Public Funded (OHIP) Physiotherapy

Ohip Physiotherapy clinic

Are you Eligible for Government-Funded Physiotherapy?

Public Funded Physiotherapy in Oshawa 

Step 1: If you have a valid OHIP card, you are eligible if you:


you have been discharged as an inpatient of a hospital after an overnight stay and require physiotherapy for the condition, illness or injury for which you were hospitalized: contact your doctor or nurse practitioner

receive income from Ontario Works or the Ontario Disability Support Program:  contact your doctor or nurse practitioner

are age 65 or older: contact your doctor or nurse practitioner

are age 19 and younger: contact your doctor or nurse practitoner

* If you are not listed above, the government will not cover your physiotherapy. 


Step 2: get a referral

If you need physiotherapy for medical reasons, your doctor or nurse practitioner 

will give you a referral. You need this referral to sign up for services.


*YOU MUST BRING YOUR REFERRAL TO YOUR FIRST ASSESSMENT FOR OHIP COVERAGE. FAILURE TO DO SO WILL RESULT IN THE RESCHEDULING OF YOUR APPOINTMENT.

Step 3:  Contact our clinic to schedule your initial assessment.  905-725-8359


 

Once you’ve you have booked an appointment at our clinic, bring your health card and your referral. It explains that you qualify for government-funded physiotherapy services.  


**Your referral may only be used at one clinic.


If you are not eligible to have your physiotherapy paid for, you can pay for your treatment.