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					 New Hanover Regional Medical Center  Rehabilitation Hospital
                                    Outcomes: Orthopedic Rehabilitation
            Welcome! We would like to share with you some facts about the rehabilitation
            program in which you are participating.

            The following therapies and services are provided based on your needs:
            Rehabilitation Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy,
            Case Management, Psychosocial Services, Recreation Therapy, Nutrition Services,
            Respiratory Therapy, and any needed medical services.
            Persons served generally receive a minimum of 15 hours of Physical Therapy,
            Occupational Therapy, and/or Speech Therapy per week. Persons served must be
            able to actively participate in 3 hours of therapy for five days out of a seven day period.
            Medicare, Medicaid and other insurance usually pay for your type of rehabilitation
            program. If services or procedures are not covered, alternatives will be discussed with
            you as needed.

            ORTHOPEDIC REHABILITATION PROGRAM OUTCOMES
            Between January 1, 2008 – December 31, 2008
       Hip Fracture                                        NHRMC Rehab                   National
       Number of persons served                                   52                      53810
       Average age of persons served                        70.2 years old            77.4 years old
       Average length of stay                                 10.5 days                 13.2 days
       Individuals discharged to community setting              75.0%                     69.4%

       Other Orthopedic                                    NHRMC Rehab                   National
       Number of persons served                                   7                       24301
       Average age of persons served                        66.0 years old            71.1 years old
       Average length of stay                                 10.7 days                 11.4 days
       Individuals discharged to community setting              85.7%                     79.8%

            Our patients scored us 89.6 out of 100 for satisfaction. We hope that you will take the
            opportunity to participate in our satisfaction survey following your discharge.

            If you have compliments or concerns, please contact us:
            Leslie Kesler, Director                              815-5619
            Yvonne Johnson, Nursing Manager                      342-3187
            Tammy Bartley, Therapy Manager                       815-5496
            NHRMC Rehabilitation Hospital
            PO Box 9000, 2131 South 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28402-9000
            Phone (910) 343-7835                          www.nhrmc.org

New Hanover Regional Medical Center
    Wilmington, North Carolina

				
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