The George Washington University Hospital's rehabilitation units offer individualized, medically advanced and comprehensive treatment for patients recovering from serious illness, surgery, trauma and other injuries. Whether helping patients regain speech after stroke, walk independently after a traumatic accident or return to the activities they love, we take pride in every gain patients make. Clinical expertise and respect for patients, as well as the pride patients achieve with their own progress, distinguish this program as a leader among its peers.
Acute Rehabilitation focuses on helping patients develop the skills they need to live as independently as possible while recovering from illness or injury that limits their abilities to function. Services include physical, occupational, and speech therapy.
Physical therapists at the Outpatient Rehabilitation Center help to restore strength, improve balance, increase endurance and minimize pain. Services include: physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language rehabilitation and a variety of other specialized therapies.
Amputee Support Group
Meet with other members of the limb loss community for support, conversation and resources. Light refreshments will be served.
Stroke Support Group
Meet with other people and families who have had a stroke for support, conversation and resources. Light refreshments will be served.
Accredited by The Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)