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Samantha Tkac

Designation:

Occupational Therapist

Department:

CNAR - Illawarra,Illawarra

ILLAWARRA

Samantha graduated from James Cook University Townsville in 2002 with a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy.

On graduation Samantha worked at Cairns Base Hospital gaining experience with varied specialities such as burns, hand therapy, stroke, TBI, spinal injury and general acute care.  Samantha has worked within the Sydney Local Health District Hospitals and has held Senior Roles in Orthopaedic and Hand Therapy as well as Aged Care and Rehabilitation.  This extensive experience has allowed her to gain expertise in ADL assessments, home assessment, home modifications, ADL retraining, equipment prescription, case management and health promotion / functional education.

Samantha has worked in a teaching role for the University of Sydney Masters Occupational Therapy program, teaching Biomechanical and Sensorimotor strategy subjects and guest lecturing in hand therapy and splinting.

Samantha is on the icare care needs assessor panel and is able to see clients in the Illawarra.

Position: Occupational Therapist
AHRPA Reg: OCC0001727942
Accreditations: icare Care Needs Assessor (Panel)