What is online Occupational Therapy?
Online Occupational Therapy is a method of receiving an occupational therapy assessment through telehealth mechanism. We can complete the assessment through online video conferening or through application on smart phones.
Online Occupational Therapy in Australia is an effective and reasonable solution to receiving OT therapy where face to face options are challenging.
At Allied Health 2U we understand that being isolated can make it difficult to access quality care. Our Occupational therapists are able to provide a very similar experience to Face- to-Face services and utilises the same processes. Occupational therapists will certainly be able to prescribe equipment and make recommendations following a telehealth consultation.
With this in mind, we offer therapy most commonly in two ways:
Video Conferecing Occupational Therapy
What are the benefits of
online Occupational Therapy?
You can access online Occupational Therapy from anywhere!
Have full confidence that the information you are getting is professional!
Occupational Therapy Report can be provided
When you have an online occupational therapy consultation we will be able to provide a report as well as recommendations on equipment which are tailored for you.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I claim Online Occupational Therapy sessions under my private health fund ?
Many private health insurers cover Occupational Therapy services as part of their ‘extras’ cover. Please contact your insurer to see whether you are covered and what rebate you might receive.
What about Medicare EPC and NDIS coverage (Australian Customers Only)?
NDIS accepts telehealth as a valid service which can be included in your Occupational therapy management plan.
Currently Medicare does not cover online Occupational therapy.