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Occupational Therapist

Cardiac Rehabilitation - Occupational Therapist

What is an occupational therapist?

Occupational therapy is a healthcare profession that helps people with physical, developmental, or emotional disabilities lead independent, productive, and satisfying lives.

An occupational therapist, or OT, is part of the multidisciplinary rehabilitation team and often directs the following types of care:

Occupational therapists may practice in a variety of settings, including the following:

Occupational therapists hold undergraduate degrees and are certified by the American Occupational Therapy Association.

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