This is a 10 bed unit specifically designed for individuals with an acquired brain injury who require an intensive and comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation program staffed by an interdisciplinary team. The ABI program is open to persons 16 years of age and older who live in the Erie St. Clair and South West LHIN area. Adolescents < 16 years of age will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Admission Criteria for Acquired Brain Injury
- An acquired brain injury of traumatic or non-traumatic etiology
- Glasgow Coma Scale ≥ 9
- Rancho Los Amigos Scale ≥ IV
Exclusion Criteria for Acquired Brain Injury
- Severe cognitive impairment not amenable to treatment