Shippensburg Health Care Center's Rehabilitation Services aim to help reshape lives and restore lost abilities within a timeline following your joint replacement or other surgery. Many times, this includes starting your rehabilitation the day you are admitted.
Physical Therapy - Bed mobility, Transfers and gait, Lower extremity dysfunction, Strength & Coordination, Range of motion, Pain management, Amputee care & Prosthetics, Wound care & more.
Occupational Therapy - Increased safety awareness, Meal preparation, Fine & gross motor control, Community reintegration skills, Education on adaptive equipment, Use of self-help aids, Energy conservation, Cognitive skills, Work skill techniques, Preparation for home management tasks.
Speech Therapy - Improving Speech & language, Comprehension, Oral motor skills, Strategies for safe swallowing.
Shippensburg Health Care Center's Special programs are available to those who need specific attention in a variety of areas. These pro-active programs include our on-site physician, specialist and other dedicated team professionals who will work with your health care provider.
Shippensburg Health Care Center's Long Term Care allows individuals who require assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL's) to be professionally supported with physical, emotional and medical programs designed to enhance their overall quality of life.
Shippensburg Health Care Center has partnered with local hospital systems to ensure continuity of care. These independent physicians also utilize nurse practitioners so when they are not here, they have licensed and certified advanced practice nurses at the facility to ensure that trained eyes are available and ready to assist in making informed healthcare decisions.