Quality Life Services Geriatric Rehab Unit

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  • 151 Goodview Drive Apollo, PA 15613
  • 724.727.3451

Welcome to the GRU

Our Geriatric Rehabilitation Unit allows for better management of complex geriatric patients who require post-acute rehabilitation while taking full advantage of the continuum of care established in collaboration with Quality Life Services and the Allegheny Health Network. This collaboration has led to developing protocols for best practices in the areas of physician engagement, medication management and a stress-free transition to home.

Patients come to Quality Life Services GRU to regain their strength and stability. Common reasons include:

  • After surgery and/or a hospital stay
  • After an orthopedic injury or replacement
  • After strokes and other conditions that can impact speech and brain functions
  • Requiring therapy services after a fall or are deconditioned.

Our Team Includes

  • Medical Director/Geriatric Extensivist overseeing all rehabilitative care
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Registered Nurse
  • Certified nursing assistants
  • Dedicated clinical manager
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapists
  • Social workers
  • Dietitian

 

Services Include:

  • Therapy available 7 days a week
  • Jintronix- this is a 3D software that helps individuals going through physical and cognitive rehabilitation. The software uses collected data from individuals to place patients in an interactive game environment that’s built around rehabilitation exercises.
  • Post-orthopedic surgery care
  • Pain management
  • Wound care/Certified wound care physician
  • Nutrition management
  • Recreational and therapeutic activities
  • Spiritual support and worship services
  • Patient and family education
  • Case management
  • Discharge planning
  • Hospital/nurse liaison

 

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