Occupational Therapist

Company Overview

Vero Orthopaedics is a leading outpatient orthopaedic clinic dedicated to providing exceptional rehabilitative care and improving the quality of life for our patients. We specialize in a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions and injuries, offering personalized treatment plans and innovative therapeutic approaches. We are currently seeking a skilled and compassionate Occupational Therapist with a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) certification to join our dynamic team.

Position Overview

As an Occupational Therapist, you will play a critical role in delivering top-notch rehabilitative services to patients with hand and upper extremity conditions. You will be responsible for assessing, planning, and implementing evidence-based therapy interventions to help patients regain functional independence and enhance their overall well-being. Your expertise and dedication will contribute significantly to the success of our orthopaedic clinic and make a positive impact on the lives of our patients.

Key Responsibilities

  • Patient Assessment: Conduct thorough evaluations of patients' hand and upper extremity conditions, taking into account medical histories, functional limitations, and individual goals to develop personalized treatment plans.
  • Treatment Planning: Design and implement comprehensive treatment plans based on evaluation findings, using a combination of therapeutic modalities, exercises, and adaptive techniques to improve patients' strength, mobility, dexterity, and functional abilities.
  • CHT Expertise: Demonstrate specialized knowledge and skills as a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT), applying advanced techniques and protocols for hand injuries, post-operative care, and complex upper extremity conditions.
  • Therapy Implementation: Administer therapy sessions effectively, utilizing a variety of therapeutic interventions, splinting, and other specialized techniques to promote tissue healing, pain management, and functional recovery.
  • Patient Education: Educate patients and their families on injury prevention, home exercise programs, and adaptive strategies to facilitate the continuation of therapy progress outside of the clinic.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with a multidisciplinary team of physicians, physical therapists, and other healthcare professionals to coordinate patient care, provide updates on progress, and ensure a holistic approach to treatment.
  • Documentation: Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records, including initial evaluations, progress notes, and discharge summaries, in compliance with clinic policies and regulatory requirements.
  • Continuing Education: Stay abreast of the latest research, trends, and advancements in hand therapy and occupational therapy to enhance clinical skills and maintain professional competence.
  • Quality Assurance: Participate in quality improvement initiatives, contribute to the development of clinic protocols, and uphold the highest standards of patient care.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program.


  • Current state licensure in good standing as an Occupational Therapist.
  • Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) certification preferred but not required.
  • Minimum 1 year of experience as an Occupational Therapist, preferably with expertise in hand therapy.  New graduates are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Strong clinical skills in evaluating and treating hand and upper extremity conditions.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with patients, families, and healthcare professionals.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team.
  • Detail-oriented with exceptional organizational and time management abilities.
  • Proficient in using electronic medical record systems and related software.


  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
  • Continuing education opportunities and support for professional development.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Opportunities for career growth and advancement within the organization.

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