Physical therapists provide services that help restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit the physical disabilities of patients suffering from injuries or disease. They restore, maintain, and promote fitness and health.
Occupational therapist assistants work under the direction of occupational therapists to provide rehabilitative services to persons with mental, physical, emotional, or developmental impairments. The ultimate goal is to improve clients’ quality of life and ability to perform daily activities.
Coffey Health System partners with the Overdose
Data Action Program to provide education about alternatives to opioid
medications. Opioids are a family of highly addictive drugs including
prescription painkillers such as hydrocodone, oxycodone, and morphine,
as well as illicit drugs like heroin. Studies find that pain management
can be achieved through safer alternatives. Please click on the link (at
left) to learn more about non-opioid treatment options to discuss with