Rehabilitation made easy
Many people require continued rehabilitation after discharge from the hospital in order to regain physical abilities and to maintain their quality of life.
Tanner Health System offers physical, occupational, and speech therapy at different levels of care at all facilities, including swing bed, inpatient, outpatient, home health and occupational health. Rehabilitation services staff work with patients to restore, strength, mobility, balance and function after injury or illness has occurred. Individual treatment plans are developed for each patient with an emphasis on their proactive role in the recovery process.
Physical, occupational and speech therapy services are delivered in coordination with nursing care in Tanner’s acute care units, located at Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton, Tanner Medical Center/Villa Rica and Higgins General Hospital in Bremen, as well as swing bed unit located at Higgins General Hospital. Physical and occupational therapists, as well as speech pathologists, work with other health care providers in the home health and hospice environments. Outpatient therapy is also offered at Higgins General Hospital.
Patients treated through Tanner’s Occupational Health program also have access to physical therapy services as a part of their treatment of work-related injuries.
Advanced, comprehensive rehabilitation
Tanner Rehab Facility is a 13,000-square-foot facility located inside Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton. Each of the facility’s 20 beds are private, and one is located in a 320-square-foot transitional living apartment, featuring a kitchen with standard-height cabinets and appliances, washing machine and dryer, dining table a chair, sofa and more so patients can re-learn how to navigate and function around their homes.
Designed for patients who have suffered strokes or who must otherwise re-learn how to perform everyday household tasks, Tanner Rehab Facility also serves patients who have undergone orthopedic procedures, such as joint replacements, and have other underlying health issues that could impair their recovery. At the facility, patients have access to occupational therapy, speech therapy and physical therapy, as well as a team of rehabilitation physicians, rehabilitation registered nurses and admission coordinators to provide a comprehensive approach to care.
You must have a referral from your physician or surgeon in order to schedule an appointment for rehabilitation services.
Tanner Rehabilitation Services | Carrollton
705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
Hours: 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (inpatient and skilled nursing)
Tanner Rehabilitation Services | Villa Rica
601 Dallas Highway, Villa Rica, GA 30180
Hours: Various (inpatient only)
Tanner Rehabilitation Services | Bremen
200 Allen Memorial Drive, Bremen GA 30110
Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (inpatient and outpatient)