Covenant Health

Stroke Early Supported Discharge


Description
In home therapy offered to stroke survivors to assist them in their recovery immediately after the event or 1 year or more post-stroke, if they continue to have challenges.

This program provides in-home therapy to stroke survivors who have been referred from hospital upon discharge. This program is intended for clients with mild to moderate deficits due to a recent stroke.

Community Rehabilitation (CR) provides in home therapy to stroke survivors who are at risk for needing increased care due to a previous stroke (1 year or more)

In both programs, clients actively participate in setting goals for their therapy, which may continue up to 8 weeks. Stroke specialists also provide support with overcoming barriers, reintegration within the community and transfer of care to outpatient rehabilitation and/or community services for continued support.

Key Provider: occupational therapists (OTs), physical therapists (PTs), speech-language pathologists (SLPs), recreation therapists, registered nurses (RNs), social workers, therapy assistants
Eligibility
Yes, Early Supported Discharge (ESD) - must have had a recent stroke (within the past 3 months)Community Rehabilitation (CR) - must have had a stroke 1 year+ and be at risk for requiring increased levels of care in the community.
Application Process
Referral Process: Yes,

Referral by a physician/or other professional required.



Waiting Period: N/A,
Telephone
780-679-3109
Fax
780-679-2847
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: N/A
Documents Required

Referral by a physician/or other professional required.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: Yes - Ambulance Bay
Last Updated On
August 14, 2015
Address
4607 53 Street
Camrose, AB, T4V 1Y5

This Covenant Health facility provides a range of healthcare services including a 24/7 emergency department. The Camrose Community Cancer Centre is located within this facility.


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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:15 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:15 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:15 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:15 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:15 PM