Acute Inpatient Rehab



Staff at TAMC's Acute Rehab Unit is here to meet the needs of anyone who has had a disabling injury or illness. Our program offers a personalized, integrated plan of care led by you and your family, and managed by our team of physicians, nurses, therapists and other rehabilitation professionals.

Acute Rehab Team

The primary goal of our acute inpatient rehab team is to help you and your loved ones resume an active lifestyle. Everyone recovers differently depending on their willingness to take an active role in their own therapy program. Our acute inpatient rehab team will assist you in the following ways:
  • Understand your disability and how to prevent medical complications
  • Acquire new, adaptive self-care skills
  • Work with adaptive equipment to make independence more easily attainable
  • Learn new coping skills
  • Develop the self-confidence necessary to achieve personal goals and maintain a positive "can do" attitude.
Our team approach and partnership with patients and their families ensures one-on-one attention - enabling patients to maximize recovery and reach their highest level of functioning.
Specialized services provided to those who have experienced:
  • Stroke
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Congenital deformity
  • Amputation
  • Multiple injuries from an accident
  • Hip fracture
  • Burns Hip or knee joint replacement


Physical Rehabilitation

Physical rehabilitation is a branch of medical care that focuses on restoring function to those with limitations due to injury or illness. This healing process includes support from family, friends, and a team of skilled professionals.
Physiatrists are physicians who specialize in rehabilitation. They are experts in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of physical disabilities. Working with your specialized therapy team, our physiatrists strive to maximize each patient's physical function, quality of life, and independence.

Insurance

Most insurance companies pay for some or all acute inpatient rehab services. The Aroostook Medical Center will check with your insurance company to verify your coverage.

TAMC Acute Inpatient Rehab Unit
AR Gould Memorial Hospital
140 Academy Street
Presque Isle, ME 04769
207-768-4432
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