Occupational therapists with Partners HealthCare at Home help restore the ability to perform activities of daily living and tasks in the home and work environment. They treat conditions that are mentally, physically, developmentally or emotionally disabling, and teach patients how to regain skills or compensate for permanent loss of function.
Conditions treated with occupational therapy include:
- Arm/wrist/hand injuries or surgery
- Joint replacements
- Stroke or neurological diseases and injuries
- Patients with impaired self-care ability