Rush Foundation Hospital
Choctaw General
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John C. Stennis Memorial
Laird
Scott Regional
The Specialty Hospital of Meridian
Clinics

 

Senior Care

Choctaw General Hospital has specialized programs for senior adults experiencing problems coping with everyday living due to anxiety, grief and/or depression. Senior Care is an intensive outpatient program that has helped many individuals. Our Senior Care program offers free assessments by a nurse in the home and transportation can be provided. Call the Senior Care location nearest to you for more information.


Butler, AL
Phone: (205) 459-9166

 

Rehabilitation Services

Phone: 205.459.9136

 

By using the treatment plan designed for each individual, an appropriate combination of therapies, exercise and modalities, the therapist will help patients reach goals and achieve recover. At Choctaw General Hospital Rehabilitation Services, we are committed to providing our patients with quality service and compassionate care. As your only local physical therapy provider directly affiliated with your trusted local hospital, our therapists treat patients within the hospital and nursing home as well as provide outpatient rehabilitation services through our clinic located within the hospital. By using the treatment plan designed for each individual, an appropriate combination of therapies, exercise and modalities, the therapist will help patients reach goals and achieve recovery. At Choctaw General Hospital Rehabilitation Services, we consider it a privilege to be a part of your caregiver team.

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy (PT) is a type of treatment you may need when health problems make it hard to move around and do everyday tasks. It helps you move better and may relieve pain. It also helps improve or restore your physical function and your fitness level. The goal of physical therapy is to make daily tasks and activities easier. For example, it may help with walking, going up stairs, or getting in and out of bed. Physical therapy can help with recovery after some surgeries. Your doctor may suggest therapy for injuries or long-term health problems.

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Theapy (OT) is an applied science and health profession that provides skilled treatment to help individuals achieve and maintain independence in all facets of their lives. OT gives people the "skills for the job f living" necessary for independent and satisfying lives. Therapy can be provided for anyone from young children to older adults. Some typical injuries or illnesses are: paralysis, injury to a hand, joint disease, injury that limits movement, cognitive impairments, inability to perform personal care tasks, activity of daily living (ADL), and many more.

Speech Therapy

Speech therapy or pathology involves the study, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders that related to speech, language, swallowing, fluency, voice, and communication. Speech therapy helps people who struggle with speech disorders because horse games Kids games of developmental delays, stroke, brain injuries, learning disabilities, mental retardation, cerebral palsy, hearing loss, and other problems that can affect speech.

Services

Our physical therapists offer a wide array of services to assist patients in their rehabilitation.

Exercise

  • Balance and Coordination

  • Flexibility

  • Home Exercise Program

  • Manual Therapy

  • Spinal Rehabilitation

  • Sports Medicine Rehab

  • Strengthening

  • Stretching

Modalities

  • Electric Stimulation
  • Ice
  • Iontophoresis
  • Paraffin
  • TENS Units
  • Traction