What is aged care physiotherapy?

Aged care physiotherapy is a tailored physiotherapy service specifically designed for the requirements of nursing homes and elderly patients.

Aged care physiotherapy service

Our Leap Health Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Centre aged care physiotherapy service ensures nursing homes regulations and requirements are met whilst providing the highest physiotherapy treatment to each individual patient.

Manual handling in aged care facilities

As well as providing physiotherapy services to elderly patients, Leap Health Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Centre also provide training for both clinical and non-clinical staff working in aged care facilities.

The mandatory training focuses on teaching safe manual handling techniques to all staff thus minimising the risk of injury at work.

Your aged care physiotherapy experience

Our Leap Health Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Centre staff have the experience and expertise to get you back to full function as soon as possible and are committed to providing you the following service:

  • Practical and hands-on treatment to get you back to full function as quickly as possible
  • Education and self management strategies minimising your reliance on us in the future
  • Professionalism from all staff who genuinely care about your health and wellbeing

Find out more

For further information on aged care physiotherapy manual handling please contact our aged care co-ordinator Hilary Cromer on (03) 6229 3005.

For further information about Leap Health Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Centres see our New Town, Kingston, Rosny Park, Huonvilleservices, staff, FAQ, blog or contact us pages.