The Occupational Therapist (OT) is assigned to Rehab Services Section of the Alexandria VA Medical Center. The OT serves as part of a team to help homeless Veterans attain and sustain housing. The OT provides services to the veteran population that are assigned to the Healthcare for Homeless Veterans (HCHV) HUD-VASH Supportive Housing Program. These services may include the following: providing clinical services, education and training, clinical consultation, supervision, and administration.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.