Stroke/Neurological Rehabilitation Program - How To Access

Referrals to the program come from acute care settings and from the community.

All referrals are carefully assessed by a nurse clinician and eligibility is based on meeting admission criteria.

Admissions are prioritized based on patient's needs and available program resources.

Admission criteria

  • Diagnosis of stroke/other neurological condition, excluding Spinal Cord Injury and Acquired Brain Injury
  • Needs cannot be met with community services
  • Potential for functional and/or neurological improvement
  • Patient must be medically stable and have sufficient endurance to participate in various therapies
  • Patient must require services of a professional interdisciplinary team
  • Patient must have achievable rehabilitation goals
  • Patient must be willing to participate in the program
  • A discharge plan following rehabilitation must be in place prior to admission