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OT Assistant

Pediatrics 248
Hospital and Pediatric Rehabilitation Services


  • Describe 5 characteristics of children's hospitals and the functions of OTs in these settings
  • Describe which types of children are commonly treated in hospital-based rehabilitation units, other specialized inpatient units, and outpatient therapy services
  • Describe OT interventions in children's hospitals, and examine what evidence exists to support interventions for children with common diagnoses
  • Outline 3 intervention approaches and 3 teaching strategies that are commonly used in pediatric rehabilitation
  • Describe how OTs establish collaborative relationships with other providers in interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary teams
  • Outline how OTs promote family participation in rehabilitation and address transition home as part of discharge planning

Joanne Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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