OHIP PUBLICLY FUNDED PHYSIOTHERAPY:

Patient Eligibility Criteria:

To qualify for OHIP funding, patients must be referred by a physician or nurse practitioner to acquire physiotherapy services, be an insured person under the Health Insurance Act (OHIP) and be within one of the following categories:

  • Aged 65 years or older
  • Aged 19 years or younger, or
  • any age after overnight hospitalization for a condition that requires physiotherapy
  • (and for which they are not otherwise eligible through other publicly funded programs*); or
  • a recipient of Ontario Works or the Ontario Disability Support Program

Patients that are eligible for this program, MUST present their OHIP card at each visit. Patients should have a valid OHIP card. Any services rendered that is not covered by OHIP will be charged to the patient.