Referral Criteria: Medical referral for patients with any recent musculoskeletal or neurological condition that affects their ability to manage activities of daily living or a recent decline in function requiring occupational therapy. Patients must be able to attend therapy appointments at the hospital and must not be receiving Occupational Therapy Services in the community.
Type of Service: Designed to optimize independence in activities of daily living including self-care, productivity and leisure. Referrals are accepted for patients with a variety of musculoskeletal or neurological conditions. Therapists meet with patients to assess their level of function in activities of daily living, make recommendations for equipment, strategies and adaptive devices and educate the patient and significant others.