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Physiotherapy

The hospital Physiotherapy Department is located on the second floor of the Health Centre. 
A sole charge Physiotherapist provides inpatient services to the hospital and a select amount of outpatient services to the community. 

Inpatient services:

The Physiotherapist  provides assessment and program design for identified patients on the Medical/Surgical and Continuing Care Unit.
Service is carried out by the Physiotherapist and/or the Physiotherapy Aide, depending upon the level of intervention identified.

Outpatient Services:

You may qualify for OHIP covered outpatient Physiotherapy Services if you meet the following:

                                          Outpatient Eligibility Criteria:               

                                                -If you have a recent injury, =less than 4 weeks old
                                                -if you have had a recent surgery for which you require Physiotherapy
                                                -if you are out of a cast, or immobilizer device for an injury or fracture

                               **If you meet one of the above criteria you require a signed referral from a doctor** 

You will NOT be seen if you have funding from:
                                                -Workers Compensation
                                                -Motor Vehicle Accident benefits
                                                -Private health insurance

**As your needs can be met at a Private Physiotherapy Clinic**

 

Otherwise:

You may choose to place your name on the outpatient waiting list. You will be called when your name reaches the top.

 

Contact Information:
Phone 905-774-7431
Physiotherapy Department-extension 1226
Monday-Friday 8am to 4pm

 

Haldimand War Memorial Hospital • Dunnville, Ontario • 905.774.7431