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Rehabilitation Programs

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Patrick Phelan
Interim Executive Director
(630) 792-5145

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Associate Director

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Associate Director

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Associate Director

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Business Development Coordinator



Joint Commission Disease-Specific Care Certification is available for many types of rehabilitation programs, in acute care hospitals, rehabilitation specialty hospitals, long term care facilities or home care settings. Currently-certified programs include:

  • Stroke rehabilitation

  • Brain Injury rehabilitation

  • Cardiac rehabilitation

  • Orthopedic rehabilitation

  • Pulmonary rehabilitation

All rehabilitation certifications are reviewed using the general disease-specific care standards. In addition, rehabilitation programs must adopt clinical practice guidelines relevant to the care provided, and collect and analyze four performance measures.
Download a complete list of certified programs

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