Therapy Services

Our therapy team is dedicated to helping you reach your highest potential.

Each patient has very specific needs, and our therapy team creates individualized therapy programs that directly answer those specific needs and helps achieve maximum outcomes of independence and ability.

Physical Therapy

Physical therapy focuses on identification and rehabilitation of physical impairment and pain, as well as future injury prevention. The individualized treatment program aims to achieve function and safety in a variety of areas.

Areas of treatment focus may include the following:

  • Increasing strength and mobility in the body and lower extremities
  • Increasing motor control for a resident who has suffered a stroke
  • Improving coordination, balance, and the ability to walk following a fracture
  • Improving overall strength conditioning, range of motion, and endurance
  • Pain management
  • Teaching proper body mechanics to prevent injury
  • Promoting safety awareness for the well-being of the resident

Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy assists our residents in adapting to their social and physical environment by mastering tasks essential for daily living. Our occupational therapists may work with residents who have debilitating arthritic conditions or those with difficulty bathing, dressing, and other activities of daily living. They assist residents with impaired vision and/or hearing to function well in their environment.

Areas of treatment may include the following:

  • Functional independence (eating, bathing, toileting, homemaking, cooking, etc.)
  • Maintenance of wellness (dressing and grooming)
  • Prevention of further disability (home assessments and modifications, adaptive equipment)
  • Increasing safety awareness

Speech Therapy

Our speech therapists provide a range of interventions to assess and help restore abilities in the areas of communication, swallowing, and cognition. Treatment programs are designed to help residents affected by stroke, brain injury, dementia, and other neurological disorders. Our professionals also work with residents suffering from hearing impairment, respiratory illnesses, and complex medical conditions.

Areas of treatment focus may include the following:

  • Improving speech and voice clarity
  • Increasing comprehension and verbal expression
  • Improving chewing and swallowing ability
  • Maximizing cognitive language skills (memory, problem-solving, and abstract reasoning)
  • Resident and family/caregiver education and training for managing ongoing difficulties with communication, cognition, and swallowing

Respiratory Therapy

Our respiratory therapists evaluate and treat individuals who have trouble breathing or those with respiratory-associated illnesses such as asthma, pneumonia, emphysema, bronchitis, and sleep apnea.

Respiratory therapy services include the following:

  • Oxygen
  • Nebulized breathing treatments
  • Ventilatory assistance
  • Chest physiotherapy
  • Breathing exercises
  • Patient education
  • Assistance with CPR
  • Airway management