Rehabilitation Therapy   -  Physical / Speech / Occupational

     Our approach to rehabilitation features a true cohesive, interdisciplinary rehabilitation team including Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Speech Language Pathologists, working together with nurses, dietary, social services and activities to assist patients in reaching their maximum potential.
      Calvert City Convalescent and Rehabilitation Center provides aggressive treatment protocols, which have been modified to fit each individual's needs.  They progress at their own pace, based upon their level of endurance and medical involvement.  The patient is the most valued member of the rehab team and we let out patients know that through our support, respect and encouragement. 
     Our Mission is dedicated to maximizing independence, safety, comfort and quality of life for those residents remaining in our facility, as well as those returning home. 

PHYSICAL  - Physical therapy is the rehabilitation specialty that works closely with an individual to restore their functional abilities.  Some treatments may include flexibility and strengthening exercises, as well as, gait training, balance activities, safety with transfers and pain management techniques.
    
Physical Therapists (PTs) are highly specialized healthcare professionals that are able to access the individual's deficits and develop treatment programs accordingly.


SPEECH - Speech Therapy (ST), with our licensed therapists, assists individuals to learn to master new communication skills and to handle chewing and swallowing difficulties.  many individuals learn skills to assist with memory loss.

OCCUPATIONAL - Occupational Therapy (OT) is the rehabilitation specialty that assists an individual to regain the ability to perform activities of daily living.  The goal is to assist the individual to regain these abilities while encouraging independence.  These abilities are often regained using splints and adaptive equipment.