Rehabilitation Centers

Two nurses helping people with rehabilitationRehabilitation 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.

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For more in-depth assistance, contact your local MAP office directly or call the statewide toll-free number (1-844-627-5465).