Intermediate care and rehabilitation

Intermediate care and rehabilitation

This service provides a link between acute care and the community: a longer period of supervised care and recovery for older persons, persons with compromised health status and those with co-morbid disorders.


What is the purpose of in-patient transitional care?

  • To facilitate optimal recovery from acute illness
  • To decrease complications of a long-term condition
  • To equip patients with the necessary skills to regain independence with activities of daily living (ADL)
  • The ultimate goal is to discharge the patient back home, or to an alternative supported living environment


The facility provides

  • Post-acute, restorative and palliative care
  • All care based on comprehensive assessments
  • The development of a structured care plan, including active therapy and appropriate treatment interventions
  • A multidisciplinary team, consisting of professionals and mid-level workers, provides the services