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What are Rehabilitation Services?

Rehabilitation services aim to help patients return to the highest level of function and independence possible, while improving the overall quality of life - physically, emotionally and socially.  Patients receiving such services include those who have suffered a stroke, traumatic brain injury or spinal cord injury as well as orthopedic patients, amputee patients, patients with neurological disorders and burn patients.

What I need to know

Admission to a Rehabilitation program is determined by the rehabilitation team according to established admission criteria.

A patient's rehabilitation may consist of a team that includes all or a combination of any of the following: physiatrist, family physician, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, speech-language pathologist, social worker, dietitian, nurse manager, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, ward clerk and physician administrative support.

Facilities and programs offering this service:
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