About our Rehabilitation Outcomes

Overview

At Halifax Health | Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation, our team is dedicated to providing patients with the best possible outcomes, while delivering a top-notch experience. Our 40-bed acute inpatient rehabilitation unit offers the full continuum of rehabilitation services for neurological and orthopedic injuries.

Patients admitted to the Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation required an intense rehabilitation program and medical care from a physician specialized in rehabilitation

Special Awards or Recognition

  • Get With The Guidelines Gold Plus Achievement Award in Stroke
  • Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • CARF Accredited

Specialized Rehabilitation Services include:

  • Amputation
  • Back and neck pain
  • Balance disorders
  • Brain injuries
  • Chronic pain disorders
  • Neurological disorders
  • Oncology Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedics
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Sports injuries
  • Stroke
  • Women’s & Men’s Health

We employ an interdisciplinary team model that is a naturally collaborative effort, which places you and your family in the center of the healthcare team.

Family and Patient Satisfaction

93% of our patients and their families will recommend the Halifax Health | Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation to others.
Patients say it is the personal care and professional guidance of our team that inspires them to maximize their experience here, which may be the reason our satisfaction scores are in the top 10% in America.

Number of Persons Served

In the calendar year 2020 from January 1, to December 31, 2020, Halifax Health | Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation discharged 924 patients delivering 12,989 days of patient care with an average length of stay of 14 days.
Ages of person serviced are 18 and older.

18 to 40 years old:48
41 to 65 years old:253
66 to 85 years old:498
86+:125
Male:520
Female:404

Disposition at Discharge/Transition/Effectiveness of the Program

Discharge HomeCenter for Inpatient Rehab – 73.48% National Average – 73.72%
Return to Acute CareCenter for Inpatient Rehab – 9.85%National Average – 12.62%

Functional Gains

Functional GainsCenter for Inpatient Rehab National Average
 35.7738.09
***Functional Gains in Activities of daily living and motor recovery

Conditions and Diagnosis Served

The case mix of impairment groups served by Halifax Health | Brooks Rehabilitation Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation are listed below.*

Rehab ConditionsCenter for Inpatient Rehab NumberCenter for Inpatient Rehab %Nation %
Stroke23826%24%
Traumatic Brain Injury708%5%
Non-Traumatic Brain Injury627%8%
Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury142%2%
Non-Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury485%6%
Neuro243%10%
Fractured Lower Extremity627%8%
Replacement LE131%3%
Other Orthopedic485%5%
Amputation, Lower Extremity334%4%
Cardiac455%4%
Pulmonary30%2%
Major Multiple Trauma, no Brain or Spinal Cord Injury687%3%
Major Multiple Trauma, with Brain or Spinal Cord Injury445%2%
Gulliain-Barre6 1% 1%
Medically Complex144 16% 14%

Your treatment team includes:

  • You and your Family
  • Nurse
  • Physical Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech/Language Pathologist
  • Certified Therapeutic Recreational Specialist
  • Case Manager
  • Neuropsychologist
  • Dietitian
  • Chaplain

Patient Resources

For an overview of our specialized services, please download our patient resource materials:

Rehabilitation Outcomes Rack Card

Stroke Rehabilitation Program Outcomes Rack Card

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