Allied Health

Occupational Therapy Department

Mid North Coast Local Health District

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About Us

Occupational therapists assist people to develop or regain skills needed for the activities (or occupations) of daily living. Occupations might include self-care, leisure, independent living or work activities. Occupational therapists promote participation in daily occupations by building people’s skills and capacity, providing education, providing assistive equipment and modifying environments. MNCLHD Occupational Therapy Departments provide services for inpatients and outpatients. Inpatient services are established to cover: Medical Ward Surgical Ward Children’s Ward Acute geriatric evaluation & management Stroke Unit Medical Assessment Unit Rehabilitation Wards. Outpatient services include: Post acute hospital care Hand therapy Paediatrics Neurological rehabilitation. Referral Process: Referral is required from a General Practitioner or Clinical Specialist, other treating health practitioner.

Quick Facts About The Region

Kempsey Hospital is located in the suburb of West Kempsey, the council of Kempsey and the federal electorate of Cowper.