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Below is information that patients and family members should know about FirstHealth’s inpatient rehabilitation program.

Inpatient Rehabilitation Analysis
October 1, 2012 - September 30, 2013

 

FirstHealth Center
for Inpatient Rehabilitation

Regional Average

Stroke

25.5%

21.2%

Orthopaedic

48.6%

25.8%

Debility*

3.0%

5.9%

Neurologic

1.6%

15.2%

Amputation

6.3%

3.4%

Spinal Cord

4.9%

5.1%

Brain Injury

2.4%

8.4%

Multiple Trauma

2.2%

3.0%

Other

5.5%

12.0%

 

 

 

* Debility also includes cardiac, pulmonary & medically complex.

 

Outcomes
October 1, 2012 - September 30, 2013

 

FirstHealth Center
for Inpatient Rehabilitation

Regional Average

Average length of stay (days)

10.2

12.9

Amount of therapy per day, 5 days/week       

3 hours

 

Discharged to community

87.6%

80.9%

Discharged to long-term care facility

5.2%

7.5%

Discharged to subacute rehab

1.6%

3.5%

Discharged back to hospital

5.5%

8.1%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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