Together with the patient and family, our care team formulates a rehab plan designed so that each patient will reach the highest level of performance possible, to accomplish what he or she hopes to achieve by the time of discharge. Length of stay is based on the needs of each patient.
Our inpatient program is well-coordinated with an interdisciplinary approach to care. The Institute provides a healing environment that optimizes recovery. Patients receive a daily, customized therapy schedule.
Patients receive a minimum of three hours of therapy, five days a week, which may include speech, occupational, physical and therapy. Recreational therapy, counseling and neuropsychological sessions are provided as well. The team's treatment plan continues during the weekend.
Our care team provides a wide variety of services, including:
We also offer a variety of specialty services, including respiratory therapy, dietary, spiritual care, community, school or vocational re-entry.
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United hospitals have the full scope of medical, diagnostic, laboratory and pharmacy services available on site. Doctors respond to emergencies within the hospital and Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute 24 hours a day.
When patients are ready to take the next step in their therapy, they are encouraged to use home passes, participate in day outings with their families, or stay in the apartment on the unit. These are opportunities to practice new skills and to discover possible issues before discharge.
Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute remains on the cutting edge of advanced rehabilitation technologies. The rehabilitation units feature:
Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute's comprehensive integrated inpatient rehabilitation program accepts patients starting from the age of 18.
We provide services to patients who have activity or participation limitations due to the following CMS defined impairment groups:
The number served per year is in accordance with the CMS 60 percent rule. Patients served in the rehabilitation units may demonstrate limitations in any two or more of the following areas: