Hip Fracture Recovery-Rehabilitation and Therapy
Hip fractures, especially in people age 65 and over, can cause severe health problems and decreased quality of life – but it doesn’t have to be that way. Our Hip and Healthy rehabilitation program providing hip therapy, fall prevention and fall risk assessment services. These inpatient rehabilitation services are designed to help patients get back to their normal everyday life following a hip fracture.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, more than 90 percent of hip fractures in older adults are due to falls. Our inpatient rehabilitation program is designed for patients who have experienced a fracture and want to return to a normal life and live as independently as possible. Our team of registered rehabilitation nurses and hip fracture therapists offers the latest rehabilitation technology and training techniques to provide a well-rounded focus on overall hip mobility, recovery and pain management.
Our hip fracture therapy program includes:
- Tips on fall prevention
- Fall risk assessments
- Specially designed exercises to target prolonged activities
- Exercises that promote walking and balance progress
- Alternative ways to do everyday activities
- Appropriate adaptive equipment and rehabilitation technology
- Pain management techniques