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Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit

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We Help Patients Achieve Maximum Independence

The inpatient acute rehabilitation unit is for patients who have experienced a significant decline in function and who need and tolerate an intense multidisciplinary approach for their recovery. Depending on your diagnosis, the multidisciplinary team may include:

We work hard to help all patients reach the highest possible level of recovery, assisting the patient to regain and maintain independance. We also teach patients alternative techniques, when defecits remain, to perform daily tasks necessary to live successfully and safely in the community.

Do you need Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation?

You may benefit if you:

  • have both medical and functional needs
  • need intense rehabilitation to meet your recovery goals
  • are able to actively participate in a minimum of 3 hours of therapy, 5 days a week
  • require close supervision of a Board Certified Rehabilitation Physician
  • require at least 2 therapy services

Inpatient Rehab may benefit patients who have experienced these events:

We offer a complete and contemporary program of care:

  • Private rehab suites
  • State-of-the-art rehabilitation equipment
  • Designated gym areas for therapy
  • Fully equipped kitchen for training in household activities
  • Availability of Wii for therapeutic modality and recreation
  • Equipment to accommodate bariatric patients
  • Discharge planning
  • Personalized therapy approach with
  • Individualized plan of care

2018 Inpatient Rehab Outcomes

Functional Status Among Patients in Inpatient Rehabilitation vs Skilled Nursing Facilities​


RehabTracker is a person-centered mobile app that allows us to better engage with our patients and their families. Patients can view their personalized goals, see and track their progress in real time, share that progress with invited family and friends, and receive messages of support from loved ones – all from the palm of their hands.