Recovery from injury or surgery to gain strength and independence in a comfortable environment.
Why choose rehabilitation and what are the goals of the program?
For most adults, getting back to a place of independence, awareness, and mobility is the primary goal in rehabilitation. In some cases, the service will work to keep the patient active while they are recovering from an injury or surgery. In other cases, rehabilitation teams will seek to restore what is lost from a disruptive issue—like a stroke or cardiac event.
In most cases, the sooner you can start in rehabilitation, the better the results. For those who push off rehabilitation therapy, scar tissue can develop and other issues could occur as a direct cause of the primary condition or injury. It’s best to start seeing a rehabilitation specialist as soon as possible to start working on a personalized treatment plan for recovery.
When an injury, surgery, or interruption in life occurs, rehabilitation may be needed to help with the recovery process. For seniors, the idea of recovery can be especially daunting. Some feel as if a serious stroke, illness, or bad fall might mean nothing will be the same again. But, with the help of rehabilitation, the issues can be addressed and restorative care can get them back on track.
Not only should rehabilitation offer physical therapy to help the patient gain back strength, flexibility, and mobility, but it should include emotional and mental support as well. Rehabilitation requires a lot of time and effort in order to retrain the body, and it can be difficult to have the mental fortitude needed to persevere. A rehabilitation team should offer:
Who needs rehabilitation care?
For those who are living independently, rehabilitation may be one of the most important things to restoring that state of living without long-term support. For patients of all ages facing a road to recovery, getting the right therapies and treatments is crucial for true recuperation.
We offer supportive rehabilitation that includes:
If you are ready to consider rehabilitation, talk to our team today!