Family members are encouraged to accompany the patient upon admission to receive an orientation to the rehab unit. Education and therapy information sessions are available for family members who will be involved in managing the patient's care after discharge.
Family members play an important role in patients' recovery. They also may be affected by the patient's condition. To make sure this is a smooth transition as possible, Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute provides services for family support systems, including:
The programs seek to keep patients, families and significant others informed of local and regional support groups, advocacy agencies, and community resources. Assistance is provided to access these resources as needed.
For those who would like to stay close by, you will find lodging options near Abbott Northwestern and United hospitals.
For current rates or reservations, call the Sheraton Minneapolis Midtown Hotel near Abbott Northwestern Hospital at 612-821-7600 or the Lipschultz Guest Rooms at United Hospital at 651-241-8989.