Occupational Therapy - Cheltenham General Hospital

Description

Should you be referred to an Occupational Therapist in Cheltenham General Hospital you will be offered specialist assessment and they will ensure your rehabilitation needs are met. Working with you, the Occupational Therapist will ensure your timely and safe discharge from hospital, as part of a multi disciplinary team and in line with the trust discharge policy. If you are on the waiting list for a hip replacement you may be seen by the OT team, shortly before the date of your operation. You may be referred to the OT Team as an outpatient if you have one of the conditions, listed below. Experienced hand trauma, e.g. tendon rupture, fractures, dislocations, multiple injuries ; Had an elective surgical procedure e.g. Joint replacement, Dupuytrens, tendon transfers, and fusions; Rheumatological conditions; Complex regional pain syndrome; Tennis elbow; Congenital hand deformity; Hand conditions e.g. tenosynovitis.

Service Details

Locations:
Cheltenham General Hospital, Sandford Road, Cheltenham, GL53 7AN (directions displayed on map)
Organisation:
Gloucestershire Hospitals - Occupational Therapy
Service Type:
NHS and Health Services
Website:

Further Contact Information

Contact Notes:

Referral by other health professional

Venue Information

Details about the Venue:

Facilities are accessible for all users

Time and Date Information

Opening Times:

Monday to Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm

Cost Information

Costs:

Free at the point of delivery

Additional Information

Areas Served:
  • Cheltenham
  • Cotswold
Other areas covered:

Service focus

Catering for:
Inpatients who have complex needs, outpatients with the conditions listed, and those awaiting hip replacements

This page was last updated on 20 November 2017

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Contact Details

Contact Name:
Mrs Gill Donovan
Address:
Physiotherapy Dept, Therapy Service, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Great Western Road, Gloucester, GL1 3NN
Telephone:
0300 422 8938

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