Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy

Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Island Health

You may be referred to a Physical Therapist (PT) or Occupational Therapist (OT) if you:

  • have a physicial disability
  • are recovering from surgery or a stay in hospital
  • need rehabilitation or therapy to stay at home. 

They will work with you to maintain or improve your physical independence and safety.

General Information on Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy

Referral Required?
Not required

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South Island and Gulf Islands Home Support Transition

On November 1, 2019, home support services that were previously delivered by Beacon Community Services transitioned to Island Health.

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Island Health Magazine Fall 2019

The fall issue of Island Health magazine includes articles on Active Transportation, Recovery Success Stories and Handling Bats. This issue also features articles on Handling the Holidays including the Importance of Self-Care and Lightening up your Holiday Dinner.

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​​​​​​​Port Alice Health Centre service model announced

​​​​​​​Port Alice Health Centre service model announced

Island Health is pleased to announce a new service delivery model for Port Alice, based on recent conversations with the Village Council, Port Alice Health Forum and community members.

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