DVA Referrals for Exercise in Canberra
Are you in Pain, have PTSD or just need to Exercise Regularly in Canberra?
DVA clients may be referred for safe and clinically effective Exercise Physiology treatment by their general practitioner on a valid D904 referral form. Upon diagnosis and referral of a specific condition, DVA will pay for the clinically necessary treatments.
Gold and White card holders are entitled to clinically necessary treatment covered by DVA’s health care arrangements for all health conditions. DVA Gold and White Cards are accepted as payment upon a GP referral.
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All DVA Members
DVA Gold and White Cards are accepted as payment upon a GP referral. All programs are fully funded.
Our Team will work with you to educate you on creating a healthy lifestyle and to give strategies to aid in the treatment of your condition.
We use Exercise to help you with the rehabilitation injuries which in turn can help your Mental Health over a period of time.
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Physical activity and exercise can have immediate and long-term health benefits. Most importantly, regular activity can improve your quality of life.
All exercise programs are designed by our professional team to fit your specific needs and abilities. They tackle:
- Chronic disease
- Mobility and strength
- Weight management
At Accelr8 Rehab we are qualified exercise physiologists so you are guaranteed that you are getting the highest standard of care, in a private, quiet clinic, right here in Canberra.
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How It Works
Determine what you would like to achieve from Exercising or having regular mobility work.
See you GP to get a D904 referral for some Exercise Physiology with us.
Book a chat with me at our Private Clinic in Weetangera, Belconnen in Canberra
See us Weekly, Fortnightly or Monthly depending on your need to increase your exercise to make you healthier.
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The Best DVA Resources in Canberra For Exercise
These are the Best People to see in Canberra if you have a DVA Gold Card or White Card.
As mentioned above Accelr8 Rehab is the best place for you if you need to start exercising and management when you have a DVA Card. Exercise Physiology prescription is a great way to get you moving.
Exercise Physiology for DVA
Exercise Physiology - Flex Out Physiotherapy
What is an exercise physiologist?
An accredited exercise physiologist (AEP) is an allied health professional who holds a four-year university degree and specialises in the delivery of exercise for the prevention and management of chronic diseases and injuries.
They can help guide, educate and rehabilitate their clients towards better outcomes through prescribing the appropriate dose of exercise ‘as a form of medicine’. Although most interventions are exercise-based, they may also provide health and physical activity education, advice, support and lifestyle modification. AEPs are recognised allied health professionals displaying a diverse range of knowledge and skills, working across a variety of areas and target pathologies such as:
- Musculoskeletal conditions
- Cardiovascular disease
- Mental health problems
- Pulmonary disease
- Neurological Conditions