Broomall Short-term Rehab

At Broomall, we understand that the recovery period following any illness, surgery or injury can be extremely challenging. You may be dealing with severe pain while working on regaining skills, strength and mobility. The focus of our short-term rehab program is on helping you recover as quickly and fully as possible so that you can get back to your life again. Every member of your interdisciplinary treatment team will encourage you to strive to reach your highest level of independence. Amenities and services that contribute to an atmosphere of wellness and recovery include:

  • All private rooms
  • Convenient seven-day admission
  • An exclusive dining room with delicious point-of-service dining
  • Individualized dietician services
  • Personalized discharge
  • One-on-one skilled nursing care
  • On-site physician services
  • Easy medication ordering, management and administration

When you first arrive, your dedicated treatment team conducts an initial assessment, develops a customized plan of care and provides ongoing treatment and evaluation. Medical and nursing care, physical, occupational and speech therapy, social services, dining, recreation and socialization all play a part in your  interdisciplinary care plan. Your dedicated social worker will help you adjust to your new environment, facilitate smooth transitions and answer any questions you may have.

Our expert group of professionals provides guest-centered therapy services for a wide range of conditions and needs, including:

  • Post-operative care
  • Total hip and knee replacement care
  • Orthopedic injury recovery
  • Trauma injury care
  • Cardiac recovery care
  • Pulmonary care
  • Vision issues
  • Wound care
  • Work or sports related issues
  • Diabetic care
  • Amputee reconditioning/strengthening
  • Stroke care
  • Treatment for neurological disorders, including Parkinson’s Disease
  • Generalized weakness following a hospital stay
  • Patient or family education.

Broomall’s therapy services are provided through Genesis Rehab Services, the nation’s premier provider of physical, occupational and speech therapies in skilled nursing communities. Below you’ll find detailed information about our therapy services:

Physical Therapy

The goals of physical therapy at Broomall include:

  • Restoring physical function and movement
  • Managing pain
  • Preventing future injuries
  • Increasing strength, endurance and flexibility.

Physical therapy services include:

  • Bed mobility and transfer training
  • Gait training
  • Pain management
  • Balance and coordination training
  • Mobility exercises
  • Pre- and post-operative exercise programs
  • Prosthetic training
  • Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation
  • Home assessments
  • Community re-entry
  • Outpatient therapy

Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy at Broomall helps you regain independence after injury or illness through the practice of everyday life skills. We tailor our programs to fit individual health and personal situations. For instance, you may have stairs to negotiate at home or a pet in need of daily care.

Health conditions that may benefit from occupational therapy include:

  • Stroke or heart attack
  • Head injuries
  • Burns and spinal cord trauma
  • Work- or sports-related injuries
  • Mental illness
  • Amputations
  • Neurological conditions

Our interdisciplinary team provides assessment, personalized treatment plans and ongoing services to help you achieve goals in the following areas:

  • Activities of daily living — bathing, dressing, eating, etc.
  • Maintaining a safe home environment
  • Meal preparation
  • Light housekeeping
  • Mobility training
  • Adaptive equipment and training
  • Home assessment and equipment ordering
  • Other skills needed in daily living

Speech & Language Therapy

Our expert speech therapists are trained to evaluate speech, communications and swallowing issues. Health conditions that may lead to speech issues include:

  • Strokes
  • Oral or laryngeal cancer
  • Huntington’s disease
  • Dementia
  • Autism
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
  • Vocal chord damage or paralysis
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Goals of speech therapy at Broomall include:

  • Improving communication, pronunciation and voice clarity
  • Enhancing language-related skills such as reading, writing and listening
  • Boosting memory, thinking and organization
  • Developing exercises, diet modification and strategies designed to manage swallowing impairment

Our private rooms start at $420 a day.

In addition to our acclaimed short-term rehab program, our committed team of experts provides highly ranked long-term care. Learn more here.