Rehabilitation Services at Columbus Regional
Doctors Hospital provides a comprehensive rehabilitation services product line. We provide physical, occupational and speech therapy services seven days a week and 365 days a year. Physical therapists support a comprehensive wound care team, consisting of physicians, nurses, and nursing-clinical specialists. Speech therapists provide bedside and barium swallow analysis. Department staff strive to provide effective and efficient services to patients, families, and our larger care team.
The Medical Center
The Rehabilitation Services Department at The Medical Center, operated by Human Performance and Rehabilitation Services, Inc., offers a wide range of services that includes a comprehensive, full-service program of:
• Physical, occupational and speech therapy
• Speech and language pathology
• Testing in audiology and electrophysiology.
In addition, the Balance Clinic specializes in the treatment of those with balance disorders or dizziness due to CVA, head injury, orthopedic injuries, BPPV, unilateral and bilateral vestibulopathy, vestibular neurectomy or vertigo.
A specialized Spine Rehabilitation Program includes evaluation and treatment of pain directly related to the function of the spine related to soft tissue injuries, mechanical dysfunction of the joints or neurology disorders.
Hughston's Rehabilitation Center offers a variety of therapeutic treatments designed to get injured employees back to work, get physically active individuals playing again and get each patient back to enjoying life. The therapy is administered in a home-like area aimed at restoring a patient's functions related to daily living activities. The program includes family-centered care, around the clock visitation and rooming in.
The goal of the program is to assist individuals in regaining their independence. So the program features a highly structured environment and individual assistance by a multi-disciplinary team of professionals, all in a therapeutic, residentially focused setting.
The rehabilitation area is residentially focused where family members are encouraged to join them. For consideration, patients should be medically stable, have the potential to improve, and be physically able to start the program.