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The Inpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Department provides Physical, Occupational, and Speech & Swallowing Therapy services to hospitalized patients. The department is comprised of qualified and dedicated therapists who focus on maximizing patient's functional abilities and improving their quality of life.

The Inpatient PM&R Department works closely with the interdisciplinary team to ensure appropriate discharge plans for patients. In addition to providing services to hospitalized adults on the medical, Intensive Care, Joint Replacement and Stroke Units, the department provides therapy services in the NICU and the on the Pediatric unit of the hospital.

Inpatient Rehabilitation Conditions Treated

The Physical Therapy staff evaluates and treats patients to improve:

  • Ambulation
  • Balance
  • Range of motion
  • Strength
  • Transfers
  • Wound healing

The Occupational Therapy staff evaluates and treats patients to improve:

  • Ability to perform daily tasks of living (dressing, bathing, self feeding etc.)

The Speech Therapy staff evaluates and treats patients to improve:

  • Cognitive-communication
  • Language
  • Speech
  • Swallowing
  • Voice

 

Location Information

To find a rehabilitation specialist at MedStar Franklin Square, call 443-777-7383.

MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
9000 Franklin Square Drive
Baltimore, MD 21237