This is a 20-bed inpatient unit for adults 18 and over. Length of stay varies from 10 days to 4 weeks. The program is designed to meet the rehabilitation needs of those with complex musculoskeletal problems requiring an in-patient, interdisciplinary approach. Common admission problems include, but are not limited to: Hip Fracture, Total Joint Replacement, Generalized Deconditioned State, Neuromuscular Disorders, Trauma.
Admission Criteria for Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation:
- Minimum of 50% weight bearing ability
- Clear rehabilitation goals typically defined as improving mobility and functional independence
- Medical and cognitive/emotional ability to take part in rehabilitation therapies