As a major medical center, Albany Med offers a number of rehabilitation services not available elsewhere in the region. We are also equipped with the latest technology and an exceptionally trained staff. At Albany Med, patients can be seen by the physician who provided their initial care during the rehabilitation process.
Our highly knowledgeable physicians specializing in rehabilitation medicine, are assisted by nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, psychologists, and case managers. The team works collaboratively to ensure that each patient receives an individualized program designed to help improve his or her level of function. Albany Med’s rehabilitation unit is fully accredited by Medicare and the New York State Department of Health, as well as the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Hospitals.
The most common conditions treated in the inpatient unit include:
Each patient is scheduled for a specific amount of time per day, Monday through Friday. Therapy services are also provided on Saturday.