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The requirement to wear a mask at Holland Bloorview for all members of the team, clients and families will not be changing for the foreseeable future. See our statement for more information.


SODR inpatient rehabilitation criteria

Admission criteria

  • Requires medical and nursing care
  • Requires two or more professional services
  • Medically stable and demonstrates readiness for rehab

Exclusion Criteria

  • Behavioural or active psychiatric issues (e.g. psychosis) limiting client’s ability to participate in rehab
  • Drug/alcohol dependency

Types of conditions

  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Limb deficiencies
  • Neuromuscular disorders (e.g. Guillian Barre syndrome, multiple sclerosis)
  • Post-operative orthopedic care (including post-selective dorsal rhizotomy surgery)
  • Orthopedic trauma (without associated acquired brain injury)
  • Complex wound management
  • Burns
  • Complex epilepsy
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Complications of prematurity
  • Congenital anomalies
  • Chronic pain (lasting past three months - see Get Up and Go persistent pediatric pain service)