Rehab Patients can Access Equipment at their Bedside
Patients with mobility issues can now exercise their arms, wrists and shoulders while in bed instead of having to be moved to the gym in the Physiotherapy Department. A new, mobile arm ergometer unit, purchased through a Volunteer Association/Health Sciences Foundation Family CARE grant, is easily transported to a patient’s bedside for required cardiovascular strengthening and conditioning, increasing accessibility for these patients.
Referring a patient to Regional Cancer Care Northwest only takes one referral form that is faxed to a central number: (807) 346-8383. The services that physicians can access through our referral service include: