The GTA Rehab Network has developed a standardized outpatient rehabilitation model of care for total joint replacement patients to ensure they experience a smooth transition from acute care to outpatient rehabilitation. A variety of forms and tools support the model.
|Outpatient Rehab Model, Tools and Resources|
|Guideline for TJR Pre-Operative Processes (Rev. Nov 2019)||This guideline includes processes in the pre-operative, acute care admission and outpatient rehabilitation phases; pre-operative triage considerations for referral to outpatient/inpatient rehabilitation; and referral criteria for Home and Community Care.|
|TJR Outpatient Rehab Process Maps (Rev. Feb 2018)||These process maps include responsibilities for acute care and inpatient rehabilitation to support the smooth transition of patients to outpatient rehabilitation.|
|Outpatient Rehab Referral for Hip, Knee or Shoulder Surgery (September 2020)||This outpatient rehab referral form for hip, knee, and shoulder replacement or revision includes a listing of GTA Rehab Network member hospitals within the GTA that accept external referrals.|
GTA Rehab Network Hip and Knee Bundled Care Outcome Reporting Form (March 2020)
Version A - Bundle provider to indicate if outcomes have been met for each individual outcome criterion.
Version B - Bundle provider to indicate if overall outcomes have been met.
One of the standardized outcome reporting forms is to be completed by bundle providers if requested by bundle holders when:
|TJR Outpatient Rehab Follow-Up Form (June 2014)||This form supports the communication between the outpatient rehabilitation physiotherapist and the client's orthopaedic surgeon.|
|GTA LHIN-funded Transportation Options (September 2020)||A resource listing for use in assisting patients requiring transportation to outpatient rehab.|
|Listing of Outpatient Rehab Programs that Accept Hip, Knee or Shoulder Surgery External Referrals (September 2020)||This comprehensive listing identifies outpatient rehab programs across the GTA that will accept external referrals for outpatient rehab following hip, knee, and shoulder replacement or revision.|