The Department of Occupational Therapy at Rush University Medical Center and Rush University is committed to teach, investigate and provide the very best quality health care. The department is grounded in the practitioner, teacher, investigator model with an emphasis on leadership and relationships with professional and societal communities. The department promotes excellence in addressing diversity in health care.
The Department of Occupational Therapy encompasses the academic and clinical areas. Both areas embrace the Rush ICARE values of Innovation, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect and Excellence to guide our mission and vision. The staff, students and volunteers of this department are committed to executing these values with compassion.