Neuro Rehabilitation (9 North) is a 20-bed unit focusing on patients with traumtic brain injury, and also includes other neurological conditions such as spinal cord injury, cerebral vascular accident, multiple sclerosis, Guillian-Barre, and cerebral palsy. As a team, we deliver high quality care tailored to each patients special needs. Medical, nursing and a combination of speech, occupational and physical therapies are provided using an interdisciplinary approach. 9 North is a team-oriented nursing unit. As 9 North nurses we build therapeutic relationships with the patients and their families via the primary care nursing delivery model. As 9 North nurses we feel very fulfilled and rewarded by being able to see the patients progress and satisfaction throughout their recovery period to their maximum level of function.
Orientation program for patients with post-traumatic amnesia
Bladder and bowel training
Fall prevention strategies
Special pressure-relief beds
Patient and family education groups
Interdisciplinary team rounds
We look for open-minded, team-oriented, approachable, flexible, responisble, reliable people to care for the special needs of our patients.