Leave
    • Join the network of over 42,000 employees with huge growth and relocation opportunities