Skilled Rehabilitation Program
The Pointe Coupee General Hospital Skilled Rehabilitation Program is a special program offering skilled nursing and/or therapy care to patients who need continued care beyond an acute hospital stay. The skilled rehabilitation programs allows extra time to recover from an illness, injury, or surgery before returning home, or extra time to recover from a stroke or accident, or extra time to receive continued specialized wound care or IV medications.
Examples of why a patient may need skilled are include:
Recovery from a stroke or accident
Extended therapy after joint replacement surgery
Wounds requiring special care