The Outpatient Neurological Rehabilitation Center and the Outpatient Orthopedic Rehabilitation Center, both part of West Haverstraw, NY-based Helen Hayes Hospital, now offer expanded services and hours.
Among the increased offerings at both centers are a multi-disciplinary team of rehabilitation professionals; evidence-based therapy modalities; new rehabilitation equipment; and expanded hours of operation, from early morning through the evening, according to a media release from Helen Hayes Hospital.
The Outpatient Neurological Rehabilitation Center at Helen Hayes Hospital provides physical, occupational, and speech pathology therapy to patients with conditions such as traumatic brain and spinal cord injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis, amputation, Parkinson’s disease, cerebral palsy and more.
Rehabilitation technology available include the AlterG Antigravity Treadmill, the ReWalk Exoskeleton, virtual reality therapy using the Bertec Balance Master, and a comprehensive Parkinson’s Disease Therapy Program, as well as an indoor sensory gym and outdoor adapted playground for younger patients.
The Outpatient Orthopedic Rehabilitation Center provides physical and occupational therapy for patients who have had surgeries, joint replacements, sports injuries, trauma and fractures, back and neck injuries, osteoporosis, arthritis, other orthopedic conditions.
Technology and services available include high-tech Low Level Laser Therapy, the AlterG Antigravity Treadmill, aquatic therapy in the hospital’s heated accessible pool, custom splints and orthotics made on-site, and more, per the release.
[Source: Helen Hayes Hospital]