Senior Rehabilitation Center in Evanston, IL
Helping You Feel Better, Faster.
Everyone has different recovery needs after an illness, injury or surgery. That’s why we tailor a program to fit your needs at our Senior Rehabilitation Center in Evanston.
When you need short-term rehabilitation, our team of experienced nurses, therapists and physicians will be there for you — from your initial assessment until your treatment is done. These experienced short-term rehabilitation specialists will be there to guide you through therapy activities, supporting and encouraging you every step of the way. You’ll also have access to our on-site pharmacy, routine lab testing, X-ray, dental, ophthalmology, and aqua therapy and strength training therapy at the fitness center on campus. Everything works together to help you recover and get back to enjoying life that much sooner.
Services and amenities include:
- Three meals daily
- Physical, occupational, speech and aqua therapies
- Assistance with eating, bathing, dressing, toileting and ambulation
- Access to round-the-clock health and medical services
- 24-hour nursing staff
- Emergency call systems
To learn more about our services, check out our Rehabilitation guide.
A specially designed rehab program for the memory-impaired
The McGaw Care Center is pleased to offer physical, occupational and speech therapies for older adults experiencing cognitive impairment and other forms of dementia at our residential campus in Evanston. Presbyterian Homes and The McGaw Care Center has been serving older adults, including those with cognitive impairment, for more than 100 years and we understand the complex issues of dementia. Drawing on the Presbyterian Homes heritage of providing quality rehabilitation services for older adults, this new program meets a critical need for patients with cognitive impairment.
Older adults experiencing cognitive impairment require a unique set of skills from professionals that are familiar with dementia. The Westminster Place health care team is ready to provide new opportunities for an enhanced and enriched quality of life. From the moment a patient arrives, they are guided by a dedicated team that provides support and communication with family members every step of the way, making plan adjustments if and when they’re needed. Our goal is to help patients regain functional abilities that enable them to be safer once they return home. To learn more about our Memory Rehabilitation program, check out our guide
Memory Rehab Guide
How often will I receive therapy services?
It depends on your needs. At our senior rehabilitation center in Evanston, each person receives an individualized treatment plan based on their specific situation, physician orders and therapist recommendations. We’ll provide the most appropriate services as recommended by your therapy team after your admission.
Is occupational therapy the same as physical therapy?
It’s similar in that it helps restore strength and mobility. However, occupational therapy focuses on helping people improve their ability to perform daily tasks by modifying the physical environment and using adaptive techniques and equipment to increase independence.
What will happen when I’m ready to return to my home?
Prior to your discharge, we’ll develop a plan that determines any equipment needs, outpatient therapy or in-home services you may require.
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