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Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute at United Hospital has specialized programs for:
Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute's inpatient rehabilitation units provide a comfortable environment, where each patient can receive therapeutic care and practice daily living activities. Patients also benefit from counseling, education, 24-hour rehabilitation nursing care and a daily visit with a physical medicine and rehabilitation doctor (physiatrist).
Sister Kenny's inpatient unit at United Hospital is on the eighth floor and is called Unit 8940. The unit has 16 beds.
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Patient therapy hours
Monday to Saturday:
Sunday: as needed
Family members or friends who will be helping patients at home are encouraged and expected to participate in therapy sessions. They also may attend education sessions and outings.
Monday to Sunday:
Visitors should come after therapy sessions are completed, usually after 4:30 p.m. Please call Unit 8940 at 651- 241-5580 to ask when your loved one will be available.
Child-centered expertise at United
An expert in child development is available to help children when a parent or adult family member is hospitalized at United Hospital. Typical situations include:
For more information, call Colleen Lacey, child life specialist, at 651-241-2358 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
At United Hospital
Sister Kenny Comprehensive Inpatient Rehabilitation accepts patients ages 18 and older at United Hospital. Children may be considered on a case-by-case basis and accepted with the approval of the physician-in-chief.
Learn about our therapy program.
Family lodging and support
Lipschultz Guest Apartments are hotel-like lodgings on the United Hospital campus.
For rates and reservations, or for help finding other nearby lodging options, call Guest Services at 651-241-8989.
Sister Kenny Comprehensive Inpatient Rehabilitation supports families and caregivers in many ways.
Learn more about Sister Kenny's family support services.