program can help them achieve optimum recovery and health. Goals include limiting the physical effects of cardiac illness and improving overall cardiovascular fitness.
Our individualized programs are designed, supervised and executed by a team of specialists that may include physicians, nurses, therapists, and even nutritional and mental health professionals.
Our social worker may arrange for wheelchair assistance or other assistive devices, and our nutritionists may go over dietary issues that could impact a full recovery. If applicable, our nurses will provide information on wound care and medication management.
All this will ensure that once they leave our facility, residents will be adequately prepared to resume optimal functionality and independence.
Using a multidisciplinary approach to care, individually designed treatment plans combine specialized therapies, pain management, strength, balance and mobility training, biomechanical re-education, joint protection and other techniques to help restore even frail and high risk patients to optimum levels of functional independence.
Our specialized stroke rehabilitation program is designed to help restore patients to optimum levels of function while helping them compensate for decreased capabilities. By regaining greater independence in accomplishing tasks of daily living, many go on to enjoy a quality of life beyond their expectations. Our highly personalized, integrated programs include:
In order to get patients back on their feet and back home quicker than other facilities, Colonial has the capability of providing physical, occupational and speech therapies as often as the patient’s physician recommends it — up to seven days a week, for up to three hours a day. Our advanced therapeutic modalities address a wide range of orthopedic, neurological and other disabilities, diseases and conditions, including:
A unique understanding of senior care Colonial Healthcare and Rehabilitation Centre has been serving the health care needs of Bureau Valley area seniors for more than four decades. Rooted in a tradition of excellence in long-term nursing care, our extensive experience enables us to better respond to the unique challenges of geriatric rehab and enhances our ability to restore patients to the highest levels of form, function and independence.