Home Health Rehab are a mobile team of dedicated physiotherapists, occupational therapists and exericse physiologists providing home, workplace or residential care physiotherapy treatment to people throughout the City of Greater Geelong, Surf Coast Shire, Bellarine Peninsula, Western Metropolitan Melbourne, Colac Otway, City of Ballarat and Goldern Plains Shires.
We are passionate about providing treatment to people in their own homes, as we know first hand the difficultly of attending a clinic for treatment after an injury, illness or with restricted mobility.
As clinical physiotherapists and exercise physiologists, we have seen many patients able to complete their exercises in the clinic, gym or hospital but then have difficulty transferring this to a home setting. Home physiotherapy and exercise physiology sessions allow us to work towards each individual’s goals and teach them how to achieve this within their own environment.
Benefits of home based threapy:
- Familiarity and comfort of your own home
- 1 on 1 treatment and an individualized program
- Meaningful rehabilitation which you know how to apply your own home setting
- Time efficient – no travel time or parking concerns
- Reduced burden on friends and family driving you to appointments
- Flexible hours to suit your life
We see a range of different patients across the City of Greater Geelong, Surf Coast Shire, Bellarine Peninsula, Western Metropolitan Melbourne, Colac Otway, City of Ballarat and Goldern Plains Shires. from private patients to patients referred from their Aged Care Provider under their Home Care Package.
Your sessions may be eligible for a partial or full funding via:
- Private Health Insurance rebates
- Government funded packages e.g. Home Care Packages
- Medicare rebates under the Chronic Disease Management Plan (EPC)
- DVA (eligible card holders with doctors referral
We work with a number of Aged Care Providers in City of Greater Geelong, Surf Coast Shire, Bellarine Peninsula, Western Metropolitan Melbourne, Colac Otway, City of Ballarat and Goldern Plains regions. Please get in touch with us or your Case Manager if you would like to find out if you are eligible for physiotherapy under your Care Package.
Chloe completed her Bachelor of Physiotherapy Degree at The University of Melbourne in 2009 with Honours. She began her career working as a private practice physiotherapist at a sports clinic and more recently has been focussing on improving the lives of more senior clients at a doctors General Practice in Highton. Her love of physiotherapy is combined wit h a love of cycling and Chloe has recently returned from Europe racing as a professional cyclist with Orica-AIS.
Chloe enjoys seeing her clients achieve personal goals and has a big exercise focus in her rehabilitation plans. Chloe has undertaken further studies in Dry Needling, Spinal conditions, Clinical Pilates and Diabetes Management. Her aim is to support healthy ageing and keep people living independently for as long as possible.
Kate graduated with her Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree (Honours) from The University of Melbourne in 2009 . Kate has developed a passion for rehabilitation. From AFL sporting injuries to post total knee and hip replacement surgery, she enjoys facilitating her clients returning to their favourite activities.
After spending years working as a physiotherapist in a variety of different settings, Kate realized the vast difference she could make to her elderly clients’ lives by assisting them to stay as independent and mobile as possible in their own homes and communities. Kate loves working with the elderly and believes having the physiotherapist come to the client allows for more beneficial outcomes.
Annie graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) from Charles Sturt University in 2013 and worked in a private practice in Albury/Wodonga for 3 years before moving to Geelong region. Currently she spends her working time either on the road or in a private clinic in Ocean Grove. Annie also does a little bit of work with both St John of God hospital and Epworth hospital primarily helping out on the Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation wards. Annie is also a qualified Clinical Pilates instructor and has done further training in Vestibular Rehabilitation, Sports Rehab and Dry Needling.
Through her varied experiences, she has developed a passion for rehabilitation, particularly for musculoskeletal conditions and post operative recovery, and returning clients to their own personal goals. She believes the most important thing for everyone - no matter their age - is to keep active and maintain independence for as long as possible!
Out of work, Annie is a keen soccer player so you will either find her on a soccer pitch or down the beach with her two dogs.
Jo completed her Bachelor of Health Science and Master of Physiotherapy Practice Degree at Latrobe University in Bendigo in 2014. She began her career working in a regional public hospital and more recently as a private practice physiotherapist in Barwon Heads. Jo has a passion for rehabilitation and exercise and with a background in education Jo enjoys empowering people with information and tools to assist them to take control of their health.
Jo has undertaken further education in Neurological and Spinal conditions and has a keen interest in rehabilitation for Stroke and Multiple Sclerosis.
Kerrie completed her Bachelor of Physiotherapy Degree at The University of Melbourne in 2006. She has spent the majority of her career working at St Vincents Hospital in Melbourne with experience on their rehabilitation ward managing a varied caseload including amputee, joint replacement and neurological clients. Kerrie developed a passion for neurological rehabilitation and completed further study to attain a Graduate Diploma in Neurological Rehabilitation through the University of Western Australia in 2012. Since 2013 she has been working as the Senior Physiotherapist on the Acute Stroke Unit at St Vincents hospital. Kerrie enjoys working with clients to achieve their goals and maximise their independence.
Senior Occupational Therapist
Lyndelle competed her Bachelor Of Occupational Therapy with Honours at Deakin University Geelong in 2008. She completed her graduate year in Darwin working at Royal Darwin Hospital and in the community. Following this she returned to Geelong where she has worked for the last 10 years across a number of clinical areas at Barwon Health- including hospital, rehabilitation and community.
Lyndelle is passionate about getting to know her clients, hearing their experiences and working with them to maximise independence and wellbeing. She has a special interest in falls prevention, home safety, pressure care and health promotion.
Away from work Lyndelle enjoys spending time with her young family, exploring our beautiful country, camping and playing an emerging sport in Australia known as Fistball.
Senior Occupational Therapist
Sarah completed a Bachelor of Science degree at McMaster University in 2002, followed by a Master of Science in Occupational Therapy degree from the University of Toronto, Canada in 2004. Since this time she has also obtained post-graduate qualifications in Health Services Management. Sarah has worked in Canada, the UK and Australia as an Occupational Therapist in a variety of settings. During this time her career has had a strong focus on assistive technology and home modifications for adults and older adults in a community setting. She currently works both in the public and private sectors and spends time outside of work with her busy family and travelling overseas.
Tim completed his Masters of Occupational Therapy Degree at La Trobe University in 2018. Tim then took up an opportunity to work at Ballarat Health Services, as part of the rotational program. This has allowed him to work within various programs, which have included community, rehabilitation and acute hospital occupational therapy. Tim maintains a healthy work life balance through playing football for his local club in the Geelong Football League.
Tim is passionate about achieving client-focused goals that support independent living. Tim has completed further study in manual and powered wheel chair prescription, dementia care and basic equipment prescription. Tim hopes that providing recommendations for home modifications, equipment prescription and management strategies, he can collaboratively support individuals to increase independent living.
Senior Exercise Physiologist
Campbell is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist with Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA) and is passionate about empowering clients to take control of their health and rehabilitate their injuries through education and exercise prescription. Campbell graduated from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Applied Science, Human Movement and went on to complete his Masters in Clinical Exercise Practice in 2011 at Victoria University.
Campbell has gained extensive clinical experience in treating a variety of patients from athletes, office workers, older adults, and clients with chronic and complex conditions. He is experienced in treating a number of conditions including pre and post surgical intervention, musculoskeletal injuries, occupational injuries and back pain. With his background in exercise science, Campbell uses his comprehensive knowledge and skills to promote injury prevention and rehabilitation through quality movement.