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Intensive Outpatient Program

Intensive Outpatient Program

Intensive Outpatient Program

Program:

Outpatient Rehab

  • Comprehensive outpatient program
  • Designed for individuals who require at least two of the following rehabilitative services:
    • Occupational, Physical, Recreation and Speech Therapy and Psychological Services

Evaluation & Treatment:

  • Following evaluation by appropriate team members
  • The team establishes treatment frequency and duration to meet rehab needs.
  • Treatments initiated to return individuals to
    • Optimum ability
    • Independence
    • As quickly and safely as possible

Communications:

  • Team Conferences are held weekly to
    •  Discuss progress and plan therapy
  • Family conferences scheduled as needed to
    • Update the patient and/or family on progress and pending discharge plans.

Family involvement:

  • Is a vital component to successful rehabilitation
  • Participation is required on the initial day of the program
  • Indicated if the patient's physical or behavioral needs dictate during the patient's down-time between therapies.
    • Family/caregiver is responsible for patient's arrival/pickup at scheduled times.  

Meals & Snacks:

  • Not provided through the program
  • Access to a refrigerator and microwave is available
  • Patient/family is responsible to bring his/her own lunch.
  • Family/caregiver will need to be available if assistance in routine meals is needed.
  • Family/caregiver will be informed ahead of time if the therapist is involved in that aspect of the patient's treatment.

Patient's Schedule:

  • Patient/Family must notify staff in advance of any up-coming appointments
  • Patient/client's schedule is developed weekly following the team care conference.
  • Because therapy needs change weekly, the resulting schedule may vary

Contact St. Mary's Call Center (812-485-4925), option 1 to schedule your first treatment.

 

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