Since 1917, Occupational Therapists have provided customized interventions designed to meet the specific goals of every individual. April is Occupational Therapy Month in the U.S. when we celebrate the importance of services for those regaining their ability to maintain safe and independent living.
Currently there are more than 100,000 Occupational Therapists throughout the United States working in a variety of settings including, hospitals, home healthcare agencies, nursing homes and assisted livings, outpatient clinics, and schools.
Home care Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants help patients recovering from surgery, illness, or injury and managing a chronic condition. Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio rehabilitation therapy services are geared to meet the specific needs of every patient.
VNA of Ohio's occupational therapy services include:
- Activities of daily living, including bathing, grooming and toileting
- Arm and hand function, strengthening, coordination
- Homemaking, leisure and work skills
- Joint protection / energy conservation tips
- Home assessments and modifications
- Coping and stress management
- Assertiveness training
- Interpersonal and social skills
- Recommendations for adaptive equipment
VNA of Ohio healthcare professionals provide a variety of rehabilitation therapy services in the comfort of each patient’s home. Services allow the individual to regain their health, independence and safety with dignity and in the comfort of their surroundings.
VNA of Ohio rehabilitation therapies extend to include Physical Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology, Lymphedema Therapy, and VitalStim® Swallowing Therapy, amongst other extensive specialty programs.
*Information repurposed from The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.
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Learn more about VNA of Ohio rehabilitation therapy services, or call us today at 1-877-698-6264.