VCH: Richmond Community – Continuing Health Services

City/Town:
Richmond
Site Address:

Richmond Hospital
7000 Westminster Highway
Richmond, B.C V6X 1A2

Facility Type:
Placement Category:
Northern or Rural Site?
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This is one of Vancouver Coastal Health’s many locations within BC. The Physiotherapy service that is provided here follows the organisation’s guiding principle of “people first.” Physiotherapists aim to provide the highest quality care to patients while creating a nurturing and supporting atmosphere for staff and students alike. We look forward to sharing our expertise and knowledge with you during your time with us.

Site Details

Placement Category: 

Outpatient

Facility Type:

Community Agency

Patient population description:

Patients with Osteoarthritis, patients being referred for hip or knee joint replacement, and Older Adults.

Physiotherapist expertise on site (special interests, degrees, certificates, etc.):

Provision of Physiotherapy services in home setting for a variety of conditions including Orthopedics, Neurology, Cadiorespiratory.

These types of learning opportunities may be available at this site:

Opportunity to collaborate with the interdisciplinary team in acute care and in the community and liaise with community resources.

Possible Interprofessional opportunities at this site:

OT,PT,RN, Surgeons, Case Managers, Social Workers, Home Support Workers.


For information on pre-placement requirements and orientation please refer to the specific health authority listing, found here.

If you need to update your current site profile please send an email with the updated information.