Decatur Medical Lodge outpatient therapy offers senior adults continuing rehabilitation from injury, illness or surgery after returning home. It is our goal to create a care plan which allows each patient to experience a smooth transition from inpatient to outpatient rehab.
Decatur Medical Lodge's outpatient therapy services include:
- Physical Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Speech Therapy
Physical Therapy – remediates impairments and promotes mobility and function through the use of exercise therapy, manual therapy, electrotherapy, movements and mechanical force.
Occupational Therapy – Development, maintenance and/or recovery of meaningful activities of daily living through various assessments and interventions.
Speech Therapy – Evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of communication, voice and swallowing disorders through various therapeutic modalities. Also includes the enhancement and treatment of cognition.
Benefits of Decatur Medical Lodge Outpatient Rehab
- Continuum of care: Patients maintain a relationship with the same therapy team, allowing for consistency, comfort, confidence.
- Customized Plan: Every patient received a therapy program designed to achieve their maximum level of function
- Especially for Seniors: Patient experience greater comfort rehabbing in an environment just for seniors and with therapy professionals who are uniquely attuned to their needs.
A variety of modalities can be employed to reduce or relieve pain, decrease swelling, promote circulation, and reduce lessen muscle spasm. In some cases, physical therapy can also be used to administer medication, in conjunction with other procedures. Examples of common modalities are ultrasound, ice, heat, traction, and electrical stimulation.
Come See for Yourself
Our top-quality care creates results. In fact, our discharge to home rate is above the national average. And our beautiful, comfortable surroundings make guests feel right at home. Come see what makes Decatur Medical Lodge so special.