Pediatric physiotherapy promotes indipendence, increases partecipation, facilitates motor development end enhance learning opportunities. We are able to provide individual assessment, advice ad treatment: we can help you, call us.
Your child maximum potential
Pediatric physios work to help children reach their maximum potential for functional independence and they collaborate with families to promote the participation of children in daily activities and routines at home, school and community.
A pediatric physio
A pediatric physio is a trained specialist in normal and abnormal movement patterns and will assess and evaluate your child to determine her strengths, weaknesses and needs and then develop appropriate treatment strategy; a pediatric physio tries to incorporate play into as much of the treatment as possible.
Pediatrics Treatments Practical info
In case you have a physiotherapy prescription from your doctor and a Swiss insurance, the agreed
rates between the Swiss Physiotherapy Association and the Swiss Insurances apply. Those rates
are the same for all the clinics and in the Canton Vaud are:
30 minutes treatment cost
: 48 CHF
45 minutes treatment cost
: 77 CHF
One off charge for the first treatment
: 24 CHF
Charge for home treatment
: 34 CHF
Without prescription or with an International insurance, the subsidized conditions do not apply
and the rates are a) 30 minutes treatment cost: 65 CHF, b) 45 minutes treatment cost: 95 CHF, c)
One off charge for first treatment: 25 CHF, d) Charge for home treatment: 30 CHF
Against a medical prescription the treatments performed by our therapist are reimbursed by your
basic insurance (LAMAL) or accident insurance (LAA). In case of international insurance, you are
also entitled to a reimbursement, for the specific conditions applied please refer to them.
Physiocare will address the invoice directly to your insurance. Without prescription or with an
international insurance we will invoice you.
The treatment can be 30 or 45 minutes depending on your prescription if available and your needs. This time includes what required by the patient to undress and dress. A physiotherapy prescription is valid for a maximum of nine treatments that need to start within 5 weeks from the prescription date. If needed, the prescription can be renewed by your doctor. After 36 sessions for the same problem, you will need approval from the insurance to continue.
Treatments missed or not cancelled 24 hours in advance are charged. Monday appointments need to be cancelled latest by Friday at 12:00
Please bring with you your insurance card and all documents that might be useful to evaluate your
needs. (Radiography, etc.). In case of accident, we would need the accident date, the accident
number and the accident insurance firm.