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Inpatient Physical Rehab Unit

St. Mary Mercy's Inpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Unit offers physical therapy and rehabilitation services to hospital patients who need help regaining motion, strength and independence. This includes individuals recovering from injuries, musculoskeletal disorders, neurological concerns and stroke.

The Inpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Unit is certified by Medicare and  required to meet specific diagnosis criteria, provide 24-hour nursing care, intensive physician involvement and at least three hours of therapy per patient per day. Patients must qualify for Inpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation by meeting specific disease and care requirements.

The Inpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation team provides a comprehensive approach to care, focusing on rehabilitating patients to their maximum potential after a life-altering event. Patients receive staff assistance and are encouraged to try activities on their own. Each day, patients dress and attend at least three hours of therapy based on the short and long-term goals of the patient. The rehabilitation team includes physicians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, nurses and social workers.

Duration of Treatment

The duration of treatment varies depending on the severity of the condition and the patient's potential for improvement. Generally, significant results can be achieved in four to six weeks.

For more information on Inpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

To learn more about St. Mary Mercy's Inpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Unit, please call 734-655-3700. In order to begin any form of physical therapy, patients must have a physician referral. Patients must also meet specific requirements to receive care in the Inpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Unit. 

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