The Rehabilitation Services Department brings together health professionals and equipment to treat a variety of rehabilitation needs through physical, occupational, and speech therapies. The department provides the community with outpatient as well as inpatient rehabilitative services. The department also provides these same services to the residents in our nursing home, and patients in our skilled nursing unit. The Department also provides wound care with the assistance of a certified wound ostomy continence nurse.
Physical Therapy Services:
Helps restore movement and walking ability, strength, and flexibility, as well as decreases pain. For patients recovering from injury, surgery, neurology disease and strokes, as well as wound care.
Occupational Therapy Services:
Helps individuals recover their abilities to perform daily tasks, such as feeding and dressing themselves after a stroke and also upper extremity use/function after injuries or surgery.
Speech Therapy Services:
Addresses speech retraining and swallowing difficulties caused from injury, illness or birth defects.
The Department Uses a Wide Variety of Equipment Including:
- Hot Packs
- Electrical Stimulation
- Customized Exercise Equipment
We offer therapies for many conditions, including:
- Fractures of the Hand and Arm
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Arthritic Conditions
- Stroke and Head Trauma Rehabilitation
- For all of your Physical Therapy needs, trust Hardin Medical Center.