Escalated Care Pathway (ECP)

Escalated Care Pathway (ECP) was co-designed with ACC to support clients presenting with complex knee, shoulder and lower back conditions. 

Available in the South Island.

For Patients

If you have a lower back, knee or shoulder injury or pain, see if you are eligible for our fully funded rehabilitation programme through the Escalated Care Pathway.

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For General Practitioners

Download Escalated Care Pathway Flyer

Easy Referral Process 

Referrals can be sent directly to us via ERMS or email.

Make a Referral by Email


We offer a virtual telehealth solution to support GPs and deal with MSK referrals when face-to-face appointments are not possible.

MSK Assessments

Our trained clinicians will carry out initial MSK assessments including completing ACC45’s if required.

Why Choose ECP?

  • A fully funded service
  • Telehealth access
  • Assigned Health Navigator
  • Required equipment provided via courier
  • Fast track to surgery
  • Reduce backlogs
  • Integration with High-Tech Imaging (HTI) pilot

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