National Rehabilitation Hospital

Prosthetic, Orthotic and Limb Absence Rehabilitation (POLAR) Demographics & Activity 2013

90 persons were discharged in 2013 from the Inpatient POLAR Programme

Pre-hospital HSE areas of residence of patients discharged from the POLAR Programme – 2013
HSE Dublin Mid Leinster 51%
HSE Dublin North East 12%
HSE South 09%
HSE West 28%
Age Profile of patients discharged from the POLAR Programme in 2013
Average age 63 years
Lower age range 21 years (in the Adult Service)
Higher age range 89 years