Occupational Therapy

The Occupational Therapy Service at Newton-Wellesley Hospital includes both Outpatient and Inpatient Occupational Therapy Services. Our qualified therapists specialize in the evaluation and treatment of adult, geriatric, and pediatric rehabilitation needs. The focus of occupational therapy is to help individuals regain or develop skills needed for independence when functional impairments interfere with their ability to engage in valued activities of daily living in the home and community.

Outpatient Occupational Therapy Service
If you are having difficulties when managing everyday activities after an injury or illness, your physician may recommend occupational therapy. Our occupational therapists provide the following services on an outpatient basis:

Inpatient Occupational Therapy Service
During your inpatient stay, your physician may request an occupational therapy consult for you. Our occupational therapists are skilled at providing the following services on an inpatient basis:

Helpful Links
The American Occupational Therapy Association
Massachusetts Association for Occupational Therapy

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Events

10/27: Community Forum on Ebola Preparedness

Medical experts from Newton-Wellesley, the city of Newton, and Mass General will present about ebola, with a Q&A session. Mon, Oct. 27, NWH Shipley Auditorium - 7:00 to  8:30 pm
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10/28: Free Running Clinic

Join us on Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 6:00-8:00 pm in the Shipley Auditorium at Newton-Wellesley Hospital for a free presentation for beginner and intermediate runners. Registration required.
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News

"Top Doctors"

Boston Magazine featured Newton-Wellesley Hospital in their annual “Top Doctors” issue as a top community hospital outside of Boston.
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US News and World Report

US News and World Report has ranked Newton-Wellesley Hospital 16th in Massachusetts.
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