Hendrick Center for Rehabilitation offers a 31-bed Comprehensive Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit (CIRU) which serves West Texas and outlying regions.
CIRU provides patients with a personalized intensive therapy program focusing on increasing independence and safety needed to return to the community. The multi-disciplinary team evaluates the patient’s abilities and customizes a program to help reach their goals. Each patient’s progress is monitored throughout their stay focusing on medical management, self-care skills, mobility skills, communication and cognition. Discharge planning is focused on from the beginning of a patient’s stay to help prepare for a smooth transition.
CIRU is staffed by a highly-trained multi-disciplinary team including:
- Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician
- Rehabilitation Nursing
- Physical therapy
- Occupational therapy
- Speech/Language therapy
- Respiratory therapy
- Social Worker
- Clinical Dietician
We offer specialized treatments such as Bioness, Vital Stim, Strain Counterstrain technique, Craniosacral technique, Neurodevelopmental Technique and Negative pressure wound therapy. We also offer aquatic therapy in a therapeutic, heated pool when indicated for treatment.
Through our multi-disciplinary team, we specialize in implementing rehabilitation programs for a variety of diagnoses including:
- Stroke rehabilitation
- Head injury rehabilitation
- Spinal cord injury rehabilitation
- Burn care rehabilitation
- Multiple trauma rehabilitation
- Rehabilitation for neurological injuries
- Amputee rehabilitation
- Joint replacement rehabilitation
|Hendrick Center for Rehabilitation
1934 Hickory St.
Abilene, Texas 79601
Hendrick Medical Plaza
5302 Buffalo Gap Road
Abilene, Texas 79606