Provides an outpatient clinic for adults newly diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. Focus of treatment is on active self-management during three to four sessions per year, up to a maximum of two years, working with an occupational and physical therapist.
Located in the Rehabilitation Department, B Building basement level.
Parking and Transportation
|Parking rate||East lot||South lot||Critical care||Creekside||Emergency||Shirley Dean|
|Each additional hour||$3.50||$3.50||$3.50||$3.25||$3.50||$3.00|
|Evenings / weekends||$5.25||$5.25||$5.25||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|Seniors 1-week permit||$70.25||$70.25||$70.25||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|Seniors 1-month permit||$140.75||$140.75||$140.75||n/a||n/a||n/a|
*If you have difficulty paying for parking, financial hardship permits may be available on a case-by-case basis. Please talk to your unit social worker for more information or contact Parking Administration at 604-930-5440 (Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.) or email LMCParking@fraserhealth.ca.
Hours of operation
Open weekdays Monday to Friday, with some evening and Saturday appointments available.
Adults aged 18 and over diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis within one year, living in the Fraser Health Authority region; and not under care of the Yard clinic or related to an open WCB or ICBC case. Individual must have sufficient attention, cognition, and insight to set self-management goals.
Rheumatologist referral accepted only; redirects from other arthritis centres accepted if the original referral is from rheumatology.
No fee for therapist services; fees may apply for specialized splints and or adaptive equipment.