Package of interventions for rehabilitation: module 1: introduction

Publication date 5 July 2023 Category
  • Rehabilitation
  • Assistive Technology
  • Interventions
  • Rehabilitation
  • Workforce
Publishing organisation World Health Organisation

The Package of Interventions for Rehabilitation outlines essential rehabilitation interventions for 20 health conditions, complete with necessary assistive products, equipment, and skilled workforce details. As a vital planning and budgeting resource, it facilitates the integration of rehabilitation services into national health systems. The package is structured with an introduction and seven disease area-specific modules, offering detailed information on rehabilitation interventions and required resources. Web annexes further augment these modules with evidence supporting the included interventions.

There are eight modules in the package:

Module 2: Musculoskeletal conditions

Module 3: Neurological conditions

Module 4: Cardiopulmonary conditions

Module 5: Neurodevelopmental disorders

Module 6: Sensory conditions

Module 7: Malignant neoplasm

Module 8: Mental health conditions