The Occupational Rehab Program (OR) is a therapeutic program designed to help individuals reintegrate into their previous working environment following an accident or injury.  Available Monday-Friday 7am-3pm. The OR team is comprised primarily of Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist and a Rehab Assistant.  Other team members include: Psychologists, Physician and a Dietitian.  The team works together to develop and execute an exercise program that will be meaningful to the client and will help them return to their previous employment or alternate employment. The program can tailored to the needs of the patient. The Occupational Therapist provide real or simulated work activities, pacing instruction, job site visits, return to work planning (GRTW), case management and pain management instruction. Pain management instruction is an important educational component of the OR Program.  This instruction include:  grading and pacing of activities, relaxation therapy, hot and cold packs, positive reinforcement, information on hurt vs harm and distraction therapy. The Physiotherapists focus on stretching, pool therapy, general conditioning/strengthening, light weight exercises, core strengthening, cardio and pain management.

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Occupational Rehab Program Brochure

Occupational Rehab Program Brochure

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Heritage Square (Assisted Living)
Occupational Rehab Program
Kamloops Seniors Health & Wellness Centre

#61-700 Tranquille Rd
Kamloops BC V2B 3H9

250-312-3290(main switchboard)
KGH Front Entrance
Occupational Rehab Program
Kelowna General Hospital

2268 Pandosy Street
Kelowna BC V1Y 1T2

250-862-4000(main switchboard)
Kelowna Research Centre
Occupational Rehab Program
Kelowna Seniors Health & Wellness Centre

505 Doyle avenue, Kelowna
Kelowna BC V1Y 0C5

250-469-7070 ext. 13459(main switchboard)

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