Tabatha Sorenson is an Occupational Therapist and Lead Assistive Technology Specialist at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals. She provides inpatient and outpatient services for individuals of all ages after illness or injury. Tabatha has 10 years of experience helping individuals regain access to computers, phones (landline, flip phone, and smart phone), environmental controls, and assisting speech language pathologists identify reliable access methods for patients to access alternative and augmented communication devices. Tabatha received her Certified Aging in Place Specialist certification from the National Home Builder’s Association in 2014. She analyzes home environments and provides accessibility recommendations to ensure our patients transition home safely, and as independent as possible. Tabatha has knowledge and experience with specialty equipment and mobility devices (such as power wheelchairs, specialty commodes/shower chairs, transfer lifts, etc) and the space needs of this equipment in the home environment, helping patients and families prepare space to accommodate new equipment. Tabatha completed her clinical doctorate training at Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, completing her doctoral component in the area of Assistive Technology across the life span. Tabatha is the Rehabilitation Engineering Clinical Program Leader. She assists in connecting patients/clinicians with our Rehabilitation Engineer to develop customized solutions to solve unmet needs. Tabatha informs the rehabilitation team on the clinical application and use of newly developed products from the Rehabilitation Engineering Center.