Osler’s health care team is made up of many different health care professionals who work together to provide patient-inspired health care to the communities we serve.
Working alongside doctors and nurses, Osler’s talented professional practice staff play an important role in providing patient-inspired care. From making sure patients are meeting their nutrition goals to providing essential physical therapies to conducting diagnostic tests to supporting families in times of crisis, our professional practice teams are an incredible force who contribute so much.
Osler’s vast professional practice community is made up of 22 different health disciplines. If you’ve ever been in one of Osler’s hospitals for care, you will have come into contact with a member of our professional practice staff, such as:
• Diagnostic Imaging Technologists
• Recreational Therapists
• Occupational Therapists
• Registered Dietitians
• Speech Language Pathologists
• Occupational Therapy Assistants
• Registered Respiratory Therapists
• Physiotherapy Assistants
• Crisis Workers
• Medical Laboratory Technologists
• Social Workers
• Respiratory Therapy Assistants
• Communication Disorders Assistants
• Medical Laboratory Assistants
• Pharmacy Technicians
• Pathology Assistants
• Behavioural Consultants
• Research Analysts
From September 21 to 25, we celebrated Professional Practice Week and saluted the amazing work these teams do to help patients achieve their health goals so they can return home. The planning committee arranged some excellent activities to educate and engage everyone at Osler as we celebrated the work of these teams.
I am extremely proud of all the professional practice teams at Osler and their tremendous dedication to providing the best possible care to those we serve. On behalf of everyone at Osler, THANK YOU for all that you do!