Sterling Regional MedCenter offers an assortment of inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services.
Inpatient Rehabilitation Services:
Various teams of therapists work with nursing staff, physicians and patients and their families
- Occupational Therapy works to improve a patient’s functional daily living skills including dressing, grooming and eating, as well as to improve motor, cognitive and social skills. Occupational therapists also specialize in increasing strength and movement of the hands and upper extremities. They help patients relearn tasks in different ways and instruct them in the use of adaptive equipment that may make life easier.
- Physical Therapy helps restore patients' function, improve mobility, relieve pain, prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities.Physical therapists provide mobility evaluation and training, and also provide instruction on home exercise and the use of assistive devices, prosthetics and wheelchairs.
- Speech-Language Pathology, also referred to as speech therapy, uses special techniques to help patients improve their verbal and non-verbal communication skills, problem-solving abilities, concentration, memory and voice quality. Certified speech therapists/pathologists also help patients improve their ability to safely eat and drink.
Outpatient Rehabilitation Services:
We offer various outpatient rehab services to assist patients' reach their highest level of function as quickly and safely as possible.
We offer a variety of services including: