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My name is Roland G., and my wife, Rita G., has been a patient in your Marion facility for two years. I would like to thank you for appointing Mrs. Karen Wadlow as the Administrator of this wonderful organization. Let me say I retired as Chief of Security in a healthcare facility that changed hands three times and saw four different administrators. I would like to say that none of them compared to Mrs. Karen Wadlow. This woman is a kind and intelligent individual, and she has no problem greeting patients with a warm, “hello, how are you today?” Not only does this speak volumes, but it is a testament to her great personality in terms of compassion and caring. At gatherings and functions, she navigates the room easily, conversing with everyone. She thinks nothing of going “the whole nine yards” for people. In my opinion, the staff also appears to interact well with Mrs. Karen Wadlow. As I am only a visitor to see my wife, I wish to add that my wife receives exceptional care from all the nurses and staff in the Bradford Unit. —Thank you for all you do, Roland G.


Sippican Healthcare Center

Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital Westborough

Whittier offers the only comprehensive neuro-focused day rehab facility in the Metrowest area. 

 

 

We are now offering admission to our Neuro Day Rehab Program, an intensive stroke and brain injury recovery program that offers physical, occupational and speech/language therapy, as well as regular visits with a Nurse Practitioner focused on care coordination, education, support, health promotion and stroke prevention. 

Available Monday through Thursday from 9-2, our program provides personalized, rigorous rehabilitation combined with social and recreational opportunities. Upon referral, patients are assessed and a program created that accommodates their needs, including frequency and duration of attendance. 

The program is designed to promote independence and functional recovery, and our team works closely to assist the patient to meet their personal rehab goals. Using the gym, the pool and our simulated environments, which include an apartment with a kitchen, a movie theatre, an ATM and a supermarket, each person’s functional progress is carefully tracked and the program adjusted as their skills improve and goals change. 

Treatments are both one-on-one and in groups, and our team is dedicated to the program, so that patients work with the same therapists during their entire enrollment.

Highlights of our program:
• Available Monday - Thursday 9am-2pm
• Comprehensive outpatient neuro-focused rehab program
• Individualized program based on patient’s goals to promote independence and functionality
• OT, PT and S/L and Nurse Practitioner 
• Individual sessions and groups, both on land and in pool
• Care coordination, risk reduction education, general health promotion
• Gym, pool and simulated environments, including supermarket, theater, apartment with kitchen and banking
• Social and recreational opportunities
• Personalized schedule
• Family meetings

Call Alixis Van Horn, RN, MSN, APRN-C, CHPN or Danielle Bergeron, Outpatient Manager at (508) 871-2077 to learn more. Referrals can be made by individuals, family members, agencies, and health care providers. Most insurances accepted.

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