Inpatient Physical Therapy

Our team of physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, and physical therapy attendants are dedicated to providing services to patients in all of our patient care units (inpatient care) and provides treatment to a broad spectrum of individuals. 

Hours 

Physical therapy is available to our hospitalized patients 7 days a week from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Our Patients

Patients referred for physical therapy while in the hospital may be recovering from various types surgery, trauma, medical conditionals or illnesses that include:

  • Pulmonary (ventilator)
  • Orthopaedic
  • Neurologic
  • Oncology
  • General/medical/surgical
  • Dialysis
  • Cardiac

Our physical therapists also play an integral role in the management of patients in the intensive care unit as well as patients assigned to the early treatment of admitted and emergency room patients. 

Our Services 

Our physical therapists provide examination, evaluation and treatment to patients with impairments, functional limitations, disease, and disability. We also provide consultation to the medical and surgical staff regarding physical therapy services. Our physical therapists work to improve each patient's underlying impairments and try to help them make a full recovery, return to their previous level of function or to learn to work within their functional limitations.

  • Starting therapy
    Inpatient physical therapy consults are initiated within 48 hours by a referral from the patient's physician.
  • Examination
    Our physical therapists perform thorough initial evaluations and use the findings to develop comprehensive treatment programs and establish specific, objective, measurable and time-based goals.
  • Team approach
    Our staff works together with other members of the health care team, including physicians, nurses, physician assistants and case managers to provide the best possible care for each patient.
  • Discharge
    In many instances, physical therapists assist in deciding when a patient is ready to leave the hospital. We communicate whether or not a patient is safe to be discharged from the hospital or may benefit from a transition to an rehabilitation facility.

Along with the patient's physician, we may recommend that a patient receive physical therapy services in his/her home or on an outpatient basis after leaving the hospital. Additionally, we can determine if they will need assistive equipment such as canes, crutches, walkers or wheelchairs.

Outpatient Referrals

We provide physical therapy after discharge from the hospital and for any person who requires physical therapy on an outpatient basis, Outpatient Physical Therapy

Contact Us

Outpatient appointments are made with the assistance of our administrative support staff at 1-855-37REHAB (73422)

 
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