New Rapid Access Spine Triage Program at VGH

Issue: BCMJ, vol. 60 , No. 6 , July August 2018 , Pages 291 News

The Rapid Access Spine Triage Program at the Brenda and David McLean Integrated Spine Clinic is a new service for patients with non-emergent spinal complaints. Working with medical practitioners and spine surgeons, senior advanced practice physiotherapists with spine-specific advanced training conduct clinical assessments and triage patients who need to see a surgeon. Referring physicians receive a detailed report, and patients requiring a surgical consultation are booked on an expedited basis. To refer a patient, use the referral form found at: www.vch.ca/Documents/Blusson-Spine-Centre-Referral-Form.pdf.

. New Rapid Access Spine Triage Program at VGH. BCMJ, Vol. 60, No. 6, July, August, 2018, Page(s) 291 - News.



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