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We are proud to be working with the NHS to relieve the pressure of the COVID-19 outbreak. During this time of unprecedented demand, our Hospital will help to provide the necessary support that the NHS needs to treat patients. We are now offering remote/ telephone appointments where appropriate. To make an appointment, please call: 0207 806 4060. Do NOT visit the Hospital if you have any flu like symptoms. Please self-isolate and call NHS 111. Click here for the latest information.

 

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy is an essential element in the rehabilitation of patients following an illness, operation or disability. This may cause people to experience difficulties with performing everyday activities.

Occupational Therapists can help maximise your independence to manage the activities that are important to you.


Contact info

Patients with a Request Form or letter of referral wishing to make an appointment should call us on: Tel –020 7806 4010; Fax – 020 7806 4081 or email us at: physiotherapy@hje.org.uk

Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

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Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy is an essential element in the rehabilitation of patients following an illness, operation or disability. This may cause people to experience difficulties with performing everyday activities. Occupational Therapists can help maximise your independence to manage the activities that are important to you.

Our Occupational Therapy Department provides a comprehensive service to hospital inpatients as well as domiciliary visits.

The department is staffed by state registered Occupational Therapists who specialises in neurological rehabilitation, palliative care, orthopaedics, general medicine, general surgery and dementia.

Services available: The Occupational Therapy Department at the Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth provides a wide range of assessments and treatments:

  • Facilitation of a safe discharge home
  • Assessment and treatment of functional difficulties
  • Domiciliary visits
  • Advice on home modification
  • Advice on and prescription of adaptive equipment
  • Teaching of alternative of compensatory techniques
  • Advice and education about specific care needs and how to arrange increased support at home
  • Specialist seating assessments
  • Wheelchair assessments
  • Falls management programme
  • Neurological assessments
  • Manual handling advice
  • Rehabilitation.

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