National Rehabilitation Hospital

Physiotherapist

Physitherapists at NRH work with each patient to develop specific therapy programmes which aim to:

  • Improve the person’s flexibility, strength, and exercise tolerance
  • Teach and help patients to practise skills and techniques to maximise functional ability and independence
  • Optimise mobility; assess for and presbribe mobility equipment as required
  • Treat and manage pain
  • Refer patients to other physiotherapy services within NRH, such as Sports and Fitness, or Hydrotherapy