The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Acute Medicine, Oncology and Surgery

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The Occupational Therapy Team for Acute Medicine, Oncology and Surgery provides specialist Occupational Therapy for patients on our wards.

Occupational Therapy assessments and treatments focus on an individual patient’s functional abilities (including personal care and domestic skills). This may include provision of equipment, home environmental assessment and risk assessments. 

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The Occupational Therapy Team has a key role in enabling timely and safe discharges and working closely with community agencies to resolve housing requirements, supportive care packages and on-going rehabilitation.

Our work also includes supporting patients at the end of their lives to be discharged in a smooth and timely manner.

Contact us

Sarah Wright, Occupational Therapy Clinical Service Manager for Acute Medicine, Oncology, Surgery
Tel: 0113 2065138

Acute Medicine/Surgery Services - Chancellor Wing, St James’s University Hospital: 0113 2065138

Oncology Service - Bexley Wing, St James’s University Hospital: 0113 2067944