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Canadian SCI Rehabilitation Introduction

Edmonton | Site Profiles Spinal Cord Injury Program, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Alberta Health Services With a focus on education, self-management and secondary prevention, this program comprises a 15-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit and outpatient services, as well as individual and group treatments. Adults over the age of 18 with traumatic/non-traumatic SCI are served in the Edmonton zone, northern Alberta, northern British Columbia and the Northwest Territories. Members of the inpatient/outpatient SCI program include physiatrists, nurses, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, therapy assistants, psychologists, recreational therapists and assistants, social workers and dietitians. Consultation is also available for pastoral care, sexual health, urodynamics, feeding and swallowing, seating, orthotics, assistive technology, spasticity, and driver evaluation and training. Glenrose’s SCI program has a strong partnership with the Canadian Paraplegic Association, the Spinal Cord Injury Treatment Centre Society and the Steadward Centre. EDMONTON | SITE PROFILES 23


Canadian SCI Rehabilitation Introduction
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