Rehabilitation services at Atlanta Medical Center consist of three primary areas: Acute Care, Inpatient Acute Rehabilitation and Outpatient Rehabilitation. Atlanta Medical Center has received local, state, and regional recognition for providing a comprehensive continuum of care for patients recovering from such conditions as:
- Head Injury
- Multiple Trauma
- Total Joint Replacement
- Orthopedic Disorders
- Neuromuscular Diseases
- Musculoskeletal Diseases
Acute Care Rehabilitation Services
Acute Care Rehabilitation Services consist of physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and audiology services that work along with other healthcare professionals to provide cohesive care during an acute hospital stay.
Inpatient Acute Rehabilitation Program
The Inpatient Acute Rehabilitation Program offers specialized comprehensive therapy services for 3 hours per day for patients who meet the admission criteria. The rehabilitation team includes a wide range of professionals trained to work closely with the patient and his or her family to further the recovery process. Members of the rehab team include:
- Medical Director specializing in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
- Primary Nurse
- Physical Therapist
- Occupational Therapist
- Speech-Language Pathologist
- Patient Care Coordinator
- Social Worker
- Nutrition Specialist
For more information on Inpatient Acute Rehabilitation Program call 404-265-6369.
To make a referral, call 404-265-4121 or 404-265-4821.
The Outpatient Rehabilitation Program is designed to meet the specific needs of individual patients as they move through the final stages of their recovery process. Located at the Atlanta Medical Center Wellness Center, the outpatient rehabilitation program offers physical, occupational and speech therapy. The program also offers the following specialized services:
- Aquatic Therapy
- Functional Capacity Evaluation
- Hand Therapy
- Vestibular/Balance Evaluation
Make a referral or obtain more information by calling 404-265-4634.
Audiology is a service of Rehabilitation Services that evaluates hearing in infants, children, and adults. Patients can be seen on an inpatient or outpatients basis.
To schedule an appointment please call 404-265-3828.
For further information regarding Audiology services including hearing aids please call 404-265-3712.