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.

Topic areas include:

  • Symptom management and coping
  • How to manage daily functions, pain and fatigue
  • Exercise and physical activity coaching

Splinting, adaptive equipment, and advice about footwear and orthotics is also offered.

Access

Referral

A rheumatologist referral is required.

Location(s) offering this service

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Surrey Memorial Hospital
13750 96th Avenue
Surrey