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Fall Prevention and Stroke Rehabilitation Program

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Whitney Rehabilitation Care Center partners with Preferred Therapy Solutions on the Falls Prevention & Stroke Rehabilitation Program.

This program is a comprehensive, interdisciplinary approach for patients that suffered a Cerebral Vascular Accident (CVA) which is often referred to as a Stroke. Included in this program is the education and rehabilitation on falls prevention.

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  • Loss/reduced sensation and muscle control can lead to tripping and a possible fall.
  • Visual changes could impact ability to move safely in your home.
  • Potential loss of balance increases the risk of a fall.

  • Maintain a good diet and hydration throughout the day.
  • Keep active and exercise daily.
  • Make sure your home has adequate lighting, space to move about safely, and is clutter free.
  • Reach out for medical or family assistance when needed.

  • Assess the type and severity of stroke you had and develop your treatment plan.
  • Provide education and training on safe mobility and activities of daily living.
  • Assess need for adaptive equipment.
  • Provide education on proper diet and nutrition.

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Whitney Rehabilitation Care Center

is a 150 bed Skilled Nursing Facility in Hamden, CT.

We provide long term in a warm and welcoming environment. Please contact our Director of Admissions to learn more.

  • 203-288-6230

  • kjohnson@whitneyrehab.com