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Jennifer Baker, OTR/L


Jennifer Baker, OTR/L

Education

  • The Ohio State University, B.S. in Allied Health Professions, Occupational Therapy, 1999

Certifications

  • Registered and Licensed Occupational Therapist (OTR/L)
     
  • BLS, Basic Life Support

Experience

Jennifer is a licensed Occupational Therapist with 16 years professional experience working in a variety of clinical settings. The most recent being acute care at Ohio State Wexner Medical Center. Being at a level 1 trauma center, she has experience working with orthopedic, plastic surgery, trauma and burn patients. She has worked at the internationally accredited Wexner Medical Burn Center for the past 9 years as lead therapist specializing in treatment of wounds, scar management, prevention of contracture and splinting of the upper extremity. She has presented to PM&R staff, RN staff, PT/ OT students and rehab staff on burn rehabilitation and developed an in-house burn competency program. She joins the Hand Center to continue focus on rehabilitation of the upper extremity and work toward Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) certification.

Jennifer can be reached at the Hand and Upper Extremity Center at 614-366-HAND.