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Medical corner: What Is rehab?: Facts about physical rehabilitation

September 23, 2015 In the News

Imagine having to learn how to walk again or to tie your shoes. What if you couldn’t stand alone or take yourself to the bathroom? These are just a few scenarios facing patients who are going through physical rehabilitation. Read more from Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital and The Daily Local News.

About Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital

Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital, a member of Main Line Health, is a leader in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. The 148-bed, not-for-profit hospital offers the full continuum of rehabilitation services, including acute inpatient care, as well as outpatient services for adults and adolescents. The range of illnesses and injuries treated at Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital includes traumatic, mild traumatic and non-traumatic brain injury, stroke and other neurological disorders, spinal cord injury and amputee and orthopedic injuries and illnesses. In addition, Bryn Mawr Rehab provides rehabilitation services at convenient outpatient locations in the western suburbs of Philadelphia. The hospital has also achieved Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest distinction for excellence in nursing care.