RIS ID

84984

Publication Date

2013

Publication Details

J. T. Capell & J. P. Dawber, AROC Ambulatory National Report, January 2012 - December 2012 (Australasian Rehabilitation Outcomes Centre, Australian Health Services Research Institute, Wollongong, Australia, 2013).

Abstract

Definition of ambulatory rehabilitation

  • Starts with a multi-disciplinary assessment
  • Is multi-disciplinary, but all therapies may not be delivered concurrently
  • Is goal oriented - includes goal setting and review
  • The program of care is time limited
  • Is delivered in an ambulatory setting, either centre or community based
  • Ambulatory rehabilitation may occur as: - The continuation of an inpatient episode of rehabilitation - A rehabilitation program provided solely in an ambulatory setting

Link to publisher version (URL)

Australasian Rehabilitation Outcomes Centre

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