Ohio State can help you relearn or improve daily living skills after an injury or illness.
The Community Re-entry Program at Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center helps you develop the skills you need to maximize your independence after an injury or illness.
Your individualized care plan will identify your unique goals and create steps to achieve them. Through the use of innovative technologies and treatments, including simulators, you will begin to regain functions applicable to your daily living and working environment. Your end-goal is to maximize your health and well-being while functioning as independently as possible in your home, work or school environment.
Ohio State’s Community Re-entry Program provides unique support for patients with neurological impairments due to:
- Brain injury
- Multiple sclerosis
- Parkinson's disease
- Spinal cord injury
- Multiple trauma (numerous injuries sustained at the same time)
- Complex orthopedic conditions
- Peripheral neuropathy
- Neuromuscular diseases
- Chronic neuropathic pain (complex pain often accompanied by tissue injury)
Why choose The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center?
Our Community Re-entry Program provides opportunities for you to develop life skills, vocational skills and your individual talents. Here’s why patients choose Ohio State for assistance re-entering their home, work or school environment:
Personalized Care: We design a personalized community re-entry plan based on your personal needs and goals. We specialize in the treatment of young adults with brain injuries. A team of expert healthcare professionals works together to provide comprehensive, innovative treatments tailored to meet your needs.
Accredited Care: We are proud that our Inpatient Rehabilitation Programs at Dodd Hall and our Outpatient Medical Rehabilitation Programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). CARF recognized our programs as meeting the highest standards in quality, safety and outcome measures, which provide risk-reduction and accountability in our patient care.
Nation’s Best: Ohio State’s rehabilitation program consistently ranks among the best in the nation. As an academic medical center, Ohio State offers comprehensive medical expertise, the most advanced technologies and treatment techniques and innovative care backed by research knowledge.