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Recoup, Restore and Return Home with Senior Rehabilitation Services

Our physical, occupational and speech therapists are experts in rehabilitating persons 55 and older. Using a combination of hands-on treatment, state-of-the-art equipment and proven clinical delivery, each therapist is focused on the individual and developing custom treatment plans that treat the whole person, not just the diagnosis or condition/illness.

Therapy Delivery

  • Physical, Occupational, Speech Therapies available up to 7 days a week
  • Each therapist will perform an evaluation that looks at the whole person, your life and abilities prior to illness/injury, goals and recovery expectations to create a custom treatment plan
  • All treatment plans are approved by your physician
  • Therapy can be delivered more than once a day and may take up a large portion of your day
  • The intensity of occupational or physical therapy for seniors is determined by diagnosis and individual tolerance
  • All therapy is 1 on 1 with a licensed therapist
  • Therapy technology designed to reduce pain and inflammation
  • Precision therapies to promote faster healing
  • Daily monitoring of progress with consistent communication to nursing and physician team

Medical Specialties

We specialize in a full range of senior rehabilitation programs that are proven effective and specialized for older adults. We work together with you and your family to create the perfect plan for your recovery goals. Franciscan Communities have utilized medical experts and countless hours of research and methods to create the best of the best clinical programs for optimal outcomes. Our Medical Specialties include:

  • Rapid Recovery Bone & Joint Program
  • Post-Surgical Recovery
  • Heart Conditions & Cardiac Recovery: Heart Attack, Acute MI, Coronary Artery Bypass Graft
  • CHF
  • COPD
  • Pulmonary / Respiratory Conditions
  • Stroke / CVA and brain injury conditions
  • Pain management
  • Arthritis
  • Neurological conditions
  • Diabetes
  • Chronic renal disease
  • Wound care
  • Dementia
  • Disease Management

We offer senior rehabilitative services and skilled nursing care at the following communities:

Outpatient rehabilitative services are also offered at many of our locations.

For more information about Franciscan Ministries’ senior rehabilitative services, contact us today!

"The friendliness of all the residents and staff. . . the "Good Mornings" and "Good Afternoons" said with a smile. That truly makes my day."

Lee S., resident of Franciscan Communities

"As the song goes "There's no place like home." My place here is "home sweet home." Employees provide service with kindness and there's so many good people to talk to."

Bernard S., Franciscan Communities Resident

"Mt. Alverna has such a friendly and caring personality and atmosphere. The skilled care helped me achieve independence and regain strength. Even the social activities reinforce physical therapy. I am blessed to have been able to rehab at this facility this past Spring."

Rev S., Mount Alverna

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