Many patients who have experienced serious illnesses or injuries require intense acute inpatient rehabilitation that is best delivered at a hospital. Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation at Uniontown Hospital is an excellent choice for these patients - whether they're coming from here or another hospital in the region.
If you or a loved one are in need of such care, choosing an advanced facility that's close to home makes it easier on everyone. You can rest assured that at Uniontown Hospital's Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit, you or your loved one will have access to comprehensive care, that is delivered by experienced specialists.
Our goal is to promote independence and to develop the strength and skills that will allow you or your loved one to return home. Using a team approach, we develop an individualized program for each patient and deliver the expertise of everyone from nurses, physical, occupational, and speech therapists, to physicians and dietitians.
Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation at Uniontown Hospital is committed to working with you and/or your loved one to achieve the safest and easiest transition from any hospital in the region to home.
Rehabilitation is a method of treatment that uses innovative medical care to help overcome the effects that an injury, illness or the processes of aging have had on a person's function and lifestyle.
Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation at Uniontown Hospital has a primary emphasis on helping patients reach their maximum independence in living skills, mobility and communication.
One of the many benefits of our Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation is its location within the hospital. This allows access to all of our services without having to leave the building.
We use an interdisciplinary approach to develop an individualized rehabilitation program for each of our patients. The patient is an active member of the team, participating in goal setting and development of his or her program.
Other members of this interdisciplinary team may include:
Patients may be admitted to Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation from another unit in our hospital, from another hospital altogether or even directly from home if recommended by a doctor or therapist.
Inpatient rehabilitation is primarily considered for patients with the following medical conditions:
Rehabilitation is a dynamic process that requires ongoing participation from the patient. For this reason, the following criteria must be met for admission to the unit.
The person must:
You can reach the Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit at Uniontown Hospital by calling (724) 430-6034. Our Admissions Coordinator can assist you in arranging admission to our unit and a member of our staff will be glad to answer any questions that you might have. In regards to insurance, our services are covered by most insurance plans. However, we will perform financial clearances and insurance verification prior to admission. We look forward to hearing from you.