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    Summary

    About the Position: This position is located at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, National Intrepid Center of Excellence, located in Bethesda, MD.

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    Responsibilities

    • Perform a wide range of complex occupational therapy duties requiring an advanced practical knowledge of occupational therapy, evidence-based medicine and data collection.
    • Provides evaluation and therapeutic interventions to Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) patients.
    • Utilizes evaluation techniques to determine patient's current functional level using standardized/clinically accepted measurement and evaluation tools, clinical observations, patient/staff interviews, and review of medical histories.
    • Evaluating and treating TBI and Psychological Health (PH) patients.
    • Develops and implements complex, goal-oriented treatment plans for patients.
    • Plans, coordinates, and implements goal-oriented group and/or behavioral-focused individual OT treatment programs.
    • Designs treatment plans to meet patient/clinical objectives to maximize restoration of functional skills and occupational roles.
    • Provides patient/family education on the injury/disease process.
    • Serves as a member of various integrated, interdisciplinary/planning teams that plan, direct, coordinate, and evaluate individual care plans for, and progress of, patients participating in the program.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

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