Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit
Continuing your road to recovery
Our team of professionals at the Southern Tennessee Regional Health System Rehabilitation Unit work with individuals to help them achieve their phsical goals on the way back from an injury or illness.
Patients who have been physically affected by an illness or injury perform exercises and activities which help them gain mobility, balance, and joint fexibility, thereby achieving the highest possible function within the limits of their injury or illness.
Our goal is for each patient and their family to be completely satsified with the care that is recevied. Our highly trained professionals offer care and gentle encouragement to both the patient and the family.
Our program offers a comprehensive menu of services aimed at making the greatest impact in the shortest period of time. If you do not see a service that you are researching on this list, please call our program director (931) 766-3344.
- Medical Services
- Physical Therapy
- Rehab Nursing
- Speech / Language Pathology
- Social Work
Commonly Treated Diagnosis
Here are the most common services we provide. However, we are not limited to just this list.
- Spinal Cord Injury
- Brain Injury
- Hip Fracture
- Multiple Trauma
- Neurological Disorders
- Congential Disorders
Occupational Therapy Team
They work with patients on activites of daily living (ADLs) such as bathing, dressing, grooming, eating, and memory.
Physical Therapy Team
Focuses on improving the patient's strength and endurance, as well as promoting safe ambulation and transfers.
Speech / Language Team
Assists patients with skills to maximize functional communication, swallowing abilities, and to assist in overal emotional adjustment.
Referral Admission Process
Referrals may be made by physicians, case managers, social workers, home health agencies, insurance companies, vocational services, family members or the patient. You may notify your social worker or contact our case manager or program director regarding your choice of Southern Tennessee Regional Health System's Rehabilitation Unit.
Program Director (931) 766-3344
What to bring with you
Upon admission, please bring clothing that is comfortable, loose fitting with shoes that have a good fit. You may bring personal care items like razors, shampoo, or make up. You may also bring hobby items like needle craft and reading materials. Please do not forget your glasses, hearing aides, or dentures.
Support and caring from the patient's family and friends is an important part of the rehabilitaiton process. We welcome family, friends, and approved members of organizations or groups to visit during our convenient visiting hours.
Monday - Friday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm