September 3, 2021
After a hospital stay, you may need more time to recover before you go home. Short-term rehabilitation can help. A short-term rehab facility offers care designed to help you regain strength and return to normal life.
Your doctor will order short-term rehab if you need it. But you have many options for your care. You’ll want to compare your Bedford, TX short-term rehabilitation choices and find the one that meets your needs. Find out more about why you may need short-term rehab and how Parkwood Healthcare cares for you.
Your doctor may order short-term rehab for a planned surgery or an unplanned medical event. Short-term rehabilitation helps with many types of injuries and illnesses. During your stay, you’ll have a team of therapists, including physical or occupational therapists, to care for you. The goal is to help you regain your ability to enjoy daily life when you go back home.
According to the U.S. National Library of Medicine, short-term rehab may be right for:
Your rehab needs are unique to your health. So, you want a facility that has all the services needed to care for you. Make sure to compare your options on features such as staff, quality, and specialized programs. Here are a few of the ways we care for you at Parkwood Healthcare.
Without a doubt, the staff at a short-term rehabilitation facility makes a difference in your care. You want a location that provides you with access to caring, trained staff who focus on rehab for seniors. At Parkwood Healthcare, we have many tenured staff to care for you. For example, our medical director, Dr. Behnam, has been serving our residents for over a decade.
When you’re recovering from a serious illness or injury, you need a team approach to your care. You’ll most likely see multiple specialists during your stay. Our facility offers numerous rounding physicians to care for you. You’ll have access to doctors in the areas of cardiopulmonology, wound care, pain management and rehabilitation, psychiatry, psychology, and podiatry.
Specialized programs for your needs
Some rehab facilities have special areas of focus. For this reason, you want to make sure the right programs are available to care for you. For example, in addition to physical and occupational therapy, we offer lymphedema therapy. We also have programs for those who need cardiopulmonary or wound care.
Recognized for quality
Facilities that offer quality care and proven therapies help you have a smooth recovery. Quality ratings can be found through Medicare’s Care Compare site. You want to choose a location that’s rated highly by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS). For instance, we’ve earned a 5-star rating for “Overall Rating” and “Quality Measures.”
Finally, before picking a short-term rehab facility, check into your insurance benefits. This can affect the cost of your care. Parkwood Healthcare accepts Medicare and several insurance plans. If you’re unsure about your coverage, we’re here to help. Our team can verify your benefits before your short-term rehab stay.
At Parkwood Healthcare, we want you to feel confident as you return home. We focus on goal-driven care so that you can get back to doing what you love. We’re here to answer your questions. Then, we’ll create a plan of care that helps you get home as soon as possible.
To find out more about our short-term rehabilitation care, contact Parkwood Healthcare today.
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