Center for Rehabilitation
Certified Comprehensive Stroke, Brain Injury and Limb Loss Specialty Program by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).
Christiana Care’s innovative 40-bed, CARF-accredited rehabilitation unit on the beautifully transformed Wilmington Hospital campus is uniquely designed with the latest in therapeutic technology and real-life skill simulation environments to help you reclaim independence and build confidence as you progress toward home. CARF accreditation is internationally recognized assurance that your care at Christiana Care’s Center for Rehabilitation at Wilmington Hospital meets rigorous standards for service and quality focused on helping you achieve the best results.
Treatment for your diagnosis
Our interdisciplinary team of rehabilitation experts specializes in partnering with patients and families recovering from:
- Brain injury.
- Cancer complications.
- Fractures and other orthopaedic conditions.
- Joint replacement.
- Neurologic disorders.
- Spinal cord injuries.
Specialized clinicians and therapists for your needs
Led by one of our board-certified physicians in physical medicine and rehabilitation, our interdisciplinary team of rehabilitation specialists creates a personalized treatment plan to help you regain functional skills strength and mobility following surgery, injury or a debilitating illness. Team members include:
- Occupational therapists.
- Physical therapists.
- Rehabilitation nurses.
- Recreational therapists.
- Social workers and case managers.
- Speech-language pathologists.
Advanced acute-care rehabilitation facilities
The Center for Rehabilitation at Wilmington Hospital features the latest in barrier-free and advanced rehabilitation technologies. Innovative simulation environments, including a fully furnished residential apartment and business-lined city street, help you regain confidence with everyday living skills and prepare you to return to your daily routine safely and independently. With our new Ventricular Device/Structural Heart Program, patients with heart failure can now stay closer to their families for inpatient rehabilitation.
From acute rehabilitation care that begins at the hospital bedside, to a personalized outpatient treatment plan that helps speed your recovery and prepares you to return home, the Center for Rehabilitation at Wilmington Hospital helps you reclaim the independence and activity level that puts you back on the road to your best health. You’ll find partnering with our knowledgeable, compassionate and respectful Rehabilitation Services team and our patient and family-centered approach to be highlights of your care experience.