Our therapy team is provided with ongoing advanced clinical education with the latest technology to maintain current and progressive treatment programs. Our rehabilitation team utilizes state-of-the-art modality equipment including short wave diathermy, ultrasound, and electrical stimulation in conjunction with manual therapy to address multiple complex issues including pain and contracture management, fall prevention, wound healing and incontinence retraining.
We provide 24-hour skilled care and rehabilitation services in a comfortable and friendly environment.
Our experienced rehabilitation team is committed to the quality of care for our residents. Patients are empowered through individualized programs to reach goals of increased independence. Patient families are also encouraged to participate in therapy sessions.
Physical therapy team focuses on identification, prevention, and rehabilitation of individuals with physical impairment and pain. Following evaluation, the physical therapist develops an individualized treatment program. The goal is to achieve safety in a variety of areas. The therapist duties can include:
Our occupational therapists use task-directed activities in the treatment of our patients whose ability to function has been impaired by illness, injury or normal aging.
Therapeutic activities assist our patients in adapting to their social and physical environment by helping them master tasks essential for daily living. Our occupational therapists may work with our patients who have debilitating arthritic conditions or those with difficulty bathing, dressing and other activities of daily living. They assist our patients with impaired vision and/or hearing to function well in their environment.
Treatment goals may include:
Our speech therapists provide a continuum of services including assessment, education, and treatment for language, voice, articulation and fluency disorders. Our treatment programs are directed towards improving communication skills and safe swallowing. We re-train patients who struggle with comprehension, memory, processing and expression abilities. We also instruct the patient or the caregiver in the techniques ranging from head positioning to promoting safe swallowing at a slower rate, to clearer speech. We also teach patients how to compensate if they cannot be re-trained to their prior level of performance.
Patients admitted to the facility that are receiving nutrition partially or exclusively via a gastrostomy tube are evaluated for their potential to return to solid foods as appropriate.
Speech therapists work to restore the following abilities: