After You are Discharged from Transplant Rehabilitation
Transitioning to Your Next Level of Care
Your long-term success following discharge is important to our entire team as you transition home or to your next level of care. Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana (RHI) offers several resources to you following your inpatient rehabilitation stay.
Post-Acute Outpatient Therapy for Transplants
Specialized Outpatient Programs
There are many Specialized Outpatient Programs available to discharged transplant patients. Your treatment plan could include some of those described on this page.
Our Vision Rehabilitation service is composed of a specialized occupational therapy team with expertise in pediatric and adult vision rehabilitation. Vision is a complex integration between the eyes, brain, and body. Our therapists provide restorative and compensatory training for individuals following a brain injury or stroke, in addition to low vision intervention for adults with degenerative eye diseases. We provide a comprehensive evaluation and treatment plan to help improve our patients’ visual performance at home, school, work and on the road.
Driver Rehabilitation Program
RHI’s Driver Rehabilitation Program is dedicated to promoting safety and independence in driving. Our specially trained occupational therapists address the visual, cognitive and physical impairments that affect an individual’s ability to drive. We utilize vehicles with state-of-the-art adaptive equipment and computer systems that can be modified to meet the needs of the individuals we serve.
Community Fitness Program
- Provides adaptive workout equipment for persons with disabilities
- Every Tuesday/Thursday from 5-6 pm
- Contact RHI for more information at 317-320-2281 or email@example.com
RHI's swimming pool, located at the Eagle Highlands facility, is available for low-impact exercise through the Aquatic Program.
RHI Adaptive Sports Program
- The Adaptive Sports Program offers adaptive sports including fencing, archery, hand cycling, waterskiing, wheelchair tennis, wheelchair basketball, track, wheelchair racing, quad rugby, power soccer, and beep basketball
- Contact Jeanine Stellmack at 317-329-2281 or Jeanine.firstname.lastname@example.org
Wheelchair Seating & Positioning Clinic
RHI provides a comprehensive Wheelchair Seating & Positioning Clinic for new wheelchairs or seating modifications. RHI has therapists who are Assistive Technology Practitioners with advanced training and certification in seating and positioning. Evaluation and recommendations are completed and sent to your physician for approval of medical necessity. We take a team approach involving you, OT, PT, the wheelchair vendor (client's choice) and your physician.
General Physiatry Clinic
Our General Physiatry Clinic is designed to support the delivery of individualized programs of care for patients suffering from back pain and musculoskeletal conditions, The goal is to address issues up-front so that they can fully participate in their recovery and be themselves again.