Hand Rehabilitation

Covenant Health

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Description
Provides treatment for people with hand injuries or problems.

Some injuries and conditions treated include:

  • broken hands or wrists
  • tendon repairs
  • nerve repairs
  • post-op Dupuytren's management
  • soft tissues injuries (e.g. dislocations, sprains)
  • repetitive strain injuries (e.g. tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome)
  • long-term problems (e.g. rheumatoid arthritis)

Services provided by an Occupational Therapist and may include:

  • splinting after hand injuries (e.g. broken bones, tendon repairs, dislocation injuries)
  • splinting for soft tissue or long-term problems (e.g. tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis)
  • splinting to support and maintain function
  • scar management

education about self-management of condition


Key Provider: occupational therapists (OTs), therapy assistants (TAs)
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: See below, Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information. Patients may self-refer.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.


Telephone
780-735-2757
Fax
780-735-2621
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: Yes,

There is a cost for splints. The splint must be paid for at the time of the appointment.




Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: N/A
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: Yes - Parking stalls, elevators and public transit is available.
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
November 7, 2023
Address
16940 87 Avenue
Edmonton, AB, T5R 4H5

This Covenant Health facility provides a range of healthcare services including a 24/7 emergency department.


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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM

Occupational Therapy services are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm.