REHABILITATION & THERAPY
Here at the Care Centre, we pride ourselves on our comprehensive team approach. Our licensed physical, occupational and speech therapists work closely with patients, their families, doctors, nurses, dietitians, social service managers to develop a program that will provide you with quality care and a speedy recovery.
The Care Centre is all-embracing in its approach to care and addresses a wide range of diagnoses. Our therapy programs are individually tailored to match each patient’s unique needs and potential.
Our therapists establish and provide personalized one-on-one treatment plans that are focused on patient goals. Our team can also assist with home health resources to make the transition back home a safe and effortless experience.
At the Greek American Rehabilitation and Care Centre Physical Therapy Department, the focus is on the patient. Our therapists establish and provide personalized treatment plans with treatment flexibility and patient focused goals.
Our Occupational Therapy Department provides therapy to a variety of patients with a focus on independence, self-reliance, and achieving maximum potential. The goal of occupational therapy is maximum function in the least restrictive environment.
Our Speech/Language Pathology Department provides a variety of patient-specific treatment programs for patients with speech/language, cognitive, linguistic and swallowing disorders.
Diagnosis begins with a thorough swallowing evaluation to identify the type and severity of the problem. Treatment may include diet level modification strategies to reduce aspiration and choking and patient/family education.
Speech and Language
Speech/language evaluation and therapy to improve communication disorders following stroke or brain injury.
RECUPERATIVE TRANSITIONAL CARE UNIT
A very large number of people who come from the hospital to our Care Centre recuperate and return home. Our newly renovated transitional Our beautifully designed transitional care unit with electric beds, flat screen TVs, fireplaces and internet access is dedicated to make our patients’ stay as pleasant as can be. Here in a clean, relaxed, and gracious atmosphere our patients receive rest, therapy, and nursing attention while completing the recovery process.
While patients are recovering and getting ready to return home, there are several pleasant areas in which to relax, attend arts and crafts programs, engage in games, check one’s email account or surf the web, read a book, or simply enjoy the beautiful patio and garden.
CARDIAC AND PULMONARY
The Cardiac Rehabilitation Program at Greek American Rehabilitation and Care Centre is a medically supervised treatment program designed to optimize our cardiac patient's physical, psychological and social well-being.
Our unique program implements the use and variety of exercise equipment designed to improve endurance, strength, flexibility, and overall energy level.
The Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program at Greek American Rehabilitation and Care Centre provides a comprehensive rehabilitation pulmonary services program designed to help individuals manage and minimize the debilitating effects of pulmonary disease.
WOUND CARE AND
Wounds can be a painful and an unfortunate part of any accident or health condition. To ensure the patient’s speedy recovery, we offer excellent wound treatment and care management. Wounds are kept clean, and dressings are changed regularly to aid the healing process. Our certified wound care nurse treats slow healing, recurring and persistent wounds by following a prescribed protocol by our in-house physicians. To aid in our wound healing, we offer an electrical stimulation ultrasound machine that results in significant wound healing results.
The Greek American Rehabilitation and Care Centre is fully equipped to handle the pain management of our most vulnerable and in-need patients. The goal is to minimize the patient’s discomfort, support their healing and improve their quality of life. Our team, in-house Physiatrist, skilled nursing specialists and all-around comprehensive care professionals, will effortlessly make our patients feel comfortable and put them on the pathway to healing.