Aged care occupational therapy

Occupational therapists for our aged care home

At Oxa Care, our dedicated occupational therapist provides essential aged care services designed to enhance everyday life for our residents. Our skilled occupational therapists specialise in addressing the unique needs of the elderly, promoting independence and well-being in their daily activities.

Occupational therapy in our aged care home

In our aged care home, our team of aged care occupational therapists are committed to promoting the well-being and independence of our residents. Our aged care occupational therapists are trained to assess and address the unique needs of elderly individuals, focusing on enhancing their quality of life. 

Through a combination of mental health exercises and physical therapy, our occupational therapists work closely with aged care residents to improve cognitive function, emotional well-being, and overall mobility.

At Oxa Care, occupational therapy is a service and a vital component of our commitment to holistic care. By addressing both mental and physical aspects, our dedicated occupational therapists play a crucial role in fostering a supportive environment where our aged care residents can lead fulfilling and enriched lives.

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Why choose Oxa Care?

Choose Oxa Care for unparalleled aged care services that prioritise holistic well-being. Our state-of-the-art aged care facility provides a supportive and enriching environment and specialised services such as occupational therapy in aged care, ensuring personalised and comprehensive care. With a commitment to enhancing our residents' quality of life, Oxa Care is a trusted choice for compassionate and tailored elderly care.

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Oxa Care understands that selecting an aged care home is a substantial financial and emotional commitment. We aid families in finding the most fitting pricing option for their loved ones, providing rooms with daily fees that are up to 33% more affordable compared to other aged care providers in Melbourne.

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Frequently asked questions

We get asked many questions about our occupational therapy services, so we’ve provided the answers to some of our most asked questions.

How does occupational therapy help residents?

Occupational therapy enhances residents' overall well-being in aged care settings. Occupational therapists focus on personalised interventions, addressing physical and mental aspects to improve residents' abilities to engage in daily activities. Through techniques like joint protection and tailored exercises, occupational therapy aims to promote independence and optimise the quality of life for each resident.

Do residents receive personalised occupational therapy sessions?

Absolutely. Our residents benefit from personalised occupational therapy sessions tailored to their specific needs. Our dedicated occupational therapist assesses individual abilities, challenges, and goals, crafting unique interventions to enhance residents' independence and comfort in their daily activities within our aged care home.

What are some examples of occupational therapy activities occupational?

Occupational therapy activities vary based on residents' needs but often include exercises to improve mobility, coordination, and cognitive functions. These activities may involve joint protection techniques and customised physical and mental health exercises. The goal is to empower residents to maintain or regain their ability to perform daily tasks and activities they enjoy.

How does occupational therapy collaborate with other healthcare services?

Our occupational therapy services are integral to a holistic approach to resident care. Occupational therapists collaborate closely with other healthcare services in our facility, ensuring seamless care coordination. This collaboration helps address residents' comprehensive needs, promoting physical well-being and mental and emotional health.

Can family members get involved in the occupational therapy process?

Yes, we encourage family members to actively participate in the occupational therapy process. Collaborating with family members helps our occupational therapists gain valuable insights into residents' preferences, goals, and daily routines. This involvement ensures a more holistic and personalised approach to care, fostering a supportive environment for the well-being of our residents in aged care settings.

Occupational therapists in residential aged care facilities

Occupational therapists play a vital role in residential aged care facilities by assessing and addressing the unique needs of elderly residents. They focus on enhancing residents' independence in daily activities, employing interventions including mobility exercises, cognitive training, and joint protection techniques. Occupational therapists collaborate with other healthcare professionals to ensure a holistic approach, promoting the overall well-being and quality of life for elderly individuals in residential aged care settings.

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