Lisa Sarazin, COTA

Solving problems and boosting safety are the focus of Lisa Sarazin’s work as an occupational therapy assistant. She wants her patients to be able leave the hospital with the confidence and knowledge of how to function safely at home.

Lisa has practiced at Adventist Health since 1990, after earning an associate degree in occupational therapy from Mount Hood Community College. She’s also certified in LSVT BIG, a specialized therapy for patients with Parkinson’s disease.

When she’s not helping patients, Lisa enjoys camping, cycling, reading, and watching movies. She rides in the Reach the Beach event every year to benefit the American Lung Association.

Kaitlin Gaspich, OTR/L

Kaitlin Gaspich leads with empathy and careful listening as she works to develop occupational therapy plans for her patients. Her passion is ensuring a smooth rehabilitation process for her patients during an acute care stay by coordinating with the treatment team, the patient and family members.

Gaspich earned her master’s degree in occupational therapy at University of Puget Sound. She works in neurological rehabilitation, with a focus on recovery from strokes and the visual system.

With a childhood spent in the Pacific Northwest, Gaspich enjoys camping, hiking and backpacking. She once walked 500 miles across Spain on the famous pilgrimage trail the Camino de Santiago.