Rehabilitation Services

You can lose strength and stamina when you spend extended time in a hospital setting.  Rehabilitation can help you regain function and return home as quickly as your recovery allows. 

Our therapists are trained in the latest techniques and develop a customized, comprehensive plan specifically with your abilities in mind.  Our hospitals offer well-equipped rehabilitation gyms and activity rooms, or you may receive rehabilitation services bedside.

Your team may include a physical, occupational and/or speech therapist. Some of the services we provide are:

Physical Therapy

  • Endurance training
  • Gait training
  • Strengthening program
  • Range of motion exercises
  • Upright posture orientation

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy specializes on restoring a patient’s ability to perform ADL (activities of daily living) via therapeutic activities that include: 

  • Exercises to increase upper extremity range of motion, strength, and conditioning
  • Mobility training for ADL
  • Energy conservation techniques
  • Assessing and instructing on adaptive equipment to increase functional independence with ADL
  • Neuromuscular re-education
  • Cognitive therapy for ADL

Specific tasks that Occupational Therapy focuses on during sessions include:

  • Lower and upper body dressing
  • Personal hygiene including combing hair, brushing teeth, face washing
  • Bathing and toileting
  • Self feeding
  • Training for commode and tub transfers
  • Adaptive equipment training to maximize independence with ADL

Speech Therapy

  • Cognition enhancement
  • Communication
  • Swallow assessment/training
  • Video swallows
  • Passy-Muir valve training
  • Adaptive equipment
  • Group and individual therapy sessions