St Joseph's Care Group

Site: St Joseph's Hospital

Service: Rheumatic Diseases Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Program that helps individuals manage their arthritis
 
  • Provides an inter-professional approach with active participation based on client goals 
  • Offers individualized assessment, intensive treatment and self-management education to help clients manage their disease process
 
Offers the following: 
  • Educational sessions 
  • Hand/foot class 
  • Group/individual exercise 
  • Pool exercises 
  • Splinting/orthotics
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Primary medical diagnosis of arthritis with priority given to the following: 
  • New onset inflammatory and non-inflammatory arthritis 
  • Individuals having difficulties managing functional abilities
Application Physician referral required
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-343-2441
E-Mail sjcg@tbh.net
Website www.sjcg.net
Primary Contact Scott Munro, Outpatient Rehabilitative Care Services and Ambulatory Care Manager
Site Location North Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 35 Algoma St N
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5G7
 
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Intersection Algoma St N and Camelot St
Mailing Address PO Box 3251 
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5G7
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integrated Network (NWLHIN)