The therapy teams at HSHS St. John's Hospital are dedicated to helping patients make a full recovery through rehabilitation services.
Whether you are recovering from an injury or an illness or living with a chronic condition, HSHS St. John’s Hospital Rehabilitation is committed to helping you return to the most fulfilling, independent life possible.
Our expert physicians, nurses, therapists and home health professionals are dedicated and compassionate individuals who are also highly experienced in rehabilitation and the most advanced therapies available. Each of them will work closely with you and your loved ones to ensure that you have the care you need.
Having water surround the body also helps blood circulate from the legs to the heart, often reducing any swelling in the ankles and feet. And, depending on the speed of movement, water can either assist or resist movement to strengthen muscle.
A lot of the things you do each day can lead to injury – from simple activities around the house to training in the gym or even how you sit at work. Our team can pinpoint areas of concern and work with you to reduce your risk of injury.
HSHS St. John's Hospital TherapyCare in Chatham, now offers DorsaVi Movement Suite (DMS), the latest wearable technology to help individuals of all ages improve performance and recognize and manage injuries.
Occupational therapy helps prepare patients to successfully perform daily activities, such as bathing, dressing and home care management.
- Regain speaking, reading and writing abilities
- Improve a patient’s ability to understand what others are saying
- Improve a patient’s thinking, math and memory skills, so they can manage their affairs
- Improving swallowing skills to a safe level with food and beverages