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St. Joseph health! - Summer 2014

Occupational Therapy

Our occupational therapy programs and services help patients regain functional independence in daily living activities, in the workplace and in the community. Our comprehensive services include:

Geriatric rehabilitation

Neurorehabilitation

Vestibular disturbances

SAFE program (fall prevention)

Orthopedics

Body Mechanics

Total Joint Class

Hand and upper extremity therapy

  • tendon/ligament injury
  • cumulative trauma/repetitive strain injury
  • musculoskeletal and orthopedic conditions
  • arthritic conditions
  • splinting (pre- and post-surgery)
  • upper extremity prosthetic/orthotic training
  • burns
  • pre- and post-surgery care

Work Injury Program

  • physical capacities evaluation
  • work site evaluations
  • job modifications
  • work conditioning
  • work hardening
  • ergonomic assessment
  • body mechanics
  • pre-employment screening

Lymphedema therapy

  • manual lymph drainage
  • custom garment fitting