Rehabilitation clinics at SALHN

General rehabilitation clinics (including: Stroke, Technology Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Assessment and Retaining Independence for People with Memory Loss) are available which provide public and private (Medicare bulk billed) assessment for:

  • older people who want advice on getting back to full function (eg from a broken hip or arm) after being in hospital and they haven’t fully recovered
  • adults who have been in intensive care or have had cancer treatment and lost walking ability and independence
  • adults who have a disability and want to know whether robotic treatment will help
  • adults who may benefit from access to robotics eg the Lokomat
  • adults who may benefit from a multidisciplinary program (3 to 6 weeks) Day Rehabilitation.

Please note: This clinic is not suitable for people who require physiotherapy only.

Appointments can take approximately 2 hours and can include seeing the following people

  • rehabilitation physician
  • nurse
  • physiotherapist



For GPs

GP referral guidelines for outpatient services can be viewed at Southern Adelaide Local Health Network specialist and outpatient clinics.

Templates for GP systems

Fact sheets

For other health professionals

Outpatient Medical Rehabilitation and Aged Care Referral Form (PDF 352KB)

Send to fax: (08) 8404 2263

For further clinical information about services, contact the Outpatient Clinic Coordinator on Telephone: (08) 8204 7839.

Contact details

Telephone: (08) 8404 2269
Fax: (08) 8404 2263

Location: 4th Generation Clinics, Rehabilitation and Palliative Care Building, Flinders Medical Centre
Directions: Use Southern Carpark, enter through Southern RAP Entrance. Take corridor — destination is on the left.