Rehabilitation centers provide therapy services and complex medical management after an injury or illness. Services can be provided in several types of settings including:
- Acute rehabilitation hospitals
- Chronic hospitals
- Nursing Homes
- Outpatient rehabilitation centers
Services offered in a Rehabilitation Center may include:
- Occupational Therapy
(OT) is the use of assessment and treatment to develop, recover, or maintain the daily living and work skills of people with a physical, mental, or cognitive disorder.
- Physical Therapy
Often abbreviated to (PT) is a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialty that remediates impairments and promotes mobility, function, and quality of life through examination, diagnosis, prognosis, and physical intervention (therapy using mechanical force and movements).
- Speech-Language Pathology
is a field of expertise practiced by a clinician known as a Speech - language pathologist (SLP), also called speech and language therapist, or speech therapist, who specializes in the evaluation and treatment of communication disorders and swallowing disorders.
- Recreation Therapy
Is a treatment service designed to restore, remediate and rehabilitate a person’s level of functioning and independence in life activities.
- Acute Therapy Services
A referral may be made by a physician for therapy services to evaluate patients in the hospital on a medical, surgical, or critical care unit.
- Outpatient Therapies
Is a therapists who specialize in individual care. They evaluate and treat each patient on a one-on-one basis, and they are committed to help each patient reach his or her optimal level of function.
For more in-depth assistance, contact your local MAP office directly or call the statewide toll-free number (1-844-627-5465).