Hospital DischargeTransition Hospital to Home
Our OTs will consult with the hospital discharge team to ensure the appropriate equipment and supports are in place for a safe discharge home. Once home, OT services can continue to develop a community based rehabilitation team and facilitate return to pre-injury activities.
Community ActivationImproving activity tolerance
OT services to structure a balanced week of therapeutic activity to improve physical, emotional and/or cognitive functioning in the community. Our therapists are familiar with local community resources and professionals available to expedite the recovery process.
Cognitive RehabilitationRemedial & Compensatory Strategies
Our therapists are specifically trained to assess and develop cognitive rehabilitation programs using the latest in evidence based practice and technology. Remedial programs to target attention, memory, processing and executive functioning are developed and implemented within the home setting. Compensatory strategies are taught to improve thinking skills and daily functioning.
Return to WorkGradual re-entry
Our therapists will expertly plan a medically approved graduated return to work or school, to enable a sustainable return to productive activity. Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCE) are conducted, in-clinic, to determine physical readiness to return to work. Work site visits are performed to review job demands, ergonomics and implementation of strategies, as needed.
Pediatric ServicesHospital to Home to School
Occupational therapy can help children with various needs improve their cognitive, physical, sensory, and motor skills and enhance their self-esteem and sense of accomplishment. As consultants, we may start with communicating the the hospital or inpatient rehabilitation team to facilitate a transition home. Once home, the occupational therapist may opt to perform standardized testing to assist in developing a community based treatment plan. The OT will work closely with the parents to set up other community services and supports that may be required to return to school.
Due to the depth and breadth of our collective experience, our occupational therapists are retained to provide case management service to ensure an injured individual is receiving adequate supports and rehabilitation services to facilitate optimal recovery. An occupational therapy assessment is performed, medically justified recommendations are made, services and equipment are arranged with regular monitoring to optimize daily functioning and return to meaningful activities.