Bronx Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center's short-term rehabilitation care benefits residents who require temporary skilled care following their stay in a hospital after an accident, surgery, or while recovering from illness.
We offer comprehensive rehabilitation including medical management by our on-site physicians, nursing care, and physical, occupational, and speech therapies.Our rehabilitation team will design an individualized restorative rehabilitation program to meet your needs for a safe and timely discharge. The road back home is easier and shorter when you visit Bronx Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center for any rehabilitative services.
Physical TherapyOur Physical Therapists are licensed and experienced and utilize state-of-the-art equipment. Individualized therapy programs address pain management, and improve strength, endurance, flexibility and the ability to ambulate with increased safety awareness. Specific treatments include balance training, neuromuscular re-education, manual therapy, and gait training.
Occupational TherapyOccupational Therapists use meaningful, purposeful therapies to help residents re-establish or increase independence in daily living. Areas of treatment include self care, home management, as well as performing leisure and communal activities. If required, the home environment is adapted to residents needs and training is provided in the use of adaptive equipment and orthotics, safety in the home, and care-giving. Sensory motor and neuromuscular functioning as well as visual and cognitive-perceptual components of performance are enhanced.
Speech Therapy Residents with communication and swallowing disorders benefit from working with our Speech Therapists. By improving speech patterns and providing instruction in the use of speech assisting devices, therapists enhance the ability to communicate with staff, family and friends. Our Speech Therapists also perform swallowing/dysphasia assessments and recommend specific diet choices and feeding strategies.