Therapists work very closely with other professionals to ensure patients are safely discharged from hospital with the correct levels of care. There are various services within occupational health such as: Acute Stroke and Rehabiliation, Care of the Elderly, Interface Team, Medical and Surgical, Rheumatology and Trauma and Orthopaedic Occupational Therapy.
South Tyneside District Hospital:
Hand Clinic: 0191 4041000 ext.3091
Orthopaedic Surgical: 0191 4041000 ext.3104 Bleep 284
Acute Medicine: 0191 4041000 ext.3102/3 Bleep 102
Elderly Care: 0191 4041000 ext 2525/2530
Sunderland Royal Hospital: 0191 5656256 extension 42412
South Tyneside District Hospital: Harton Lane, South Shields, NE34 0PL
Sunderland Royal Hospital: The Occupational Therapy Department is located in Entrance 8 Rehabilitation at Sunderland Royal Hospital.
Divisional General Manager: Jackie Butterworth
Clinical Director: Mary Spearman