Poster Session
Issue Date: August 2020
Published Online: August 01, 2020
Updated: September 09, 2020
Telehealth and Home-Health Occupational Therapy: Patients’ Perceived Satisfaction With and Perception of Occupational Performance
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Total Rehabilitation Specialists, Inc., North Royalton, OH, USA
Article Information
Advocacy / Health and Wellness / Professional Issues / Assessment/Measurement
Poster Session   |   August 01, 2020
Telehealth and Home-Health Occupational Therapy: Patients’ Perceived Satisfaction With and Perception of Occupational Performance
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2020, Vol. 74, 7411500063. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S1-PO8405
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2020, Vol. 74, 7411500063. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S1-PO8405
Abstract

Date Presented 03/28/20

There is a need for immediate focus on options for OT utilization and practice patterns in home healthcare. New payment models have agencies looking at alternative ways to manage costs efficiently without sacrificing care. Telehealth is not a new concept, but the use in traditional home care is emerging. This study explored the combination of on-site and telehealth visits on the participants’ overall perception of and satisfaction with improvement in occupational performance.

Primary Author and Speaker: Missi Zahoransky