My COVID experience – Naomi Lean: COVID Rehab Team – A Coming Together

Fantastic piece. Rehab is SO important

University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust

June 08bOccupational Therapist, Naomi Lean has shared her experience of being part of a new multidisciplinary team in the face of COVID-19. 

My name is Naomi, I have worked as an Occupational Therapist (OT) at University Hospitals Plymouth (UHP) within Emergency Care (EC) since 2004, during this time I have seen many changes and the therapy team has grown hugely.  I am now lucky to be one of the OT team leads for this area and I love the work that I do.  I have often thought that I could not work anywhere else, but I was about to be proven wrong.

At the beginning of March the hospital started to prepare for receiving and caring for COVID patients.  I have never seen so much change in such a short space of time with everyone working so hard to make it all happen.  We started to see patients arriving at UHP…

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