Amputee Services - Caulfield Hospital (VIC)

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Caulfield Hospital is a 500 bed acute medical and surgical, rehabilitation and extended care hospital.It provides rehabilitation for adult amputees of all ages. The program is directed towards the acquisition of skills that enable patients to return home and function as independently as possible within the community. Both upper and lower limb amputees are managed on an inpatient and outpatient basis. Vocational and avocational prosthetic devices can be custom made and training supplied, to enable the client to return to or participate in high level activities including competitive sports The amputee unit holds weekly medical and prosthetic review clinics for outpatients. An amputee handbook is available on request. The team members of this unit form a resource network for other hospitals and the community at large.

Contact
Contact name: 
Colin Aburn
Phone 1: 
(03) 90766261
Fax: 
(03) 90766246
Address
Postal Address: 
260 - 294 Kooyong Road
CAULFIELD
3162
Access
Access facilities: 
Wheelchair access
Opening hours: 
8.30am to 5.00pm
Disabilities: 
Physical disabilities, amputations
Activities: 
Provision of clinical and technical services for the provision of Amputee rehabiliation programs including the manufacture of prosthetic devices
Service details
Fees: 
Individually based
Area: 
Statewide, Office in Melbourne Metropolitan Area
Clients: 
Clients with limb deficiencies
Funding: 
State govt, TAC, Workcover, private
Publications: 
Screen 5..
Resources: 
Rehabilitation, health therapies

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