Good Shepherd Medical Center Snares 7th Consecutive CARF Accreditation

Longview, Texas-headquartered Good Shepherd Medical Center announces it recently received a 3-year accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for its Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital (Adults) program. It is reported as the seventh consecutive Three-Year Accreditation CARF has awarded to the facility.


AOTA 2014 “Hill Day” Set for Sept 15, Registration Deadline Aug 25

The American Occupational Therapy Association’s (AOTA) annual “Hill Day” is slated for September 15; potential attendees are invited to join occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and occupational therapy students from across the nation in Washington, DC, to advocate for the profession and communicate the value of occupational therapy.


AOTA Highlights Key OT Strategies To Improve Older Adult Safety

In a nod to May as Older Americans Month, the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) has spotlighted key strategies put into place by occupational therapy practitioners to reduce fall risk, increase community mobility, and help older adults engage in daily activities.


AOTA Conference & Expo Set for April 3 to 6

A total of 5,000 occupational therapy clinicians, educators, and students, are expected to attend the American Occupational Therapy Association’s 94th Annual Conference & Expo in Baltimore, Md.


AOTA Announces New Hires in Public Affairs Team

To further its ongoing advocacy for the profession of occupational therapy, the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) reports that it has added three new hires to its Public Affairs Team.