The following resources are provided to help BC pharmacists promote physical activity and access to physiotherapy for people in BC that are living with inflammatory arthritis or osteoarthritis. A list of resources to assist people living with arthritis to become more physical activity is also provided:
- BC pharmacist guide for promotion of physical activity for adults living with arthritis: Decision tree for pharmacists promoting physical activity for patients living with inflammatory or degenerative arthritis
- Resources to guide physical activity in patients with arthritis: A handout, designed specifically for patients with arthritis, to provide basic guidance in physical activity
- BC physiotherapists in private practice with specialized training in arthritis: List of PTs (in private practice) with specialized arthritis training
NOTE: Access to physiotherapy services through publicly funded arthritis programs (Mary Pack and Non-Mary Pack programs) require a physician referral. Learn more.