Occupational therapists and assistants work with patients and their physician to identify how the most important activities of daily living factor into recovery. Good Samaritan Hospital strives for total support through education, counseling, and continuous encouragement.
Each patient is assessed, and a plan of care is developed in collaboration with the patient and his or her family.
Occupational therapy evaluation and treatment programs assist patients with the following conditions and diseases:
Treatment Options Include:
- Therapeutic exercise
- Neuromuscular re-education
- Self-care/home management training
- Safety procedures
- Adaptive equipment
- Orthotic management and training
A physician referral is needed to receive this service.
Preparing for Occupational Therapy
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Content Updated: December 5, 2014