Novomed Covid Rehab e-Hospital
For many affected with COVID-19, returning home and resuming life may be harder than anticipated. Many patients who are recovering from COVID-19 will continue to face physical, cognitive, or mental health problems.
Who is eligible?
Patients who had covid19 and recovered or those have been discharged from the hospital and are experiencing symptoms related to their illness.
What symptoms do we address?
Post covid symptoms are variable and include :
from mild cough, difficulty of breathing , chest pain , weak respiratory effort, to post covid lung fibrosis and need for home oxygen therapy (breathing clinic and oxygen clinic )
(insomnia, breathing difficulties ) (sleep clinic )
weakness and balance problems, musculoskeletal pain or contractures, deconditioning(physiotherapy and rehab clinic ) , speech impairment post mechanical ventilation and tracheostomy (speech therapist )
(fatigue, anxiety , depression , post traumatic distress syndrome covid grieving , and phobia)
Headache , brain fogs , low energy and post covid low energy (naturopathic medicine, anti-inflammatory diet )
All services can be provided online Via Tele Health based on patient preference
- Patients will have an initial online consultation with the specialist to assess the problem (will be advised if needed to visit the clinic )
- Physical therapists will conduct virtual video evaluations and design an individualized, home-based exercise program to address the patient’s musculoskeletal, and neurologic impairments.
- Speech language specialist will be offered via virtual video sessions to provide assistance with swallowing and cognitive impairments.
- Translator services are available for non-English speaking patients.