Inpatient Rehab Unit Promotes Quicker Patient Independence

Joint Township District Memorial Hospital’s Inpatient Rehab Facility is a hospital-based acute unit dedicated to the restoration of functional mobility and activities of daily living. Located on the sixth floor of the hospital, the IRU is licensed to provide nursing and intense therapy in an acute care setting.

Quality Care From Quality Professionals

“Our Team Commitment to our patient is to work aggressively through an individualized plan of care to insure that each patient achieves his or her maximum potential for functional recovery.”

The specialized rehab team includes:

  1. Rehab physician
  2. Medical physician
  3. Family physician
  4. Physical therapist
  5. Occupational therapist
  6. Rehab nurses
  7. Social worker/case manager
  8. Speech therapist
  9. Dietician

Patient Referral Processes

Physicians may request a referral from any healthcare setting, such as emergency room, physician office or home. Patients can be admitted from our acute care unit or transferred from another acute care setting. A pre-admission screen must be completed to determine if you meet the criteria for Acute Rehab:

  • Medical stability
  • Ability to participate in an intense rehab program
  • Need for both physical therapy and occupational therapy

Contact Information

To make a referral or to learn more about the Inpatient Rehab Unit at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, call us at 419-394-3335.

A Full Range Of Care

Typical injury or illness appropriate for the Inpatient Rehab Facility includes:

  • Stroke/CVA
  • Brain dysfunctions such as brain trauma/injury or brain surgeries
  • Neurological disorders such as Multiple Sclerosis, paralysis or Parkinson’s Disease
  • Spinal cord injury or trauma
  • Orthopedic conditions such as joint replacement, scoliosis, hip dysplasia, failed hip replacements
  • Amputations
  • Hip fractures
  • Multiple joint arthritis such as rhuematoid arthritis
  • Major Multiple Trauma
  • Generalized weakness and debilitation resulting from complex medical conditions
  • An on-going condition that complicates your recovery or returning to prior level of function

For additional information contact:

419-394-3335

Grand Lake Health System
200 St. Clair Street, St. Marys,
Ohio 45885-2400
| 1-419-394-3335 | 1-877-564-6897