Home Health

REHAB THERAPY

Home Rehabilitation

Physical Rehabilitation is a vital step in helping patients return to the prior level of function or new level of function following an illness or injury. Our physical therapists help patients achieve that level of function following an illness or injury help through therapeutic exercises and recommendations for environmental and physical and adjustments

Our therapy team consisting of Physical therapists (PT), Occupational Therapists (OT), and Speech Language Pathologists (SLP) help patients prevent ongoing loss of independence by developing a personalized therapeutic treatment plan.

St. Joseph Home Health has one of the best, most comprehensive rehabilitation programs in the field. Our aim is to restore strength, function and independence. Every patient receives individualized attention and a personalized therapeutic plan of care.

What can I expect from the Rehab Team?

Physical Therapy

Our Physical Therapists rehabilitative expertise help improve gait and balance; enhance endurance, strength, range of motion; teach safe transfers; prevent falls; recommend, educate and support the use of adaptive equipment and devices.

Speech Therapy

Our speech language pathologists are experts in speech, voice, language, cognitive, and swallowing disorders. They develop an individualized plan of treatment in collaboration with the patient and the patient’s physician for optimal therapeutic interventions and outcomes. Patients diagnosed with a stroke, Parkinson’s disease, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), etc. may benefit from Speech Therapy.

Occupational Therapy

Our occupational therapists will evaluate patients for sensation, cognition, vision, strength, mobility and home management. Occupational Therapists develop a plan of care focused on patient’s goals in bathing, dressing, feeding, home and kitchen management, including meal prep. Occupational Therapists collaborate with patients and patient’s physician and other medical team members to ensure your home is equipped for safety and independence—through home modification, as necessary.

What can I expect during my visit?

  • Interventions to restore strength, function, balance, mobility and independence
  • Interventions to improve speech and swallowing
  • Teaching on simplifying work tasks to move more effectively
  • Education regarding home safety and modifications
  • Instruction on how to conserve energy efficiently while accomplishing daily tasks

Contact

Our team is eager to provide you with the care you need in the setting you need. For more information regarding home rehabilitation, call our intake department at (714)712-7110