Physiotherapy is practised at all hospitals both in physiotherapy departments and in other wards
On a local level physiotherapy treatment is offered at institutions for children, for the elderly, and for the handicapped. In the case of special needs, treatment can be offered at home.
Physiotherapy clinics offer treatment, prophylactic training and rehabilitation on an outpatient basis following referral from a doctor.
Some examples of the methods a physiotherapist can use: coordination training, fitness and endurance training, stretching, muscle strengthening, massage, joint mobilisation, treatment with various electrical devices, instruction in ergonomics, body-awareness training, breathing exercises, instruction concerning the need for and use of aids, and general as well as specific consultation