What is *Active Rehab?
It is a service Provided by a Physical Therapy Assistant under the direction and supervision of the Physiotherapist.
This is a form of rehabilitation for patients who are looking to continue with their treatment plans through exercises along with education/supervision.
- Functional Training
- 1 on 1 supervised strength and conditioning
- Facilitate education and implement exercise programs
A PTA works to implement the treatment set out by the physiotherapist to improve the overall functional ability. For example but not limited education stretching strengthening and overall functional conditioning.
*In many cases, this service may be covered under your extended health benefits under Physiotherapy services.