Mentor: Allison E. Cover, M.S., OTRL/L
Bio: Hello! My name is Allison and I am an occupational therapist. I graduated from Misericordia University in 2018 with a Bachelors of Science in Health Science, Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy, minor in psychology, and a pediatric specialization. I started my career in acute care rehabiliation in a large, 475 bed hospital. After one year, I moved to a new area and started my career in geriatrics in a CCRC. I work through a contracted rehabilitation company, HealthPRO-Heritage. I am responsible for evaluations, progress notes, recertifications, discharge summaries, and daily treatment notes through Optima.
Current primary professional role: Occupational therapist.
Discipline: Occupational therapy
State license: Pennsylvania: #OC015781
NBCOT license: 404603
Areas of Expertise: Geriatrics, acute care rehabilitation, Optima documentation.
Teaching philosophy: I believe that learning is a continuous process. No matter how old one is or how long one has been working in this field, I truly believe that new learning is possible for everyone and at every stage in their career. I want to help others learn while learning alongside of each other about all their is to this holistic career of occupational therapy.