Occupational Therapy Service

The Occupational Therapy service within North Bristol NHS Trust provides high quality, efficient and patient centred services to achieve the best possible outcomes for all individuals who are referred.

There are around 90 occupational therapists working within a majority of the specialities within the trust, providing excellent care for inpatients and outpatients.

The services covered are:

  • General Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Care of the Elderly (Acute & rehab)
  • Rheumatology
  • Palliative Care
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurology
  • Burns & Plastics
  • Trauma and elective Orthopaedics
  • Upper Limb Rehabilitation
  • Day Hospital
  • Stroke Rehabilitation/ Stroke outreach
  • Rheumatology
  • Dementia Services

Occupational Therapy Outpatient services include:

  • Rheumatology
  • Scar Management
  • Burns and Plastics
  • Upper limb rehabilitation for wrist/hand fractures
  • Upper limb prosthetics
  • Wheelchair Services